Company nameBranch name/code and addressBranch reviewCompany review
Aim RX LtdAppleton Village, Widnes, Cheshire, Widnes WA8 6DZ This branch is very disorganised and many complaints by patients on a weekday and Saturday shift. Some of the staff here are very under trained and not conducive to a steady and effective work flow.
Aim Rx LtdSorrel Bank Chemist, M6 7HL, SalfordVery busy but extremely well organised and has brilliant staff who stick to their roles to ensure it is run smoothly
Ali's Pharmacy93 Watney St, Shadwell, London E1 2QE
AsdaWoodchurch Rd, Birkenhead, Wirral CH49 5PDThis is a good branch and I would recommend
AsdaSurtees Rd, Peterlee SR8 5HAStaff are very nice and do not put pressure on you. However, it is a busy pharmacy and if you work without a 2nd pharmacist, it can be overwhelming. Late shifts are usually fine by yourself. Colleagues are competent and are trained on both the counter and the dispensary. Self-checking is almost never necessary. If it gets busy, it is difficult to get a break, but colleagues will support and will increase the waiting times.
AsdaWalney Rd, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 5UGGood
AsdaWhinbush Way, Darlington DL1 3RBOn a Saturday there's not much to check usually but the CD balance needs doing and whilst checking walk-ins you're expected to serve at the front counter as for a large period of time during the day there is not enough staff. The staff can be a little rude in their tone and try to use you as a spare part sometimes by rudely asking you to help with their jobs. But at the moment they don't have a manager so you can understand they are a bit stressed
Asda Marina Way, Hartlepool TS24 0XRAlways have at least one member of staff in or more. Due to the workload for the pharmacist the staff never expect the locum to serve at the till which is nice so we can get on with our jobs as pharmacists.
There is one member of staff who is quite loud and aggressively spoken and swears a lot but not towards the pharmacist, however it does add to the stressometer considerably when having to work along side her.
AsdaOld Potts Way, Shrewsbury SY3 7ETGood extremely busy
AsdaWoodchurch Rd, Birkenhead, Wirral CH49 5PDLovely branch with welcoming and hard working staff
AsdaMalinsgate, Telford TF3 4HZ
AsdaHowley Park Rd, Morley, Leeds LS27 0BPNo dispensers, manager keeps dispenser hours for himself
AsdaWoodchurch Rd, Birkenhead, Wirral CH49 5PDReally nice branch. the staff are lovely but some of them are inexperienced which is when you may need to help with the labelling/dispensing. But it's a quiet store most of the time
Ash grove pharmacy31 England Ln, Knottingley WF11 0JA
Ash Grove pharmacy31 England Ln, Knottingley WF11 0JAThe pharmacy is a very very busy pharmacy. So it's not for everyone. However if you are doing the nights there are hardly any staff which can be mayhem when there is a huge queue of customers.
Belstead Hills Pharmacy310 Sheldrake Drive, Ipswich, Suffolk , , IP2 9LFCut staff to the bone.. but good staff
Biddulph Pharmacy1-3 Tunstall Rd, Biddulph, Stoke-on-Trent ST8 6HJStaff were very helpful and understanding.
BootsOxford Retail Park OX4 6XJThis partially branch was very poorly staffed and the workload was very high. Although I was a locum, I was left alone for the first three hours of the shift as the dispenser arrived at 11am. There was no one at the beginning of the day to show me around and I wasn’t even able to log into the computer. Overall it was a very poor experience and I vowed to never return. Boots as a company, can differ from branch to branch depending on store and area managers.
Boots750 Bristol Rd S, Birmingham B31 2NN
Boots26-30 George St, Bathgate EH48 1PWVery well run. However short staffed which made the day difficult and mentally draining. Would have been ideal having one more member of staff to help serve customers. Also expected to be on your own for first 15 minutes
Boots19-20 Broadway, Catterick Garrison DL9 4RF
Boots49-53 High St, Dundee DD1 1UEIt was a lovely branch, staff were amazing, all very open and friendly but Jesus the workload required 3 pharmacists and when you only got 2 or when staff members were on holiday when it was just crazy crazy. One pharmacists was made to work 17 days in a row because they couldn't book locums in! There would literally be queues right to the door every hour. A never ending conveyor belt of prescriptions.Im not a huge fan of boots simply because there's always an insane workload and a severe lack of staff. The staff all know this but the regional managers either can get someone out or simply don't care. And yet their targets are still stupidly high.
BootsMalvern Retail Park, Roman Way, Malvern WR14 1JQOne of the better boots stores to Locum at. Staff are well mannered and well trained however could do with at least one counter staff as the medicines counter can get busy, often for queries non-pharmacy related.
Boots32 High St, Cheadle SK8 1ALAvoid BTC Cheadle, nightmare to work in, with very small dispensery, dispenser was nice but very clearly overwhelmed
Boots94 Pydar St, Truro TR1 2BDNot enough experienced staff to do the job and phone constantly ringing
Boots5 Ryemarket, Stourbridge DY8 1HJNo staff at all on the chemist counter, customers shouting at colleagues. Many addicts. Invoice was not put through promptly by management so I got paid late
Boots1 Dukes Walk Service Rd, Waterlooville PO7 7HSI worked all day without a dispenser!! Very unsafe
Boots45 East St, Blandford Forum DT11 7DXInadequately trained staff and not enough staff. Poorly organised. Way behind on dispensing. Area manager ignorant and doesn’t care except for targets
Boots Frodsham, WA6 6RXBranch is very poorly managed and staffed. There are serious concerns with the operation of this branch, which are at a point which they may be compromising patient safety. SOP’s are not being followed, with a 2 week back log of prescriptions, poor cleanliness, stock is not filled or filtered away, along with delivery scripts. Patient care is not being adequately provided, staffing levels are very poor.
BootsGallagher Retail Park, Axletree Way, Wednesbury WS10 9QY
BootsThe Gerard Centre, Gerard St, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan WN4 9ANvery nice staff and polite and helpful manager. workload very high, always behind, constant checking. pushed to do MURs
Boots36-38 Wellington Rd, Ellesmere Port CH65 0APit's a busy branch and short staffed
Boots3-4 South Terrace, Union Square Shopping Park, Guild St, Aberdeen AB11 5PFBusy enough to keep you going. Alot of sales to do and methadone
Boots102 New St, West Midlands, Birmingham B2 4HQEasy branch to work in. A lot of methadones but they are made up already.
BootsVentura Park Rd, Tamworth B78 3JDA moderately busy pharmacy. You have a full set of staff up till final hour when you don't and have to self check.
Boots5-7 Church St, Oswestry SY11 2SUI would go back again.
Boots121-125 Holton Rd, Barry CF63 4SW
BootsLupset Medical Centre, WF2 8FEVery busy branch but double cover and enough staff to deal with workload
BootsCleveland Retail Park, TS6 6UXNot enough staff to cope with the workload of the amount of customers coming into the store
BootsMill Gate Shopping Centre Bury BL9 0QQExtremely busy and under staffed luckily the only dispenser working with me was very efficient and hard working and helped to reduce the pressure and I have experience working for boots otherwise for a locum not used to the boots system it would be too much of a workload and too little staff to deal with demand
Boots20-21 High St, Newtown SY16 2NUBusy branch! Great staff!
Boots55-57 Terrace Rd, Aberystwyth SY23 2AFGood staff
Boots34-38 George St, Oban PA34 5NL
BootsGeorge St, Aberdeen AB25 1HZ
Boots36 Queen St, Cardiff CF10 2RG
Boots125 High St, Bath BA1 4DFDuck and move. This pharmacy has gone from busy but manageable to having no permanent staff. Only relief dispensers. Stock and repeat requests not reordered and patients quite rightly angry. Only one relief dispenser (who was very good) for a very busy community pharmacy. Would not recommend working here again unless major improvements are made.
Boots72 Poole Rd, Bournemouth BH4 9DZVery friendly staff. Quite quiet. OTC queries are managed by health care staff. Very few walk ins. Methadones are pre-made. 1 hour lunch break.
BootsYate Shopping Centre, 21 W Walk, Yate, Bristol BS37 4AXUsually Two pharmacists, pharmacy also has care home services. Find yourself being asked to cover front desk in morning whilst dispensers dispense and put away stock which means when they’re done, full wall to check. Expected to answer phone calls as phone is placed right by checking area. No methadone patients. Medium work load
Boots5 Hollin Park Pde, Leeds LS8 3AS
Boots37 Tanglewood Way, Chalford, Bussage, Stroud GL6 8DEBusy but manageable branch, staff are great and manager is nice.
Boots5 Soroba Rd, Oban PA34 4JG
BootsNorth west regionI wouldn't work there again
Boots2 Scalby Ln, Gilberdyke, Brough HU15 2UJSteady work load with spurts of busy spells. On the day one staff member down and it showed with the amount I had to help out at the counter
Boots12 Main St, Cross Hills, Keighley BD20 8TBLots of checking even though they do on average 7k items per month.
Boots6 & B7 Eagles Meadow, Wrexham LL13 8DGGood branch
BootsQueen's Square, Dolgellau LL40 1ALNice branch.
Boots5 Wylcwm St, Knighton LD7 1AEBusy branch
BootsFront St, South Hetton, Durham DH6 2THSteady pace of work throughout the day. Handful of blue rxs but made up beforehand. Staff were friendly. Was left a message by the manager to get 3 murs
Boots37 Mytton Oak Rd, Shrewsbury SY3 8UG
Boots12 West Main Street, Bathgate, West Lothian, EH47 0QZ
Boots11-13 The Crescent, West Kirby, Wirral CH48 4HLI personally wouldn’t come back again. Been a counter assistant all day.
Boots 90-120 Broadway, Catterick DL9 4RFStaff very help in regards to helping you. Separate checking station for checking walkins and repeats which I like. Staff will file scripts for you which saves you the headache so you can focus on checking. Methadone generally already prepared. Usually busy in the morning when they dispense scripts left over/dropped down. Close for 1 hour for lunch.
BootsBarnsley Cortonwood Retail ParkVery quiet pharmacy. Usually only one dispenser on which is more than enough. Last hour you are alone but literally nothing to do except the odd P sale. But if a script came in you will have to self check. Dispensers are helpful when there.
BootsQueen's Square, Dolgellau LL40 1ALGood branch overall. More staff needed. Manger good
BootsFront St, South Hetton, Durham DH6 2THInvoice done on the day and was paid by the following week
BootsFront St, Medical Centre, Wingate TS28 5PZGood branch when staff are there, in my case they were sick and one on holiday so only had one dispenser. OTC staff are there but have nothing to do with dispensary, store manager came to help.
BootsD, Marsham Way, Longwell Green, Bristol BS30 7ES
Boots27 High St, Stourport-on-Severn DY13 8BJQuiet branch, but quite friendly staff. Dispensary is very small to move around in though.
Boots68 The Village, Haxby, York YO32 2HXHad to argue with the manager once I arrived to secure my paid working break as the stores contracted nhs hours do not state closure at lunch but the manager wanted me to have a 30 minute unpaid break dispite the fact that I was willing to stay on the premises for a working break. Also was challenged on invoicing for full mileage despite explaining It was agreed as part of my booking and showing proof on my emails.
Boots7 Silver St, Coningsby, Lincoln LN4 4SGBusy & disorganised. Short staffed. They were 2 days behind, normal pcist was there as extra to help catch up but did very little & certainly wasn't helping. Kept passing murs, checking & nms despite me being very busy checking EPs rxs. Ended up catching up with 2 days rxs (in a 14k store), doing 7 murs & 2 nms. Staff pleasant enough but wouldn't go back there for any rate as it felt all the work was passed onto locum & being taken advantage of to the max when other staff could have helped too!
Boots352-354 Birmingham Rd, Sutton Coldfield B72 1YH
Boots5 Wentworth St, Portree IV51 9EJ
Boots69-91 Commercial St, Rothwell, Leeds LS26 0AP
BootsEuston Rd, Kings Cross, London N1C 4ALNo healthcare staff between 8pm and midnight
Boots50 St Andrew's St, Droitwich WR9 8TJBad
BootsTrowbridgeThe Shires Gateway, 32 - 33 Bythesea Rd, Trowbridge BA14 8FZ
BootsLymington high st, SO41 9ANThe main problem was the store manager was extremely rude to me and treated me like I was below her. Looked down at me a lot and left me all alone in the pharmacy to check prescription and serve customers. Store itself was not that busy.Awful company to work for. They only care about commercial targets and speed checking without taking into regard patient safety or the workload and physical capability of the pharmacist on duty and what’s within their remit. Try to challenge you on doing MURs on patients who clearly don’t need them. I feel I as the professional it should be my decision on whether or not it’s clinically appropriate to undertake a medicine use review, not the opinion of a shop assistant or store manager.
BootsRegent Rd, Ordsall Ln, Salford M5 3TPStaff were friendly however there weren’t enough. No managers on site. I was expected to carry out various tasks preventing me from focusing on my professional duty i.e serve on tills, answer calls for beauty department.
Boots5 Ryemarket, Stourbridge DY8 1HJNo counter staff. Customers shouting at colleagues in dispensary to get served on chemist counter. Many, many methadone addicts.
Nobody bothered to process my invoice so got paid late. Never go back
BootsChester Rd, Broughton, Bretton, Chester CH4 0DPI liked this branch. I would say 7/10
Boots 3-5 The Rake, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 7ADgenerally it's a very organised and therefore quiet store. This is the first time I have found it to be busy, which is probably due to the new manager.
Boots34-38 George St,
PA34 5NL

Nice holiday town branch. Kept going but organised with plenty of staff.
Boots24 New Market St, Chorley PR7 1DEBranch manager had unrealistic expectations when there was no staff. To tons of checking that was left. Cd balance, to clincal check all the next week blister packs and then to make up the methadone all with just one other staff in store.
Boots16-17 Broad St, Welshpool SY21 7SDGood
Boots750 Bristol Rd S, Birmingham B31 2NNBranch was too busy and the dispenser had lack of respect for the locum
BootsFront St, South Hetton, Durham DH6 2THStaff are really good, busy as connected to the surgery
Boots The Brunel Centre, Bletchley, MK2 2ESDecent store, not very busy, care homes upstairs where I was based throughout the day
Boots15, Worthington Way, Denton, Manchester M34 3LYGood branch
Boots18 Westgate, Guisborough TS14 6BANot a busy branch at all about 4k items a month heavily walk in based and customer otc queries
BootsDownland Business PkWorthingWest SussexBN14 9LASmall good pharmacy but expected to sell a lot of non pharmacy related products at the counter such as general shop products shampooos nappies etc..
Boots45 East St, Blandford Forum DT11 7DXStore manager wanted to close the shop half an hour before contractual closing time due to stressful environment (disregarding the RPs say), and having said that she's very unprofessional.. her boyfriend picked her up 30min before closing time and threatened to 'punch someone in the face' as I argued we can't shut early and have to remain open till then. Branch is very understaffed and very behind on dispensing.
Boots48-49 The Borough, Farnham GU9 7NW
Boots38 E Meadway, Birmingham B33 0APVery very quiet branch.
Boots6, Bridge Rd, Prestatyn LL19 9BJThe branch was very busy and didn’t have adequate staff to cover the busy period. The area Prestatyn has had a lot of struggling pharmacies including the local lloyds store.
I don’t like how the store has a new policy o making pharmacist check at the front. This is unsafe and causes unnecessary pressure on pharmacist.
I wouldn’t recommend working at this store. However rates are good but mainly because pharmacist don’t want to work I the branch.
Boots44 King St, Wednesbury WS10 8DEalso paid incorrectly
BootsRectory lane medical centre, Rectory Ln, Guisborough TS14 7DJGood busy organised staff disheartened at area office pressure for target attainment
Boots18 Westgate, Guisborough TS14 6BAThe senior dispenser is a legend.. Really polite accomplished and efficient
Borders Pharmacy12 Marmion Rd, Galashiels TD1 2DEUnpleasant staff member
Burry Port Pharmacy11A Station Road, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire. SA16 0LRVery well run pharmacy with excellent supporting staff. Manageable workload.
Burwash Pharmacy and Travel Clinic9 Burwash Rd, Hove BN3 8GP
Care Pharmacy Ltd173 Grange Ln, Liverpool L25 5JYFair
Chelsea Pharmacy61-63 Sloane Ave, Chelsea, London SW3 3DHFocused on private scripts due to the location of the pharmacy, you have to be extremely careful with pricing of the items, customer satisfaction and all under a constant "self checking"environment
Cohens ChemistHume St, Kidderminster DY11 6SF
Cohens ChemistSt Gabriels Medical Centre, 4 Bishops Rd, Prestwich, Manchester M25 0HTGenerally a pleasant branch. But if you're a fast checker then the ACT will check less and you will be expected to do extra. And pushy for murs and nms.
Cohens Chemist6 Westbrook Centre, Westbrook , Warrington, Lancashire, WA5 8UGStaff are very good. Not enough staff however. A lot of walk ins. Massive queues
Cohens Chemist91 Holmfield Rd, Blackpool FY2 9RSAvoid! No one introduced themselves or even bothered to explain anything. Staff were new and inexperienced. Had help from other stores but wasn't enough. The locum dispenser, who had never worked there before, was more helpful. No sugar free methadone had been ordered. Patients are not the nicest. Awkward trying to make conversation with staff; blunt answers or you're just ignored. Stay away from this store!
Cohens Chemist4 Herriotts Lane, WELLINGBOROUGH NN8 4PT

Cohens ChemistChurch Ln, Garforth, Leeds LS25 1HBVery busy unbelievable workload neverending walk in collections deliveries
Cohens Chemist26 Otley Rd, Guiseley, Leeds LS20 8AH
Cohens ChemistHessle Grange Primary Care Centre, 11 Hull Road, HESSLE, HU13 9LZGood branch but staff were not proffesional, commonly swearing and talking about the branch manager and initially didnt make me feel comfortable
Cohens Chemist24/26 Main St, Garforth, Leeds LS25 1AAVery good spascious and manageable workload
Cohens Chemist46 - 48 Charlotte Street , Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6JB
Cohens ChemistHighfield Rd, Hemsworth, Pontefract WF9 4DP
Cohens ChemistHighfield Rd, Hemsworth, Pontefract WF9 4DP
Cohens Chemist128 Hulme Hall Rd, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 6LQClean and tidy branch which was well organised.
Cohens Chemist659 Bolton Rd, Pendlebury, Manchester M27 8HPStaff very unwelcoming and unhelpful
Cohens Chemist8-10 Ashley Rd, Altrincham WA14 2DWvery polite and helpful staff
Cohens ChemistNorthgate, Pontefract WF8 1HJThe dispenser was very unfriendly and spoke to me unprofessionally. I have never been spoken to like that before and she kept on interrupting the pharmacist whilst they were checking prescriptions.
Cohens Chemist371 Whalley New Rd, Blackburn BB1 9SPBranch was very busy but this was due to being badly understaffed. Staff were very good generally and helpful but had combination of trainee and qualified staff doing the work of 3/4 dispensers
Cohens ChemistWest End Medical Centre, Conway Rd, Colwyn Bay LL29 7LSNot enough staff. The dosette boxes are being checked on the day in some cases. Neither of the two dispensers wanted to come and serve on the counter, which was right in front of where I was checking. This meant that I had to keep going to the counter as I kept getting interrupted whilst checking.
Cohens Chemist6 Westbrook Centre, Warrington WA5 8UGGood
Cohens Chemist62 Rawlinson Street, Barrow in Furness, CUMBRIA, LA14 2DN

Good, friendly staff
Cohens ChemistMoor Park Health Centre, Bristol Ave, Blackpool FY2 0JGStaff are competent but usually not enough staff. Very high work load
Cornwells Chemist5 The Parade, Silverdale, Newcastle ST5 6LQ
Cornwells Chemist51-53 Bodmin Ave, Stafford ST17 0EFThe senior dispenser at the branch is a vile bully and everyone who works there is afraid of her. In spite of complaints from staff she is still in role. The company culture is very master versus servant.
Day Lewis11 Molyneux Way, Liverpool L10 2JANice branch to work at. Staff are lovely and helpful.
Day Lewis474 Finchampstead road, RG40 3RGThey run mostly on locum dispensers without a full time regular pharmacist. The lady dispenser who opened the pharmacy was downright unpleasant, unprofessional and borderline rude. The counter staff was ok but still not very pleasant with the patients. Considering the pharmacy sharing the building space with the surgery and the high footfall, they definitely need better-trained staff with some attitude adjustment not just towards locums but also the patients. Most branches I've worked at have been well managed and make their payments without any hassle.
Day Lewis6 Gillett road, BH12 5BFPleasant and well-trained staff. Very well managed so there weren't mountains of baskets waiting nor scripts missing or being misfiled. Two staffs quite frequently go out for a smoke but didn't risk the workflow and the overall load. Very pleasant counter lady. I'd be happy to go back and work with them.Pays on time. Has proper trained staffs compared to most other companies.
Day Lewis17 Adelaide road, Andover, SP10 1HFVery busy with a lot of walk-ins (nearby surgery) but really good team in place running a well managed branch. I've worked with them before and wouldn't mind working again. Store shuts for lunch.
Day Lewis1 Denmark St, Darlington DL3 0LPBusy well organised but recently more and more understaffed
Day Lewis1-3 Beattyville Gardens, Ilford IG6 1JNNot very great
Day LewisNewton Place pharmacy, ME13 8FHIn the same building with the surgery so a lot of walk-ins, mountains of baskets to check and pt consultations. Adequate staff, infact a lot of them in a tiny space. It got very quiet from 8.30 to 10.30 at night.
Day Lewis7 the parade, RH19 1QL2 dispensers busy making up blister trays for half-day then replaced by only 1 dispenser for remaining half of the day. Store does a lot of trays for Horsham branch. Insanely tedious and mismanaged branch whose pharmacist manager left because of low staffing and whole day blister trays checking. English lady dispenser in the morning with terrible attitude and borderline unprofessional.
Day Lewis12 Orion parade, Hassocks, BN6 8QAVery good staffing level. Well-trained staffs. Overall a pleasant experience.
Day Lewis1 Alpine Court, Park Road, Petersfield , Hampshire, GU32 3FBHad a well trained counter asst and a dispenser for this half day Saturday shift. Well managed branch.
Day lewisDenmark Street Surgery, Denmark Street, Darlington , County Durham, DL3 0PDI guess I did approx 100methadones, self dispensing methadone through computer and automatically recorded, helps a bit. store opens at 7am and methadone patients are already lining up, so if your bang on time you will probably have a crazy first hour and half. No break at all was offered or taken as way too busy
Day LewisThe Forge, London Rd, Warrington WA4 6HJSome staff were a bit odd, no introduction. Others were friendlier. A LOT of work, very busy not reflected by number of items on pharma data. Staff say it’s due to being under staffed and people leaving, they feel they have been in demand a lot more recently. The branch is hard to find as sat nav will say you have arrived but you’re outside a block of houses. Have to walk down church alley way to get to the pharmacy. Parking free after 3pm
Day Lewis1 Alpine Court, Park Road, Petersfield , Hampshire, GU32 3FBAppallingly disrespectful staff members who never addressed me by my name and lied about me.They gave feedback to the agency that I was ‘slow at checking’ and didn’t want to do any work...I was on my feet most of the day checking non stop....
Day Lewis290 Acomb - 67 Front Street, YO24 3BRVery quiet day. Abit of an anomaly to be honest. Was so quiet, manager sent the other dispenser home. Literally nothing to do in the afternoon.
Eastfield pharmacyManchester Road, CW97QBFriendliest staff, great owners, amazing people to work for. I’m always very well looked after, get paid on the same day. Support is always there when I need it. Never had any issues/complaints.
Eastfield pharmacy469 Manchester Rd, Lostock Gralam, Northwich CW9 7QB
Evercare pharmacy13 market street colne BB8 0LJWorst experience ever with the owner
Gordons26 Charlotte St, Stranraer DG9 7EFStill waiting to be paid.
Granta PharmacyLondon Rd, Sawston, Cambridge CB22 3HUif your nimble and hyperactive at just checking and bagging - fair enough
Great Berry pharmacyUnit 4, great berry centre, basildon, ss16 6saI still have not been paid.waiting for over 6 weeks now.will contact pda
Greenfield pharmacy61 Chamberlayne Rd, Kensal Green, London NW10 3NDNot perfect
Hallglen PharmacyUnit 2, Hallglen Centre
New Hallglen Road
Amazing staff. I loved this branch
Halls the chemist92 Peterborough Rd, Farcet, Peterborough PE7 3BNPoorly trained staff. High error rates
Halls the chemistThe Old Chapel, Church Hill, Peterborough PE5 7AUAtmosphere is terrible. Owners upstairs all the time. Owners are very rude. Staff all miserable and terrified.
Imaan 65 Green Arbour Rd, Thurcroft, Rotherham S66 9DDVery good branch to work at. Have to negotiate full mileage and lunch but very nice staffNo issues. Very professional. Payment is long. 60 days
IPSA pharmacy7 Finchley Rd, South Hampstead, London NW3 6JPStill not paid after 2 and half months. Owner refused to pay me
IQ pharmacy14 Princess Parade, Bury BL9 0QLOk
JhootsWest Lane. Next To Fulcrum Medical Centre, Acklam Road Middlesborough, North Yorshire TS4 4EQVery arduous emotionally. I abusive and psychotic nature of addict centre next door. I you have to be mentally tough
Jhoots16 Village Green Way, Hull HU7 3JQ
Jhoots999 Warwick Rd, Birmingham B27 6QJOk branch but horrid company.
Jhoots215 Hessle Rd, Hull HU3 4BBEnjoyable
Kidderminister Pharmacy24 Comberton Hill, Kidderminster DY10 1QN
Kingsway Pharmacy5 Kingsway Parade, Liverpool L36 2QA
knight dispensing chemist75 Queens Road, Leicester, LE2 1TT
LancewiseLancewise pharmacy, 0001, 2a lane ends road, manchetser, m19 1waGenerally an okay branch. The staff are kind and helpful and workload is manageable for 1 pharmacist. They do blister packs. No methadone. However they don't close for lunch and i got phone calls after 15mins on several days from the staff asking me to come back because customers didn't want to wait.
Leftwich Pharmacy67 Clifton Dr, Northwich CW9 8BQDelayed payments. Have to keep chasing up and owner gives you false promises. Confirm payment terms first before booking
Lindsay & Gilmour PharmacyPentland View Court, 2, Currie EH14 5NP
Lindsay and gilmourThe Toll, High Street, Bonnybridge FK4 1BX
LloydspharmacyFenton Health Centre, Glebedale Rd, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 3AQ
LloydspharmacyJordanthorpe Health Centre
Dyche Road
South Yorkshire, S8 8DJ
Overall a good branch, but very busy
Lloydspharmacy47a Town St, Duffield, Belper DE56 4GG
LloydspharmacyAlison Way, Clifton Terrace, Winchester SO22 5DDBusy surgery based pharmacy
Lloydspharmacy34 John St, Penicuik EH26 8ABRecently relocated branch but seems to have taken a massive step backwards. Poor staffing levels have been hit by 2 further resignations and a failed GPHC inspection(5 minutes in I soon realised why!). Place needs staff and leadership urgently before a serious error arises as patient safety is already in jeoprady.
LloydspharmacyEtherstone Ave, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7JWFriendly Staff, supermarket environment so counter fairly busy it’s OTC sales, prescription volume not high.
Lloydspharmacy9 Orchard Rd, Darlington DL3 6JA
LloydspharmacyMiddlewich Rd, Nantwich CW5 6PHGood branch but staff can be lazy and inefficient. Higher workload for evening pharmacist.
LloydspharmacyWhitwick Rd, Coalville LE67 3FALloyds as a company are good to work for. I haven’t had staffing issues often when working at Lloyds. There is pressure to complete MURs but not in other areas such as checking/other pharmacist duties.
LloydspharmacyLower Hillmorton Rd, Rugby CV21 3AQWas 2 full time staff short. Spent day clearing work from previous days.
Lloydspharmacy531 Tong Rd, Leeds LS12 5ATDecentDecent
Lloydspharmacy24 Market Pl, Malton YO17 7LXThe staff in general didn't treat me well, sometimes they blanked me when I talked to them or asked for something such as an extra bag label, or for a label to be changed. I had four Mondays in a row booked at this place, after the first shift I dreaded each of my next shifts and it caused me great mental distress.
I had previously worked there about two months before and it was fine, but when I came back I was accused of making a dispensing error on that previous shift, something I wasn't told about by Lloyds or the agency I booked with. When I asked to see proof the manager frantically searching for the box but couldn't find it.
Lloyds branches are hit and miss.
Lloydspharmacy7 Burford Rd, Carterton OX18 3AGToo much work left behind from previous week, loads of queries, a couple of Clinical errors undiagnosed and Not queried by regular pharmacist.
Lloydspharmacy 37 High St, Annan DG12 6AD
LloydspharmacySainsbury’s Penrith
1 Common Garden Square
CA11 7FG
KNot brilliant. Too pushy. Feel like breaking ethical decisions/ legal regulations in order to achieve commercial targets
Lloydspharmacy3-5 Granville St, Runcorn WA7 1NE
Lloydspharmacy28 High St, Malmesbury SN16 9AU
LloydspharmacyMarfleet Health Centre, Preston Rd, Hull HU9 5HHAn organized but very busy branch. There should be more staff and double cover needed at times
LloydspharmacyMontpelier, Bath Buildings, Bristol BS6 5PT
Lloydspharmacy195-197 Butcher Hill, Leeds LS16 5BQNever going backBad
LloydspharmacyCattershall rd, Godalming GU7 1NJNot bad but on the day but have heard it is understaffed on weekdays, so needs better organisation to stay on top of workload
Lloydspharmacy43 Long St, Wotton-under-Edge GL12 7BXIt is a busy branch with nice staff
Lloydspharmacy123 Knaresborough Rd, Harrogate HG2 7LYGenerally a good branch, but staff complained about the branch manager a lot. They said the regular pharmacist isnt the manager and spends all day just checking. They didn't understand the wider roles in pharmacy, hence didn't know anything aside from their own respective roles. Whenever someone came in with a problem, kept referring to NHS 111 even though it could be easily dealt with in store. Both staff were new to branch.
LloydspharmacyArrowe Park Hospital, Arrowe Park Rd, Birkenhead, Wirral CH49 5PECan feel short staffed/busy at times but the staff are great and make you feel at ease
Lloydspharmacy5 Greenside, Cleckheaton BD19 5ANWell staffed. Knowledgable staff. Counter staff need more training as all otc queries referred to pharmacist.
Lloydspharmacy18-20 The Green, Hasland, Chesterfield S41 0LJGood
Lloydspharmacy87-89 Holyhead Rd, Birmingham B21 0HH
Lloydspharmacy239 Doncaster Rd, Rotherham S65 2DEvery good and loveable staff
LloydspharmacyUnion Brae, Tweedmouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 2HBOne of my favourite branches
LloydspharmacyCrystal Peaks Shopping Mall & Retail Park
S20 7PJ
The branch is really busy. They have two ACTs. The manager is one of the ACTs. I was not greeted when I arrived in branch and spent 5 minutes finding someone to speak to. Eventually the manager appeared and was surprised their regular relief pharmacist wasnt in. She told me where I could put my jacket etc and then stood me at the checking bench for the day. She then disappeared to check Venloc because she didn't believe she got the rota wrong. She eventually asked me my name, and unable to say it, proceeded to call me a range of different names. I did tell her she didn't need to know my name, but it seemed, she wanted to call me all manner of strange names. I gathered (after talking to staff) that the branch has another level upstairs which is for dossettes and the ACTs deal with these. The manager asked if I was happy for ACTs to check and I said no. She was respectful of this (as far as I know) but later I heard her complaining to the regional manager and the locum coordinator about this. She also told colleagues that I wasn't letting her check and thats why things were slower. She seemed nice in the beginning, but became passive aggressive through the course of the shift. If I was booked there again, I would challenge her, but given the shift was only one day, I didn't think it would be worth it. The dispensary is small, and poorly run. I was told by the manager (loudly, across the dispensary) that I was messy -despite organising my work space with baskets for splits and prescriptions. When I told her the dispensary is badly run, she just laughed and told me to put the splits away (which I didn't do). I would advise newly qualified pharmacists to stay away from this branch, and only pharmacists who are assertive and able to challenge poor behaviour to work here.
Lloydspharmacy266 Gleadless Road
South Yorkshire, S2 3AH
Very busy branch, but well run.
LloydspharmacyKings Parade, King St, Cottingham HU16 5QQGood Pharmacy, well staffed, organised
LloydspharmacyMontpelier, Bath Buildings, Bristol BS6 5PTBusy bank holiday shift, attached to a surgery, lots of blue scripts ~ 30. Steady non stop day, with peaks occasionally throughout day
Lloydspharmacy150 Victoria Rd, Darlington DL1 5JGLovely staff, very steady workload, nice branch to work in
Lloydspharmacy150 Victoria Rd, Darlington DL1 5JGWith some staff having left the store, environment there is well toxic. No one wants to take responsibility for anything while shifting the blame on to others.
Loads of angry patients calling and literally abusing for missed items, failed deliveries, undispensed trays, etc.
LloydspharmacyCentral Parade, 9 Badsley Moor Ln, Rotherham S65 2QN
Lloydspharmacy85-87 Willoughby Road, Scunthorpe, DN17 2DJ
Lloydspharmacy266 Gleadless Road, Sheffield, S2 3AH1 or 2 of the staff came across very rude. I won’t be returning.
Lloydspharmacy9 Badsley Moor Lane, Rotherham, S65 2QNPlease use this review not the previous one. Workload was unbearable. Walked into a huge backlog, many patients were coming and being told to come back later. I was also checking trays as the patient was waiting. Very stressful. Feedback about the regular pharmacist from the staff suggests she is lazy and doesn’t check was it urgent.
LloydspharmacyCaen St, Braunton EX33 1AAReally good team and manager but its a shame the headoffice doesn't see how stressed the team is. Real let down when you see how hard they work to support the branch.
LloydspharmacyBrayford Quays, Newland, Lincoln LN1 1YALots and lots of methadone scripts. No time to write them up in the register. Rude manager talking to staff behind your back complaining.
Lloydspharmacy25 High St, Dunbar EH42 1EN
Lloydspharmacy9 Townhead St, Cumnock KA18 1LEManic....staff pleasant but some questionable practices.
Lloydspharmacy187 Western Ave, Port Talbot SA12 7NE
LloydspharmacyJohnson St, Stocksbridge, Sheffield S36 1BXBusy pharmacy, but well managed and good staff
Lloydspharmacy10 King St, Hereford HR4 9BWNot many walk ins. About 20ish patients on methadones which you have to make up yourself.
LloydspharmacyFifth Ave, Harlow CM20 2AGOverall good. Slightly bossy staff so may need to overlook a few things
LloydspharmacySainsburys, 111 Winterstoke Rd, Bristol BS3 2NSAverage attitude
Lloydspharmacy29 Derby St, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 3LEOverall good experience, good competent staff, medium work load. Medium-high methadone patients, decent lay out and checking space.
Lloydspharmacy518 Hagley Rd W, Birmingham, Oldbury B68 0BZTerrible in terms of selfchecking. Busy branch. Lots to check already on top of reds which you self dispense and check. No dispenser but two MCAs who didn't seem as if they even wanted to learn how to dispense.
Lloydspharmacy Bedford Road, Kempston, Bedford, MK42 8BP
Very quite branch, barely anything to do all day so a very chilled shift however staff did say today was very quite and usually it’s fairly busy
LloydspharmacyThe Forge Stockton Heath. Warrington WA4 6HNUnderstaffed. Company has drastically reduced staff hours and this is apparent with the extra stress and workload.
LloydspharmacyFenton Health Centre, Glebedale Rd, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 3AQ
Lloydspharmacy55A Pennywell Rd, Edinburgh EH4 4TY
LloydspharmacyGreenway Centre & Cafe, Doncaster Rd, Southmead, Bristol BS10 5PYDispenser/manager has an attitude the minute I walked in. Did not greet me even after me making an effort. Awkward working there.Workload is busy however manageable. Trained staff there. Organised and clean pharmacy. There was large notice saying pharmacist can not use phone. Having said that it's hard to get signal anyway. Wouldnt be my 1st choice going there again.
LloydspharmacyFenton Health Centre, Glebedale Rd, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 3AQVery bad staffing
Lloydspharmacy304 Marfleet Ln, Hull HU9 5AQSteady branch well staffed, helpful staff
LloydspharmacyHigh St, Flamborough, Bridlington YO15 1JXGood branch, manager is a dispenser who likes to tell you what to do... nice person though.
Lloydspharmacy1 Station Rd S, Padgate, Warrington WA2 0PDDecent branch. Staff are fairly new so they are under trained.

Lots of walk ins due to surgery across road but not enough staff (although they are lovely)

Cramped space
Lloydspharmacy518 Hagley Rd W, Birmingham, Oldbury B68 0BZNo dispenser all day
Lloydspharmacy66 Middlewich Rd, Northwich CW9 7DABusy at times and 10/15 blue Rxs to deal with and dispense on the day too. But not too much work load can be easily managed.
Lloydspharmacy56 Cowgate, Kirkintilloch, Glasgow G66 1HNReally good Saturday staff. Felt a bit much is left for them but nothing dangerously so.
LloydspharmacyLloydsPharmacy, 56 Edinburgh Pl, Cheltenham GL51 7SA, UKBranch fairly organised, somewhat pressured into performing murs despite workload. Generally speaking a good but fairly busy day.
LloydspharmacyArdington Rd, Northampton NN1 5LTOnly 1 or 2 blue Rx. Too many walk ins. Had to stay an extra 20mins as too many people in shop still waiting for Rx to be made up and checked.
Lloydspharmacy181 Wednesfield Rd, Wolverhampton WV10 0ENBehind on workload. Very short staffed. Under new management and staff are now leaving
Lloydspharmacy1-5 Westgate, Bridlington YO16 4QFUnderstaffed and Non trained staff. Incompetent manager. Pharmacist has to do everything including labelling most of the days. Pharmacist doesn’t even get lunch break. bullied, Racist manager, treats pharmacist as a crap. She says she can sack anyone in the region with her contacts.
LloydspharmacyFoxes road, Newport, PO30 5ZBOverall it was a good shift, got quiet towards the end. Only a handful walk-ins towards the end late at night served through a hatch. Typical Sainsbury's Lloyds with no any drama.
LloydspharmacyArrowe Park Hospital, Arrowe Park Rd, Birkenhead, Wirral CH49 5PEGood branch. Free parking at hospital. Not too busy. Staff are great. Would definitely work here again but only at £30+
LloydspharmacyKings Parade, King St, Cottingham HU16 5QQManager Kelly is really friendly and helpful but staff levels are always low at this branch. Have worked here previously about 3 times and it's the same those times as well. Usually just have a pile of baskets to check nothing too big and a steady stream of walk ins and occasionally have to do accuracy and clinical checks on off site dispensing but pretty straightforward
Lloydspharmacy35 Main St, Gorebridge EH23 4BX
Lloydspharmacy1 Station Rd, Kendal LA9 6RY
Lloydspharmacy8 Blandford Pl, Seaham SR7 7ELQuite a lot of pressure to do MURs (because of the little walk-in, the most I ve ever done were 5 in a day)

The manager (who s not a pharmacist) often gets involved in dealing with professional/ clinical queries and insists that I should do it his way - this can make me quite pressurised, stressed and I find it difficult to gather my thoughts.

The pharmacy has little walk-ins, very few OTC sales, about ~10 methadone/ buprenorphine a day, but has nursing homes and very many trays.

The manager is also an ACT.
Most days are all right, Fridays tend to be busier.
LloydspharmacySainsburys, Haycocks Rd, Haverhill CB9 7YLDecent store. It felt like the regular staff didn’t want to do much considering they had a back log.
Lloydspharmacy13 Alma Park Rd, Grantham NG31 9SX4hrs shift
LloydspharmacyLloyds, Linthorpe Road 7390
386 Linthorpe Road, MIDDLESBROUGH, Cleveland, TS5 6HA
Very busy branch, it does 25k items. It shows 16k on pharmdata. I checked and hand out every single prescription throughout day. I took 20 min break and staff bring prescriptions to check during my break as well. That i clearly refused as i need some mental break because store was very busy. Minimum 10 people at anytime in pharmacy waiting for medicines. Staff dont listion to pharmacist instructions and behave bossy towards locum. I bear all this ill behaviour just because of customers who were listening to our conversations. I kept requesting staff to hand out rx but they didnot.
Lloydspharmacy29 Derby St, Stoke on Trent, ST1 3LEBranch can get busy, pharmacy not very organised and messy thus increased pressure on staff
Lloydspharmacy12-13 Mid Kent shopping centre, ME16 0PUWell-staffed but a bit mis-managed since the pharmacist manager left a month or 2 ago. A couple of days behind on their dispensing.
LloydspharmacySilksworth Ln, Sunderland SR3 1PDThere are no counter assistants (Everybody is trained to dispense). The counter is busy and it can tough for dispensers and myself to go backwards and forwards between counter and dispensary. There are quite a few "I want to speak to a pharmacist" queries. Item wise is busy as well.
However, the fact that the pharmacy is opened 8am - 9pm makes it easier managing the workload.
Colleagues are very helpful; they even offer to supervise methadone and ring surgery for queries if I m too busy.
In terms of the break, it can be difficult to take as the counter almost never gets quiet. So I just need to increase the waiting time.
LloydspharmacyGresford Medical Centre, Pilch Ln, Huyton, Liverpool L14 6TTSound
Lloydspharmacy101-103 High St, Prestatyn LL19 9APNo staff at all for the work they do to the extent the manager decided to close the shop for an hour due to safety reasons! They have been short staffed for 4 weeks and no sign of any more staff
Lloydspharmacy22, Teenlowe Centre, Poulton-le-Fylde FY6 7DFThe shop is very behind due to short staff. Patients are mostly horrible and very demanding. Staff are great though and helpful!
LloydspharmacyHigh Street Yeadon - 6389 - 39 High StreetGood, around 10 blue scripts which are generally prepared in advanced. Workload is average. Steady day with decent staff
LloydspharmacyCaroline Square, 93 High St, Skipton BD23 1DADecent branch. Manager is relatively new and sometimes is evident her knowledge has gaps. Not what you expect from a manager. She is quite target driven and will want you to do as many MURs as possible. Had to refuse some as I was busy and some weren’t even MUR eligible
Lloydspharmacy210 Fulford Rd, York YO10 4DXGood branch. Was behind on care homes so that was a priority, repeat medication workload was okay. Staff were helpful so day went smoothly. Parking is a nightmare so try get on street parking adjacent to pharmacy otherwise it will cost you £10
Lloydspharmacy2-4 Longshaw Rd, Maidstone ME15 9JDWould recommend working here if anyone gets the chance. Solid team and a pleasure.
LloydspharmacyHough Green Rd, Cheshire WA8 4NJVery pushy staff when it comes to meeting targets.
Also if they realise you are good they will make you do all their blisters.
LloydspharmacyUnit 1, Sainsburys Centre, James Rd, Liverpool L25 5QAReally good branch with good staff.
Somewhat disorganised but walk-in wait times are realistic and no pressure to check within a certain timeframe.
Quite a laid back team.
LloydspharmacyGresford Medical Centre, Pilch Ln, Huyton, Liverpool L14 6TTQuite unprofessional staff. But not enough staff for the high workload.
Alot of checking and you would be expected to check blister packs on the day for deliveries and walk-ins with zero notice. Hence customers/drivers waiting for blisters whilst you check. High level of errors and staff thought that spiolto respimat was just a foreign brand of spiriva.
Unbelievable really.
Be prepared to wear your sketchers because you won't be sitting around in this branch.
Lloydspharmacy355 Harrogate Rd, Moortown, Leeds LS17 6PZIt’s a very busy branch with around 500 items a day. Only one dispenser left with me in the afternoon so it was manic, especially with walk ins and electronics. Didn’t help that some customers were extremely rude and entitled. Not all staff members were friendly.
Lloydspharmacy16 Tong Rd, Leeds LS12 1HXI worked from 3pm till 11pm and I found that it was a decent shift. Only one dispenser however so when she left I was by myself for an hour, self checking walk ins which I was assured doesn’t happen in this branch. Apart from that, the workload was fine and you can pace it nicely. The staff are all very friendly
LloydspharmacyRoyton Health & Wellbeing Ctre, Park Street, Royton OL2 6QWNever used compass before 12k item store in full 15 hrs of opening with a new counter staff that wasn't allowed in dispensary. Had no login to computers didn't know where anything was and shop full of patients. Ended up hand writing labels and self checking until a dispemser came in at 5 pm to do something in the consultation room So still left alone with security guard and a shop full of people when asked for help response of dispenser was she was busy and that I have to work in the dispensary alone as that's just the way it is
LloydspharmacyHallam Road, Stenhousemuir FK5 3BF
Lloydspharmacy22, Teenlowe Centre, Poulton-le-Fylde FY6 7DFVery busy pharmacy and could do with extra staff. The manager and staff were great however and i would go back again but not for lower than 30ph
LloydspharmacyHallam Road, Stenhousemuir FK5 3BF
Lloydspharmacy Unit 22 Teanlowe Centre, Poulton-Le-Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 7DFVery busy pharmacy and could do with extra staff. The manager and staff were great however and i would go back again but not for lower than 30ph
LloydspharmacyUnit 22,Teanlowe Centre, Poulton-Le-Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 7DFVery busy pharmacy and could do with extra staff. The manager and staff were great however and i would go back again but not for lower than 30ph
LloydspharmacyBelmarket Site West, Kinmel St, Rhyl LL18 1DASome staff are very nice other's aren't so friendly. There can be a bad atmosphere / vibe which doesn't help with the huge workload, where you're expected to clear everything (regular scripts which are piled up at the back and waiters) despite it being your registration on the line. Wouldn't go back for any less than £500 a day. Not worth the stress and hassle and terrible work environment. Processes are bad and environment is also unpleasant due to some people. You're also expected to hand out every waiting prescription which is poor in a pharmacy which does so many items. Needs more staff and the technician should be checking some of the workload rather than processing scripts.
Lloydspharmacy474 Bury Old Rd, Prestwich, Manchester M25 1NLFantastic staff. Although a busy branch, the staff are very friendly.
Lloydspharmacy2 Field Rd, Walsall WS3 3JEnot enough staff, they are busy doing the shop floor so I need to dispense and check for walk in
Lloydspharmacy121 Chester Rd, Birmingham B74 2HEmanager gives you pressure on MUR and NMS, store is a bit behind so I offered to do trays and dispense and label for them. Staff are friendly to work with
LloydspharmacyPark Farm Rd, Folkestone CT19 5GA
LloydspharmacyThe Forge Shopping Centre, Stockton Heath, Warrington WA4 6HNBranch super busy, needs another pharmacist to help with care homes (already another pharmacist upstairs). Not many walk ins but expected to check care homes. Mistakes easily being made by pharmacist and staff members.
Lloydspharmacy11 Wharf Rd, Ash Vale, Aldershot GU12 5AZExtremely unfriendly branch. Dispensers were very rude and completely disregarded me for the whole day with not one word being said to me. I even tried to make conversation with them and they were just very blunt. One dispenser in particular was extremely rude and had major attitude problems. She was walking around banging everything on the tables and questioning everything I did
Lloydspharmacy7017100+ methadone patients
Lloydspharmacy29 Wynyard Rd, Hartlepool TS25 3LBDispenser manager got too paly, didnt know my name so referred to me as oi, not well recieved naturally, work load is too much, shop is chaotic, baskets all over the floor, constant stream of work, if I didnt negotiate the rate wouldnt be worth it at all. Would not probably go back.
LloydspharmacyDrip Rd, Stirling FK8 1RA
LloydspharmacyKimberworth Park Medical Centre, Langdon Rd, Rotherham S61 3QH
Lloydspharmacy121 Swindon Rd, Cheltenham GL50 4DPGood branch. Staff know what they are doing. No methadones. Busy branch though. Have to be used to high volumes
Lloydspharmacy102 The Commons, Prettygate, Colchester CO3 4NWBranch has a lot going on across 2 floors, you find yourself running between the two throughout the day
Lloydspharmacy14 Oxford St, Walsall WS2 9HYnice and helpful staff
LloydspharmacyYardley Green Rd, Bordesley Green, Birmingham B9 5PUBooked via venloc as branch 1 min walk from my house. Nice staff - makes the work less tedious and time passes very fast.
Lloydspharmacy10 Glebe Farm Rd, Birmingham B33 9LZA rare quiet Lloyds branch. Only a couple methadones.
LloydspharmacyLondon Rd, Holmes Chapel, Crewe CW4 7AP
LloydspharmacyOrford 6104. 52 Earl Street WA2 7PWVery busy and short staffed
LloydspharmacyLloyds Grantown 7452
69 High Street
PH26 3EG
Very busy branch.
Lloydspharmacy118 Shore St, Gourock PA19 1QZ
LloydspharmacyHazel Grove In Sainsburys, London Rd, Hazel Grove, Stockport SK7 4AW
LloydspharmacyBarton Yard, Whitecross Rd, Hereford HR4 0AGOne I work at regularly. (Worked when it was Sainsbury's since 1999)
Lloydspharmacy26 Bridgeton Cross, Glasgow G40 1BWSat shift - Saturday girls were well trained.
Lloydspharmacy24 Castle, New Cumnock, Cumnock KA18 4AH

Nice organised branch
LloydspharmacyLloyds Maybole
71 High Street
KA19 7AB
Lloydspharmacy10 Kilblain St, Greenock PA15 1SR

LloydspharmacyWhitechapel In Sainsburys 5267,
Greater London, E1 5SD.
Poor review. Dispensers have common tendency to mis-use and abuse locum pharmacists whilst they sit there doing nothing and spend most of their time on their phone texting.
LloydspharmacyHereford in sainsburys HR4 0AG
Lloydspharmacy196 Abington Ave, Northampton NN1 4QAUnderstaffed to be honest. Staff fill in for regular staff, but know where things are in that branch
Manor2 Barley Cl, Little Eaton, Derby DE21 5DJ
McGills Pharmacy65A Knollbeck Ln, Brampton, Barnsley S73 0TW
McGills PharmacyGreenfield Ln, Doncaster DN4 0TG
Medco pharmacyHallowes Cres, Watford WD19 7NT
Medco pharmacy12 Hallowes Crescent, Hayling Road, South Oxhey , Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, WD19 7NT
Medco Pharmacy12 Hallowes Crescent, Hayling Road, South Oxhey , Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, WD19 7NT
Medco Pharmacy12 Hallowes Crescent, Hayling Road, South Oxhey , Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, WD19 7NT
Mersea Road Pharmacy358 Mersea Rd, Colchester CO2 8RB
Mi pharmacyPark Medical Centre, 164 Park Rd, Peterborough PE1 2UFVery hectic at times and sometimes 5 or 6hrs non stop queries on top of queries. Hard to work with just 1 staff member.
Midcounties Cooperative PharmacyHardenGood branch
Midcounties Cooperative Pharmacy83 Lichfield Rd, Walsall Wood, Walsall WS9 9NP
MorrisonsAlmondvale Roundabout, Livingston EH54 6GBGreat place, great staff and well run
MorrisonsBroadway, Letchworth Garden City SG6 3TS
MorrisonsCharterfield Shopping Centre, Kingswinford DY6 7SH
MorrisonsMorrisons largs
4 Irvine Rd,
KA30 8JR

Nice quiet branch. Organised.
MorrisonsW Langlands St, Kilmarnock KA1 2PY

Way too much work enough staff but far to much to check for 1 pharmacist
Murray’sSt Mark's Rd, Tipton DY4 0UB
Murray'sSt James Medical Practice, Malthouse Drive, Dudley DY1 2BY
Nevison33 Orchard Head Ln, Pontefract WF8 2LYI would give this a zero but there is no option for this.I would give this a zero but there is no option for this. Ask for cash in advance. You WILL NOT get paid.
New Mill PharmacyPost Office, 6 Huddersfield Rd, New Mill, Holmfirth HD9 7JUOverall nice staff small pharmacy average amount of work
Newport PharmacyMarket Street, Newport, PembsExcellent pharmacy and competent staff
Northwood chemists88 Main Road, Rugeley Town, Rugeley WS15 1DYThis is one of the worst assignments ever. The staff were very unfriendly and never spoke to me. They seemed very unhappy that I didn’t know their computer system although my locum profile shows all my experience with other systems.
A few days later Team Locum passed on an email saying I would not be rebooked. I felt unjustly treated
Pharmisense118 Adelaide St, Blackpool FY1 4LPStaff swear and are overworked and can take it out on patients.No organisation or manager.
Pillbox chemist17 David Rd, Slough SL3 0DB
Priory PharmacyPriory Pharmacy, York, YO24Branch was good. Worked on the Sunday so not much needed doing. Well organised store
Ribble Pharmacy200 Miller Rd, Ribbleton, PR2 6NH
Rowlandsa Richmond Terrace, Carmarthen SA31 1HE
Rowlands33 Rhyl Coast Rd, Rhyl LL18 3RDGood branch. Lovely staff. A lot of new staff taken on so they are slightly behind on scripts
Rowlands60 Portland St, Lincoln LN5 7LBLack of team work, leadership in branch
Rowlands150 Bank St, Coatbridge ML5 1ETNice shop, staff were lovely and so were customers. I was allowed time to pray too
Rowlands48 W Princes St, Helensburgh G84 8UG
RowlandsLeam Lane, Gateshead NE10 8XN
RowlandsBevan Way, Sheffield, S35 1RNWorkload is very high, staff constantly download prescriptions and dispense them, you don’t get much of a chance to catch up.
Rowlands1 The Cobbles, Station Street, Meltham, HD9 5QQStaff are used to doing things their own way, as they have a regular pharmacist who must be very laid back. An example: they try and measure Methadone out between them and don’t involve the pharmacist. Had to intervene to check it. Also senior dispenser can be rude at times.
Rowlands1 Salop Street, Daybrook, Nottingham, NG5 6HPOne worrying thing about this branch: staff tried signing patient up to NMS even though they’d had it before (a while ago). When confronted about this she said her pharmacy manager tells them to do this.
RowlandsChapelfield Medical centre, Wombwell, Barnsley, S73 0AJVery high workload, feel drained by end of shift!!!!
RowlandsGreenfield Ln, Doncaster DN4 0PT
Rowlands3a Lakeland Court, Wood Street, Middleton, Greater Manchester M24 5QJGood0
RowlandsMedical Practice, Wilsden, Bradford BD15 0NJGood
Rowlands161 Marston Rd, Stafford ST16 3BS
RowlandsThe Penwortham Health Centre, Cop Lane,, Penwortham PR1 0SR
Rowlands25 Leicester Rd, Shepshed, Loughborough LE12 9DFVery busy store but staff are well trained
Rowlands19 High St, Johnstown, Wrexham LL14 2SN
RowlandsColeshill St, Holywell CH8 7RS
Rowlands93 Kingsmills Rd, Wrexham LL13 8NN
RowlandsSt. Laurence's Medical Centre, Kirkby, Liverpool, Merseyside L32 9QU
RowlandsMedical Practice Huddersfield Road Lees, Oldham OL4 3BPAn ok branch depending on the day of week.
Not many walk-ins comsidering it's part of a surgery but quite a few blisters to check.
Slightly disorganised but fairly relaxed.
On a Saturday, you may want to take the BNF (other reading material exists) or take some paperwork to complete as very quiet.
RowlandsChadwick St, Greasby, Cheshire CH46 7TEStaff all very polite and friendly, given 30 minutes uninterrupted paid lunch, was reminded quite often about 2 MUR target however in spite of workload
RowlandsPrimary Care Centre, 16 Union St, Heckmondwike WF16 0HHHigh item store, friendly staff however manager can be very rude and abrupt to pharmacists and staff.
Rowlands33 Rhyl Coast Rd, Rhyl LL18 3RDUntrained staff, pretty clueless. Expect to have to delegate and take control often!
Rowlands22 Moss Delph Ln, Aughton, Ormskirk L39 5DZReally bad branch to work at. No manager. Scripts missing. Numerous duplicate scripts. Really busy and customers very rude.
RowlandsThe Coach House, The Roe, Saint Asaph LL17 0LU
Rowlands1 Leslie Rd, Saint Helens WA10 3EQBranch was a very steady branch with some busy periods. Had enough staff to deal with anything. Would go back again.
Rowlands27 John St, Penicuik EH26 8HN
Rowlands66 Richard moon street Crewe cw1 3axThe branch is very busy . Not enough staff, had 2 locum dispensers in and even with 2 pharmacists still busy and ppl queuing out the door at times. Old manager left the branch messy eg No CD balance checks done in the previous 6months. Wasnt happy with the rate considering the workload. Area manager came one day but did not rectify the CD registers. Pharmacist also needs to be accredited / validated in doing pill pouch- have to get login details for moodle which takes forever to come and therefore a weekly issue ln the mean time
Rowlands19 Hunter St, East Kilbride, Glasgow G74 4LZ

Organised branch
Rowlands1 Henley Ave, Oxford OX4 4DHTwo weeks behind and no manager
RowlandsQueens Buildings, 6, Queensferry Rd, Rosyth KY11 2RABusy, counter staff was lovely. One of the dispensers was a bit off
Rowlands9 Hairst St, Renfrew PA4 8QUOnly two members of staff on duty with only one member in the dispensary who was a student who didn’t know the PMR fully. Over lunch it left me on my own in the dispensary for two hours.

Not all the work left was able to be completed as it was a bank holiday weekend so I had several emergency supply consultations. Other professional services took time too.
Rowlands72-74 Ballindean Rd, Dundee DD4 8NU
Sai PharmacySai Pharmacy/150-152 High St N, East Ham, London E6 2HTGood overall but underpaid
Shahs Pharmacy 69 Valley Rd, Liversedge WF15 6DL
Shahs pharmacy69 Valley Rd, Liversedge WF15 6DLStaff did not have keys to open the pharmacy waited for an hour outside in cold. Deducted £2/hour for not doing MUR as it was dead quite in terms of walk ins beside being agreed to pay full amount without services.
Shanti pharmacy160 St Helens Rd, Bolton BL3 3PHVery disorganized. Very claustrophobic. The non-pharmacist manager/owner will expect you to do as they say. Don't really care for your opinion and would expect you to bend over backwards for customers even when the requests are somewhat unacceptable. Upon disagreeing with the manager be prepared to have zero communication.
Late hours and poor pay.
Avoid, avoid, avoid.
Even the surgery has issues with the pharmacy and owners.
Not a good independent.
Shires Pharmacies150A White Ln, Sheffield S12 3GHBusy but organised
Smart Pharm LtdHarrow Road Br NW107SUordering system complicated. Branch and hub dispensing- I had to check all
Superdrug18a Westmorland Shopping Centre, Kendal LA9 4LRNice branch, small workload, friendly staff. The only negative is due to only being with a dispenser and counter assistant, when the dispenser was making up trays, the counter assistant would pick stock. I then had to label and sticker up. I refused to do big scripts like these and they where very understanding. The branch is extremely quiet. The busiest time was during the morning with the afternoons being dead. Parking within the shopping centre is only a £1 before 9am.
Superdrug9-10 Market Pl, Nuneaton CV11 4EEVery quiet store and well staffed
SuperdrugOvergate Shopping Centre
Lower 24

Busy branch. Organised.
Superdrug18 Greengate St, Stafford ST16 2HSLow work load. But you will be asked to start dispensing even asked to make a tray which I refused. Serve on the till aswell?
Superdrug7-9 Piccadilly, Manchester M1 1LYNone of the staff were trained. I completed 10 ehc consultations in one day. I kept having to tell the counter assistants to watch the counter as they wanted to dispense. I finished 20 minutes later than booked while I waited for a manager to close up pharmacy and to sign me out/search me at end of day.
TescoBransty Row, N Shore Rd, Whitehaven CA28 7XYTesco is not concerned about patients, its all about the profit.
TescoBransty Row, N Shore Rd, Whitehaven CA28 7XYTesco is not concerned about patients, its all about the profit.
TescoPinchington Ln, Greenham, Newbury RG14 7HBPharmacy Manager is a friend. Pharmacy is a bit of a mess with staff shortages.
TescoBryant Ave, Romford RM3 0LLNot great
TescoTavistock Rd, Launceston PL15 9HGFriendly and effective manager. Excellent support staff. Lunch hour!
TescoBristol Rd, Quedgeley, Gloucester GL2 4PFGood
Tesco1 The Square, Notley Green, Great Notley, Braintree CM77 7WWStaff are lazy.
TescoPenrhos Industrial Estate, Penrhos, Holyhead LL65 2UH
TescoSt. Oswalds St, Liverpool L13 2BYStarted just with one staff in morning which wasn't enough and many walking prescriptions turned up. So wasn't a good staff level to begin with, then after an hour another staff came which became batter. But during the shift staffs were not very accurate in dispensing and made lots of mistakes during dispensing which I picked up during the final check. One of resident pharmacist turned up for shift but manner wasn't good towards me from beginning !
TescoPenrhos Industrial Estate, Penrhos, Holyhead LL65 2UH7/10
TescoWirral Park Rd, Glastonbury BA6 9XEPharmacy very quiet most of the day - nothing to do for half of the shift.
TescoBransty Row, N Shore Rd, Whitehaven CA28 7XY
TescoLong Causeway, Farnworth, Bolton BL4 9LSThis store leaves the locum without staff from either 5pm or 7pm till 1030 and the locum is expected to self dispense and check, and also deal with queries and till purchases alone. Not doable for locum with little experience working for tescos
TescoViaduct St, Huddersfield HD1 1RW
TescoCounty Ln, Warfield, Bracknell RG42 3JP
TescoEast Rd, Northallerton DL6 1NPFriendly and helpful manager and don't have to self check can leave for pharmacist the next day
TescoWarwick Rd, Carlisle CA1 2SBVery busy branch. Lovely staff.
TescoBiscay Way, Wath upon Dearne, Rotherham S63 7DAThe branch had adequate levels of staff during the morning shift, however they still wanted you to dispense/label pick stock answer the phone. When telling them I don’t dispense they got really annoyed and said it’s your job, and the regular pharmacist does it. The technician complained to the store manager (non pharmacist) who got really rude and aggressive towards me and said we don’t want people like that working here. Customer service was awful giving up 1-2 hour waiting times even though the workload was manageable.
TescoThe Loom, Derby St, Leigh WN7 4BANo qualified staff were present. The only one that was present for only Three hours. The technician Kept complaining about others. On Saturdays Locums have to work Five Hours by themselves (from 5pm to 10pm). If you asked for a staff, reply is "Tesco's can't afford it". Very poorly managed branch and the Manager never likes to clear EPS, always leaves for the Locums to check and prepare them.
TescoW Dyke Rd, Redcar TS10 2AAGood branch,organised.Good manager.Steady eddy branch
TescoPenrhos Industrial Estate, Penrhos, Holyhead LL65 2UHGood
TescoThorne Rd, Edenthorpe, Doncaster DN3 2JEI am a regular. It gets too hot in summer due to AC not working. Not comy at all.
TescoGateford Road, Worksop, S81 7APThey have an ACT but she only checks when the pharmacy manager is there i think. Ridiculous workload, staff don’t let you catch up, they constantly download, print and dispense EPS scripts. This pharmacy has got a lot busier because another nearby closed. Staff are nice enough they just don’t let you catch up.
TescoFullbridge, Maldon CM9 4LE
TescoAskham Bar, Tadcaster Road, York YO24 1LW
TescoWoodfield Retail Park, Peel Way, Bury BL9 5BYThis branch can be enjoyable to work in at times depending on who is working there however some of the staff members can be extremely slow with dispensing and dealing with customers which leaves the pharmacist needing to label, occasionally dispense and serve on tills
The Langford Pharmacy73A Church St, Langford, Biggleswade SG18 9QA
The Langford Pharmacy73A Church St, Langford, Biggleswade SG18 9QA
The Pharmacy176 Bebington Rd, Bebington, Wirral CH63 7PD
Total Pharmacy14 Gregor Shanks Way, Watton, Thetford IP25 6FA- long hours - but salubrious socio-economic clientelle made it easier.
Touchwood Pharmacy 47 Coniston Rd, Leighton Buzzard LU7 2PJ- too far for me - but half day suited.
Upton Rocks Pharmacy12A Cronton Ln, Widnes WA8 5AJ
Upton Rocks Pharmacy12A Cronton Ln, Widnes WA8 5AJNice branch and staff
Vision pharmacy51-53 Narborough Rd, Leicester LE3 0LEUnderstaff branch specially on weekends. Have to look counter and self dispensing. Also have to look out for thieves as lot of robberies happening. Not a safe place to work
Well26-30 Rainhall Rd, Barnoldswick BB18 5DR
Well9 Market Pl, South Normanton, Alfreton DE55 2BNGood staff but store is unorganised ie trouble finding rx's is very busy with walk ins can quickly get backlogged.
WellLovely Ln, Warrington WA5 1QGNot sure about the morning shift but If you do the night shift at this branch after 20:00 there is no other staff except the pharmacist. They expect the pharmacist to lock up the pharmacy. And on a Sunday which is a 13hours shift there are no staff at all and they expect the pharmacist to run the whole pharmacy by himself/herself. Pharmacist to open pharmacy, doing the shutters and setting alarm and close pharmacy. I don’t understand how they will allow a locum pharmacist to do all that. Bear in mind, this is a pharmacy next to an out of hour surgery, expect to have quite a lot of acute medication , antibiotic prescriptions and quite a few End of life prescriptions. The whole Sunday you will have to dispense and self-check. Because it’s out of hours it is unpredictable how busy it can get. They don’t tell you this when you book the shift, I only found out that I had to open the store the day before the shift and they will send a guide to you about how to get the keys from the out of hours reception.
Well1-3 Station Rd, Silloth, Wigton CA7 4AEUnderstaffed. Overworked.
Well123 N High St, Musselburgh EH21 6JE
WellNorth Huyton Primary Care Resource Centre, Woolfall Heath Ave, Liverpool L36 3TN
Well120 Dib Ln, Leeds LS8 3AYVery poor . I had 1 staff with me in the dispensary who was overworked, with queries , serving , dispensing and stock to put away . And had 2 staff doing rosettes who informed me that they were doing desserts on the day to go out as they were massively behind. Every dossete had some major issues with and had to be sent back. Bearing in mind these dossete had to be delivered today.
Numerous patient owings or whereabouts of scripts was questioned.
Pile of rx to be dispensed so literally meant every patient coming and looking through a pile of rxs.

Not a very good experience and can only get worse the accumulation of work load
Well25 Finkle Ln, Gildersome, Leeds LS27 7DXVery organised and clean. Work was done efficiently
Well4 High St, Renfrew PA4 8QRGood
WellHigh st, Moffat, DG10 9DL No regular pharmacist making it unorganised and stressful. 2 days behinds on scripts.
Well102 Union St, Larkhall ML9 1EFDecent branch but can get busy and not enough staff
WellEaglesham Road, G767BUBusy branch always days behind on scripts
Well4 High St, Renfrew, PA4 8QR
WellRogerstone in Newport, Chapelwood NP10 9DU
Well979 Stratford Rd, Birmingham B28 8BGLiked branch and staff jus short staffed hence had to help staff out by labelling and occasionally picking - dnt usually self check only did itva handful of times
WellMeir Park, Healthcare Service Centre Enterprise Way, Stoke-on-Trent ST3 7UNGood branch
WellDouglas Dr, Freckleton, Preston PR4 1RY
WellBuxton Pl, Newton Bar, Wakefield WF1 3JQA bit short staffed, lots of walk ins, generally speaking staff not that helpful to the locum, i.e don't help with handing out waiters, filing away. I don't get feel the pharmacy runs very well.
Well276 Manchester Rd, WarringtonGreat branch and support staff
WellThe Baths Health & Wellbeing Centre, Legh St, Warrington WA1 1UGTHe branch is very badly run. It dos only out of hours emergency and is attached to an out of hours GP and dentist center so from the time it opens you have a constant flow of patients but you only have a dispenser for half a day and you are expected to work on your own, cash up at the end of the day, enter the end of day figures and lock up by yourself. On Sundays you are expected open the branch and work by yourself for 13 hours with no staff! This place is an accident waiting to happen. Apparently some locums are happy to work in this condition!
WellThe Health Centre Pharmacy, 56 Croxteth Hall Ln, Liverpool L11 4UGPoorly organised branch. Unrealistic expectations of workload.
Well22 High St, Dalbeattie DG5 4AA
Well28 Blackwell Rd, Carlisle CA2 4EQ
WellWell Dalbeattie
22 High st
The shop was fine but the staff can feel under pressure due to their workload.
Well22 High St, Dalbeattie DG5 4AA
Well22 High St, Dalbeattie DG5 4AA
WellCherry Tree Rd, Marton, Blackpool FY4 4QHWonderful staff, good team
Well2a Main St, Fauldhouse, Bathgate, EH47 9JANice chill branch very organised and well staffed.
Wellbeing Pharmacy40 Nottingham road, alferton, DE55 4JJ
White Rose PharmacySouth Elmsall, Pontefract WF9 2XF
Whitworths Chemist275 Melrosegate, York YO10 3SNThis was a good branch.
Whitworths Chemist188 Ashby Rd, Scunthorpe DN16 2AP
Whitworths Chemist39 Victoria Rd, Earby, Barnoldswick BB18 6UN
Whitworths Chemist21 Rainhall Rd, Barnoldswick BB18 5DRPoorly staffed. Most are untrained and spend all day talking. Really lazy.Not great
Wilberforce21 Story St, Hull HU1 3SA
Woodhouse pharmacy5-7 Skelton Ln, Sheffield S13 7LY
Wynn and Elis32 Poulton Rd, Wallasey CH44 9DQstaff are not the friendliest. But they have been there a long time and know what to do
BootsLocking CastleAwful branch to work in. As an ex Boots Manager this was the worst shift I’ve done in a long time. ACT had delusions of grandeur. Kept asking me to cover counter, then check, then speak to patient. Checking was left for late night pharmacist who received an apology from me. Bottom line branch expects day shift pharmacist to work counter and then late night pharmacist to check as well as work and self dispense.
BootsBoots Ripley, Derbyshire (high street branch!)Pressurised
TescoHartlepool ts25Staff on Sunday is an absolute angel. She loves the customers.
Very supportive a delight to work with and an antidote to some other branches in the group. She is busyish Otc but we coped adequately.
Day LewisNewland Ave Hull hu5Amaizin branch the Acts and pmr interfaced with electronic CD register and methadone dispensing machine.
So well organised an example to all lesser companies.
Senior young dispenser so bright polite and efficient. I was gobsmacked in a good way. I full marks D L
Day LewisGrimsby Springfield medical Centre Grimsby dn33 3jfThis is such a busy branch on the days I attended they were one or 2 staff short. it was stressful for me and staff. I the staff put a brave face on it to be commended. Customers deserve better here being a health Centre. The CD s daily collection were entirely left to me thrown in at deep end style.. 'we have nothing to do with the CDs' this is not normal for a DL store.. I assume the manager may have influenced this attitude don't know.
If you want to work on the edge feeling stressed and overworked for just tolerablely adequate pay. You can
Friendly staff once you make an effort and empathise with them.
Boots8 Whiteladies Road, Clifton Down Shopping Centre, BristolStaff are overworked and unhappy - clearly unsafe dispensing environment due to high workload against poor staff levels. Very competent staff but far too much for them to do well. Relief pharmacist attends so a lunch break can be taken.
LloydspharmacyWednesburyThe staff were helpful enough but nobody knew much about the back office system to claim payment
BootsPeel Centre Yeovil Midnight PharmacyThis retail park pharmacy has a big medisure business upstairs but there is only generally one pharmacist in store at a time. There are dozens of nursing homes and the phone is constantly ringing. Downstairs nobody seems to know what they are doing
BootsTruro Pydar StreetThis city centre pharmacy has a massive Medisure business upstairs but there is only generally one pharmacist in store at a time. There are dozens of nursing homes and the phone is constantly ringing. Downstairs nobody seems to know what they are doing as the staff are inexperienced and the store manager is a liability in the dispensary
AsdaWestbrookFeedback from other locums, it depends entirely on the staff and pharmacist who have been in the day before or the morning/afternoon shift. Managers let the work pile up on the morning shifts, locums come in and clear the area in the evening, good luck!

Some of the staff were very good, fantastic in fact. whereas others were totally inept and just passing time leaving the work for the others, there was a noticeable change in their behavior when the manager left (when the cats away and all that)

No defined job roles or the 'lets get things done' mentality, appears the manager/s can't differentiate between their job titles so staff have it easy...or the manager/s just don't want to rock the boat and do whatever it takes?

good luck! it has been a while since my shift..things may have changed!

SuperdrugBridlingtonIt’s not the best place to work . Not allowed your phone . You are searched but yet left alone to run counter snd dispensary
Northwood, Brereton, Staffordshire BreretonThis is The unfriendliest and unhelpful bunch of staff I’ve ever come across . To make things worse, instead of helping me they stood around slagging off the absent store pharmacist, other staff, upper management. To be honest this isn’t the kind of company I’d ever work for, so disorganised themselves but with sky-high expectations of the locums.
Poor pay and no respect for the profession of pharmacy
BootsBoots Church Street CannockHorrible branch, poorly organised, lots of metha patients
Bootsnewton aycliffeWas double cover in Durham so bit of a trek , nice staff, were a bit understaffed the staff told me but on the day wasn't that bad but I just did normal collections no dosette boxes
Nevison PharmacyOrchard lane, PontefractVery awful branch, always self-checking and no help from the pharmacy owners who are only interested in saving money. It takes them ages to pay you and they won't pick up their phones when you try and contact them regarding payment. Locums should AVOID at all costs.
Boots Chemsley WoodChemsley wood shopping centrework with store manager and has no dispenser with me. Not greeted by her and she doesn't call my name the whole shift, feel like I experienced racism and she is very rude
SuperdrugManchester PiccadillyWorst pharmacy I have ever worked for, zero staff available, rude regional manager that threatens to report you to GPhC if you raise concerns about under staffing, overall would not recommend to any locum regardless of rate
Farrow pharmacyFq550Good
LloydspharmacyHumberston CleethorpesComplete and utter mess.Baskets everywhere,no place to check as
no room,as workbench overloaded with baskets.Lots of mistakes especially with nomads.Manager wanted murs but place needed sortin out first!
Boots232 Beverley road HullGood well organised branch.Average amount to check.Methadone was done weekly in advance.Couple
of nomads to check.Staff members were friendly and co-operative.
Nevison PharmacyOrchard lane, PontefractVery awful branch, always self-checking and no help from the pharmacy owners who are only interested in saving money. It takes them ages to pay you and they won't pick up their phones when you try and contact them regarding payment. Locums should AVOID at all costs.
BootsChemsley wood shopping centrework with store manager and has no dispenser with me. Not greeted by her and she doesn't call my name the whole shift, feel like I experienced racism and she is very rude
SuperdrugManchester PiccadillyWorst pharmacy I have ever worked for, zero staff available, rude regional manager that threatens to report you to GPhC if you raise concerns about under staffing, overall would not recommend to any locum regardless of rate
Farrow pharmacyFq550Good
LloydspharmacyHumberston CleethorpesComplete and utter mess.Baskets everywhere,no place to check as
no room,as workbench overloaded with baskets.Lots of mistakes especially with nomads.Manager wanted murs but place needed sortin out first!
Boots232 Beverley road HullGood well organised branch.Average amount to check.Methadone was done weekly in advance.Couple
of nomads to check.Staff members were friendly and co-operative.
BootsBoots Fore Street ChardIt’s always a bad sign if you phone the branch at 9am and nobody answers. The phone is left unanswered most of the day. The pharmacy is very, very busy and not enough staff and they are all stressed. Staff are too busy to answer questions from locum. The resident pharmacist is leaving. The whole area is short of pharmacists which is hardly surprising
BootsThe Peel Centre, Yeovil, Somerset This is a branch with BIG MDS business! The downstairs staff are somewhat overlooked and under resourced. The upstairs staff don’t know much about working downstairs and the downstairs staff seldom go upstairs so as a locum you may well know more about the systems than the dispensers and there is a fair bit of skiving in the evenings when the front doors close but the pharmacy is operating until midnight. The store manageress tends to ignore the locums and concentrated on the DDS performance upstairs and the shop. There is no regular pharmacist at the shop so it feels lacking in direction with the two ACTs often at loggerheads. Working until midnight disrupts your sleep and can’t get to sleep. Site security is patchy and you often walk out into an unlit car park at midnight
LloydspharmacyPaultonVery busy and chaotic store . Once i had to shut down due to lack of staff. So infamous it was in local news paper i was told by staff
ScorahCheadle HulmeGreat pharmacy. The manager is back and has organised the flow correctly and staff know what they are doing. Really good for a locum.
WellMoor Street, Kirkham 222566Branch is generally quite nice. Workload isn't too high. Maybe 5 blue Rx.
The main problem I had was the (non-pharmacist) manager. She was very rude and pushy. Undermined me on professional and clinical issues on a number of occasions. Told me to answer the phone when I was clearly busy and she was chatting away in the shop. I was not far from contacting Well area manager to report her as her conduct was completely unacceptable and for some I would consider it bullying.
The other staff were very nice however. The shop would be a nice session if it weren't for the manager
LloydspharmacyMidsomer Norton
BootsLichfield 0181Excellent to work in as second pharmacist checking blister packs. Horribly busy main dispensary. Constant checking of baskets. Lots of patients seeking advice. Unsafe having just one pharmacist in dispensary.
BootsMoldGood branch overall. Staff are lovely. Never left on my own.
Fishlocks pharmacyL404byWorked on a Sunday, pretty quiet, a few methadone and a lot of trays to check. Overall decent experience.
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