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HWSETA Basic Level Pharmacist Assistant Learner

Position: HWSETA Basic Level Pharmacist Assistant Learner
Department: Pharmacy

We are currently seeking an 18.2 HWSETA Basic Level Pharmacist Assistant Learner to join our team at Life St George’s Hospital. This position will report to Adaire Begley, our Senior Pharmacist.

As a successful candidate, you will receive a HWSETA grant that covers the course fee and provides a stipend for the duration of your 12-month employment at Life St George’s Hospital Pharmacy. To be considered for enrollment, prospective learners must also pass an arithmetic and literacy assessment with a minimum score of 85%.


  • Perform general housekeeping and administrative tasks in the pharmacy, as directed by the Pharmacy Manager/Senior Pharmacist.
  • Assist with the unpacking of medicines.
  • Pick, pack, and dispatch ward orders.
  • Participate in cycle counts and stock takes of pharmaceutical stock.
  • Aid in the compounding of pharmaceutical preparations.
  • Provide individuals with health information to promote overall well-being.


  • Certified copy of matric certificate.
  • Successful completion of Maths/Maths Lit and Science/Life Science.
  • Currently unemployed.
  • From a previously disadvantaged background.
  • Computer literacy is advantageous.
  • Strong motivation, enthusiasm, and ability to work well in a team.


  • Problem-solving, analysis, and judgement.
  • Resilience.
  • Engaging diversity.
  • Effective verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
  • Action-oriented.
  • Building and maintaining relationships.
  • Customer responsiveness.
  • Organizational awareness.
  • Commitment to excellence.
  • Ethical behavior.

To apply, please send your CV to [email protected]

Prospective applicants – It is important to have a conversation with your supervisor prior to submitting an application. We also welcome external candidates.

Take the time to browse through our available positions and discover the ideal opportunity for you. Once you have found a suitable position, please download the application form and send it via email to the designated contact person mentioned in the job advertisement.

At Life Healthcare, we value diversity and ensure equal opportunities for all individuals.
We appreciate your interest in this opportunity. Please note that only candidates who are selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Location: Life St George’s Hospital (PE)


If you have not received any communication within two weeks after the closing date of this advertisement, please understand that your application was not successful.

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