Pharmacist Assistant Post Basic

Life Entabeni Hospital
Pharmacist Assistant Post Basic

2 Permanent on Demand vacancies exist for Pharmacist Assistants Post Basic based at Life Entabeni Hospital, reporting to Senior Pharmacist. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the quality pharmaceutical services, financial objectives, legislative compliance and people management requirements are achieved to the required standards.

Critical Outputs
  • Processing of prescriptions and credits.
  • Perform duties as per scope of practice as prescribed by the South African Pharmacy Council
  • Issuing of ethical stock to wards and Theatre
  • Ordering and unpacking of ethical stock.
  • Participate in stock taking and cycle counts.
  • Procurement, control and distribution of pharmaceutical stock.
  • Implement pharmacy quality initiatives.
  • Participate in achieving stock targets.
  • Achieve optimal retail system utilisation.
  • Provide direction and inspire positive work behaviour in team
  • Registered as a Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant with the SAPC
  • Experience in hospital pharmacy would be an advantage
  • Knowledge and understanding of pharmacy legislation and regulatory frameworks
  • Computer literacy is an essential requirement and a knowledge of SAP/Impilo would be advantageous
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are important as a good relationship with doctors, hospital staff and suppliers are essential.

Ntombi Zondo

Closing date
Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

Explore our vacancies and find the right opportunity for you. Download the application form and email to the relevant contact person specified in the job advertisement.

Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Please note that Life Healthcare has a mandatory Covid vaccination policy. Only vaccinated external candidates will also be considered.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.

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