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Whelehans Pharmacy - the community pharmacy that's all about - YOU

 

Whelehans Pharmacy has been serving the people of Mullingar, Westmeath and surrounding areas since 1898. 

From our traditional base in Pearse Street, Mullingar and more recently our second store at Clonmore, Mullingar, we offer excellent and personalized customer service, our friendly and highly trained staff are always on hand to give assistance and advice.

The core of our success for over 100 years is delivering care to the community through exemplary customer care. Our highly trained staff provide an efficient service in a friendly and personal manner.

With this in mind, we are always looking for high calibre staff to join us and help keep us at the forefront of what a modern community pharmacy can offer. This includes:-

Pharmacists

Pharmacy Technicians

Pharmacy Sales Assistants

If you are looking to advance your career, feel free to send us your CV so that we have your details on file and can contact you should a vacancy arise. All details submitted will be treated in strict confidence. First step is to email your CV to info@whelehans.ie along with a few lines about your current situation and aspirations

 Current Vacancies:- 

Pharmacy Manager - Whelehans Residential Care Facility Mullingar
Whelehans Pharmacy Clonmore Mullingar are recruiting for a Pharmacy Manager to join our amazing team!

As a pharmacy manager, you will oversee and manage the entire operations of the pharmacy department. Your duties will include assisting with the onboarding process of new hires, training staff to efficiently handle customer orders while maintaining professionalism and ensuring pharmacy compliance with legal and state regulations. You will be responsible for updating and reviewing our SOPS annually. Additionally, you will be responsible for corresponding with customers to address queries and concerns. In our specialized residential care setting, the manager will oversee daily operations, conduct medication reviews, and address any issues by liaising directly with the pharmacist or nursing home. You will be working alongside two professionally trained Supervisors to support your role.

Candidate should be able to demonstrate the attributes outlined below:

  • Oversee the operations of the dispensary, front of shop and admin department.
  • Excellent communication and delegation skills
  • Ensure customers are prescribed the correct medication.
  • Ensure pharmacy compliance with legal and state regulations.
  • Communicate effectively with customers regarding queries and issues.
  • Ensure staff provide high standards of customer service.
  • Assist in the onboarding process of new hires.
  • Train staff to prioritize customer orders and deliver them efficiently.
  • Instruct staff to always interact professionally and courteously with customers.


Qualifications of the candidate

  • A bachelor's degree in pharmacy or equivalent is required
  • Proven experience in a managerial role in a pharmacy
  • Extensive knowledge of pharmaceuticals and treatment drugs
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Self-motivation, and flexibility to work 40 hours per week, including weekends.

Benefits of working with us:

  • Free on-site parking
  • Generous staff discount
  • Gain extensive knowledge on how Whelehans operates from an existing talented team.
  • Employee assistance programme
  • HR support
  • Close at 4pm on Saturdays
  • Closed Sundays & bank holidays
  • Competitive salary depending on experience.

Want to learn more about this exciting role? - Please email CV to nhadmin@whelehans.ie

12/06/24

Pharmacy Technician Job
For Whelehans Residential Care Facility Mullingar
Whelehans Pharmacy Clonmore Mullingar are recruiting for a Pharmacy Technician to join our ever-growing team- an amazing opportunity for the right applicant! This role is primarily for a full-time dispensing Pharmacy technician. We specialise in pharmacy services for healthcare settings (e.g.) Nursing homes, Community Care Homes, etc. This role is full time 5 days per week with some Saturdays included.
Candidate should be able to demonstrate the attributes outlined below:
• Hard working diligent individual
• Flexible and adaptable approach
• Ability to work both as part of an existing team and on own initiative
• Experience of working to tight deadlines
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Ability to work in a busy and fast paced environment.
• Highly proficient computer skills (e.g.) ECDL and Pharmacy system knowledge
• Familiarity with wide variety of medicine supply and dispensing systems/schemes.
• Previous pharmacy technician experience required.
Benefits of working with us:
• Free on-site parking
• Generous staff discount
• Gain extensive knowledge on how Whelehans operates from an existing talented team.
• Employee assistance programme
• HR support
• Flexible working hours
• Close at 4pm on Saturdays
• Closed Sundays & bank holidays
• Career opportunities
• Competitive salary depending on experience.
Interested? Please email CV to nhadmin@whelehans.ie