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Relief Pharmacist

Avicenna Pharmacy Swindon

55 Guildford Avenue


Relief Pharmacist

Full Time

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Relief Pharmacist Manager – Competitive Salary (Swindon)

Avicenna Retail Limited has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Pharmacist. You will be required to mainly to assist our COVID vaccination Pharmacy in Swindon. However, from time to time, you will also be required to support our Southern Pharmacies when needed. A mileage allowance will be paid when travelling to different Stores.

Initially this is a 6 month fixed term contract.

This is a great prospect for someone who wishes to gain experience working in different locations and working with different people, whilst contributing to the success of the Company.

Each of our different pharmacies offer various services to support the local community.

About Avicenna

We are a growing company with great ambition, that puts our team and local community first.

What you can expect

As a Relief Pharmacist, you will be mainly supporting our Swindon Pharmacy in the delivery of COVID Vaccinations. You will also be required from time to time to travel within your designated area assisting our teams to deliver the high-class service that is expected within our Pharmacies. It goes without saying that you’ll be providing excellent customer and patient care, it’s more than just dispensing medicine, it’s listening to and inspiring others whilst giving them your expert advice and reassurance.

Key accountabilities will be:

  • Delivering the pharmacy strategy through providing expert care and advice
  • Accountable for legal and ethical decisions in the pharmacy
  • Building pharmacy capability of store teams
  • Conducting continual review through audit, observations, and risk assessment to ensure customer and patient safety is paramount
  • Delivering a range of professional pharmacy services

What’s in it for you?

Pharmacists are at the heart of our business. We know how important it is to reward the great work they do. We have a range of benefits that go beyond salary and offer flexibility to suit individual needs. These include:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Pension contributions
  • Annual performance based bonus
  • 25 days plus public holidays
  • Staff discount

This position is initially for 6 months, however, as a growing Company you may also be able to develop your career with a wide variety of opportunities available.

What you need

To be successful in this role you will have a professional, caring character and a true desire to help others feel good. In addition, you will have:

  • A Pharmacy degree and be registered with GPhC
  • An understanding of pharmacy law and ethics
  • Experience of working in a retail environment
  • Proven experience of delivering great customer service
  • Strong communication skills with attention to detail
  • Experience of managing teams, in terms of performance and development
  • Successfully managed budgets