Clarity Locums is recruiting a Supervising/ Superintendent Pharmacist for a thriving pharmacy in Walkinstown, Dublin 12.
This is a full time role which will require you to work 5 days per week, including 2 in 4 Saturdays per month.
This pharmacy opened over 35 years ago and is located within a small shopping center. The pharmacy owner has 4 other pharmacies within Ireland. This pharmacy is opened Monday - Saturday 9am-6pm and closed on Sundays.
Management of staff within the pharmacy including a pharmacy technician and 2 OTC assistants.
Responsible for the day to day management and operation of the pharmacy.
Responsible for the professional policy and clinical management of the pharmacy practice.
In control of the management and administration of the sale and supply of medicines, and has overall control of the
professional and clinical pharmacy policy.
Working to agreed operating procedures within the pharmacy to maintain the highest ethical standards and deliver excellent customer care.
To adhere to dispensing standard operating procedures and ensure maintenance of the appropriate records and hygiene within the pharmacy as per the Pharmacy Act 2008.
To fulfill the required advisory role in relation to over the counter medicines and ensure that staff on the medicine counter are aware of the procedure for counter prescribing and their limitations.
Ensure that the proper procedure for the various Department of Health Schemes e.g. DPS, LTI, GMS is carried out and that they are kept up to date, submitted properly at the end of each month and payment is reconciled as set down by Company Procedures.
Maintain appropriate stock levels in the Pharmacy ensuring the correct storage and monitoring of dated products.
To ensure that the Pharmacy is kept clean and tidy.
To ensure while on duty the highest standards of care and service is delivered.
To understand, support and participate in the retail operation of the Pharmacy.
To participate in training and development programmes provided by the pharmacy.
To keep abreast of all changes to registration and PSI practice guidance.
Any other duties as required
Experience and Skills Required:
3 years post registration experience.
Member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland.
Excellent attention to detail is essential.
Highly organised with a proven ability to work on multiple tasks accurately in a busy environment.
Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
Flexible and willing to engage fully with all elements of the operation of the Pharmacy.
Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
Discretion when addressing customer queries and to treat customer/patient information confidentially.
Good IT skills are an advantage.
MPS is the dispensing system used, experience with this system is an advantage but not essential.
Salary and Benefits:
Salary is negotiable and based on experience.