Pharmacist Assistant Learner Basic- HWSETA Learnership

Life Kingsbury Hospital
Pharmacist Assistant Learner Basic- HWSETA Learnership

Two fixed term vacancies exists for an unemployed person for the above position at Life Kingbsury Hospital, Cape Town, starting in

1 April 2020 and ending 31 March 2021.The successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of the

Pharmacy and will report to the Senior Pharmacist and the Tutor.

Critical Outputs
  • Supplying of medication to the wards and theatre on requisitions and assist with management of all pharmaceuticals within the hospital under the supervision of a pharmacist
  • Controlling inventory (ethical and surgical).
  • Assisting in aggressively managing dead and obsolete stock in the hospital.
  • Stock-take, cycle counts and investigation of variances
  • Processing of patient credits.
  • Replenishing the emergency cupboard.
  • Unpacking ethical and surgical stock, checking expiries and invoices
  • Ensuring that the security protocols are adhered to.
  • Maintaining high ethical and professional standards.
  • Grade 12 with Mathematics and Life Sciences or Physical Sciences
  • Must be unemployed
  • Computer literacy
  • Good organizational skills are essential, as well as teamwork and strong customer orientation.
  • Other competencies required are an ability to work under pressure, as part of a team, excellent communication skills and precise and meticulous work.
  • Service-orientated personality
  • All candidates meeting the minimum requirements will be required to write an entrance test. 
  • All successful candidates will then be interviewed.
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgment
  • Attention to detail
  • Resilience
  • Verbal & written communication skills
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Action orientation

Susan Gibbs

Closing date
Friday, January 17, 2020

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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Life Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.

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