Support Pharmacist - Dún Laoghaire - (20 Hours)

Job Ref: 96
Job Category: Positions Available
Salary: Competitive
Hours 20
Closing Date: 31 October 2019
Job Requirements

Support Pharmacist – Dún Laoghaire - Part-Time

Cara Pharmacy is a progressive, independent, vibrant pharmacy group consisting of sixteen stores located throughout Ireland. Our business is twofold and is primarily divided into Pharmacy Services and Retail. We also have an award-winning online store.

We are a family orientated company, with a small management team that is highly flexible and extremely hands on.

Cara Pharmacy are currently seeking to hire a Support Pharmacist to join the company, working in our Dún Laoghaire facility. The hours of the role will be 5-9pm Monday to Friday (20 hours per week).

Job Duties

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist in the professional, clinical, ethical and financial running of the pharmacy in line with company and industry regulations.
  • Work with the team to deliver complete care solutions for our customers and patients.
  • Dispense and advise patients on POM and P medicines.
  • Assist in the management of OTC stock control and merchandising.
  • Execute the dispensary business plan.
  • Assist in group healthcare and retail events.
  • Day to day management of the dispensary.
  • Communicate with the team on business performance, new initiatives and other pertinent issues. 
  • To partake in staff training events and encourage and support the development of the team.
  • Report to head office on store and employee performance.
Essential Criteria

Minimum Requirements

The successful candidate will be a passionate, highly driven and motivated individual who loves what they do.

You will also:

  • Be registered with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland or be eligible to register with the PSI immediately.
  • Be a self- motivated, enthusiastic individual with excellent people skills, confidence and good clinical knowledge. 
  • Have excellent communication skills and be acutely aware of customer needs while being also being commercially astute.
  • Have a key focus on the customer ensuring excellent face to face interactions. 
  • Be a highly organised individual who has the ability to work under pressure.
  • Be positive, committed, loyal and enjoy working in a collaborative environment. 
  • Have previous pharmacy experience in a busy pharmacy environment, preferably with experience of Republic of Ireland schemes.
How to Apply

Please send your Cover Letter and CV Application to

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.