Botesdale Health Centre
Botesdale Health Centre Botesdale Diss Norfolk IP22 1DW
Tel: 01379 898295
Fax: 01379 890477
Out of Hours: 111

Current Vacancies

Dispensary Counter Assistant & Prescribing Clerk (one role)
We are looking for a hardworking, enthusiastic individual to join our busy dispensing team, providing support and a high quality service to all patients and clinical staff.  Pharmacy/dispensary and customer service experience is desirable, but full training will be provided for the right candidate.
Applicants must be self-motivated, physically fit and have a willingness to learn and work as part of a team. You must possess good attention to detail, and produce work to the required standard. Confidentiality is paramount, therefore having a professional manner is essential and the successful candidate will be required to sign and abide by our confidentiality agreement. You must be flexible and able to cover shifts Monday – Friday between 8.30am and 18.30pm (am or pm shift).
Duties will include;

  • Dealing with enquires either face to face, or over the phone
  • Requesting repeat medications on the clinical system
  • Ordering stock
  • Handing out prescriptions
  • Ensuring payments are taken and processed for prescriptions / forms are completed correctly

Skills required:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • To be able to work to strict protocols and have good attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as on your own initiative
  • To communicate effectively
  • Competent IT skills 
  • Higher education qualifications

Job Type: Permanent
Working Pattern: Part Time
We have 18 hours a week available.
Please send your CV to: leverne.rose2@nhs.net


NVQ Level 2 Dispensary Assistant
We are looking for a hardworking, enthusiastic individual to join our busy dispensing team, providing support and a high quality service to all patients and clinical staff. An NVQ level 2 in pharmacy service skills is essential as well as Pharmacy /GP Dispensary experience.
Applicants must be self-motivated, physically fit and have a willingness to work as part of a team. You must possess good attention to detail, and produce work to the required standard whilst meeting deadlines. Confidentiality is paramount, therefore having a professional manner is essential and the successful candidate will be required to sign and abide by our confidentiality agreement. You must be flexible and able to cover shifts Monday – Friday between 8.30am and 18.30pm (am or pm shift).

Duties will include;

  • Processing repeat prescription requests
  • Dealing with enquires either face to face, or over the phone
  • Assembling and dispensing medication
  • Ordering stock
  • Handing out prescriptions
  • Ensuring payments are taken and processed for prescriptions / forms are completed correctly
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • To be able to work to strict protocols and have good attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as on your own initiative
  • To communicate effectively
  • Competent IT skills & experience of dispensing systems
  • NVQ Level 2

Job Type: Permanent
Working Pattern: Part Time 18 hours per week but must be flexible to cover holidays and sickness
Hourly rate is £9.72 per hour for a qualified Dispenser.
Please send your CV to: leverne.rose2@nhs.net

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