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Medications Dispenser & Holiday Cover – Elm Hayes Surgery

Closing date is 15th November 2021

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a GP Surgery Dispenser in Elm Hayes Surgery in Bath and North East Somerset.

Job overview

Are you ready for a new challenge? Do you want to make a real difference in a rewarding career? Join our friendly Dispensary team.

We are looking to recruit a new team member to work between 24 hours per week, for normal duties holiday cover. Working more hours as/if required.

The new recruit will need to be flexible between the hours of 8 am – 6 pm every day. (Rotas will be given 3-4 weeks in advance.)

The rate of pay is £9.47 per hour.

Main duties of the job

The successful candidate will support our Surgery Team and Patients in the busy village of Paulton. Coordinating the work of healthcare professionals and non-clinical staff, you will ensure the provision of an effective patient-focused service.

Your role is a key part of our growing and progressive GP surgery.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, patient-focused and highly motivated individual to work within our innovative and supportive organisation alongside GPs, Nurses, as part of our multi-disciplinary team.

Job responsibilities

Interested? To be considered for this role, you will need:

To be a qualified Dispenser (or have experience with Medications and be willing to undertake training).

Have your own car and be willing to deliver medications to homes as required.

Experience of working within healthcare or the voluntary/community sector, supporting vulnerable groups.  Whilst not essential, it would be beneficial to have experience of using Systm1 clinical system or familiarity with similar clinical systems.

To be motivated by helping people, and be caring and empathetic

To possess strong IT skills to include Microsoft Word, and email.

Although you would be based at Elm Hayes Surgery, we may need to work at different locations across our Primary Care Network, such as a vaccination centre.


About us

Elm Hayes Surgery have around 9111 patients. You will be employed by the 3 Valleys Primary Care Network, a collaborative of 9 practices, of which we are a member.

Employers Details

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Sharon Taylor or Hannah Holland at Elm Hayes Surgery, Clandown Road, Paulton, Bristol, BS39 7SF email or contact 01761 404220/404221

Apply by sending in your CV and a covering letter to for the attention of Hannah Holland.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.