Pharmacy Dispenser

June 7, 2024

Job Description

Company Description
As part of our expansion, Curaleaf are looking for a Dispenser to join our Pharmacy.
About Us:
Curaleaf Inc, a publicly listed business and the world’s largest cannabis company, generating annual revenues of in excess of USD 1.2bn and with a market cap of USD 6 bn. At Curaleaf, we have spent the last decade driving the cannabis health movement and providing people across America with quality product they can rely on. Now we’ve gone International, joining forces with European leaders in the development and production of medical cannabis and a unique, vertically integrated model.
Curaleaf International is the International operating arm of Curaleaf Inc. The company is currently selling within the Medical market in the UK, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, the Nordics, Poland, and Israel. In addition, it is working towards launching directly into the Adult Use market that is in the process of legalising in Germany.
Our Vision: To enhance lives by cultivating, sharing, and celebrating the power of the plant.
Working from our main office in Sunderland, this is a high-volume pharmacy role like no other. You will be labelling, handling, and dispensing prescriptions for controlled drugs, ensuring all regulations and Standard Operating Procedures are followed. You will not be in a direct customer-facing environment, so this role would be suited to someone who holds enough of a passion for pharmacy work to not require the external drive of in-house customers.
Duties will include, but not be limited to:
Helping manage the Controlled Drugs registers and complying with relevant legal controls
Building professional relationships, both internally and externally
Stock control
Maintaining dispensary cleanliness and standards
Working alongside the Customer Service and Admin teams to manage our patients’ expectations via email and telephone
Efficiently organising workload and dispensary layout to ensure efficiency
Aiding in completion and organisation of pharmacy paperwork
About You:
To be successful in this role, you must have strong numeracy, literacy, and IT skills in order to navigate our bespoke software. As Curaleaf is a growing, innovative company, you must be pro-active and keen on self-development. It is essential you:
Willing and eager to learn about medicinal cannabis products
Have a great eye for detail
Maintain a calm demeanour, even under pressure and with tight deadlines
Are adaptable with excellent problem-solving skills
Can self-motivate while working autonomously
Appreciate the value in working as part of a wider team
Although the following are not essential, for this role it would be great to have:
Experience working in a fast-paced Pharmacy
NVQ Level 2 Pharmacy Dispenser qualification
DBS certificate on the update service (will be provided by company if not in place)
Other information
What we offer:
We value progression and development, offering lots of opportunity in a rapidly growing organisation. We also offer:
Competitive salary
Excellent holiday allowance
Private medical insurance
On-site parking
Life insurance
If this sounds like an ideal role for you, don’t delay in getting your application in! This vacancy may be closed early due to a high level of interest.