Dis-Chem: Dispensary Support Learnership 2021

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Job Detail

  • Offered Salary 1000
  • Career Level Student
  • Experience Fresh
  • Gender Male
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description

Dis-Chem Pharmacies

Dispensary Support Learnership

Company: Dis-Chem Pharmacies
Job Title: Dispensary Support Learner
Location: Soshanguve, Pretoria
Closing Date: 05 February 2021

Job Description

Dis-Chem Dispensary Support Learnership Opportunity 2021
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Soshanguve store has an opportunity available for a Dispensary Support Learner to join the team. The main purpose of this is to employ learners who are capable of doing and completing the learner basic pharmacist assistant course.

This course will equip learners to understand the underlying principles of all the major areas related to the pharmaceutical environment and dispensing and promotes the notion of quality on the job learning, Staff will be employed in a Fixed Term position as Dispensary Support until such time as they are registered with the SAPC as learner basic assistants, Only once qualified as a basic pharmacist assistant will permanent employment be offered.



  • The sale of Schedule 1 medicines or scheduled substances
  • Assist with the compounding, manipulation or preparation of a non-sterile medicine or scheduled substance according to a formula and Standard Operating Procedures approved by the responsible pharmacist.
  • Assist with the unpacking and merchandising of stock and cleaning of dispensary and OTC shelves approved by the responsible pharmacist
  • Any other duties assigned to them by the Dispensry Manager
  • Learn to accurately interpret scripts and act in a professional and responsible manner and within the legal requirements in accordance with the South African Pharmaceutical Council
  • Ensure accurate picking / packing / labelling and checking of medication and be aware of common dosages as well as important drug interactions
  • Ensure that all medications, are checked for accuracy by a pharmacist and signed by a pharmacist
  • Assist in the control of stock 9 manage cleanliness and packing organisation of shelves and medicine expiry dates) of Schedule 1 to Schedule 5 medicines or schedules substances.
  • Follow up with patients regarding script tracking report as requested by the dispensary manager and follow up appointments
  • Assist with call centre scripts and patient service telephone calls
  • Provide information to individuals in order to promote health
  • Assist with scheme authorisation of chronic, HIV and AIDS and oncology medication
  • Report on low – / out of stock levels and stock errors to the dispensary manager
  • Receive dispensary stock in accordance with the SOP set out by the company



  • Grade 12 / Matric with Mathematisc (HG), Life Science and or Physical Science
  • Must have obtained at least an average of 50%



  • English and 2nd language – Read, write and speak
  • Time management, deadline driven, dealing with pressure, attention to detail
  • Good communication skills, listening, customer service/focus, problem solving, team player, conflict management, leading by example, accountability, professional conduct, trustworthy and honest
  • Computer, numerical skills


Remuneration and benefits

  • Market related salary
  • Medical aid
  • Provident fund
  • Staff account


How to Apply


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