Apprentice Pharmacy Administrator, Leeds NIGHTINGALE YORKSHIRE LTD
This is a fantastic opportunity to join an online pharmacy and to develop your skills within the business. Starting out as a pharmacy administrator and developing into a dispensing assistant in time with the full support of your employer.
Closing date: 30 Sep 2017
Total hours per week: 37.50
Possible start date
14 Oct 2017
01 Aug 2017
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
To begin with, your duties will be administrative as follows:
- Answering the telephone, dealing with general enquiries and taking effective messages
- Deal with online queries and emails
- Placing orders for medication with suppliers online and by telephone
- Chasing outstanding queries with GPs
- Preparing outbound deliveries
- Liaising with the delivery driver to ensure deliveries occur in a timely manner
When you have settled into your role, your new employer would like to help you to understand prescriptions, medication branding, medication preparation. If you are keen to do so, your employer would like to fund your dispensing qualification in due course.
Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.
Requirements and prospects
- Smart professional appearance
- Self-motivated & reliable
- Confidence with meeting/speaking to new people and conversing with ease
- Genuine interest in the sector
- Time management skills
- Organisational skills
- Attention to detail
- GCSE Grades A to C or equivalent are essential, specifically Maths and English. 2017 grading system, grade 9 – grade 4
Things to consider
About the employer
NIGHTINGALE YORKSHIRE LTD
Vision Business is part of the West Nottinghamshire College Group. West Nottinghamshire College is one of the largest and most successful colleges in the country with a well-earned reputation for excellence particularly in the areas of apprenticeships. The college was named a national Beacon College in 2009. With 30,000 students nationwide and links with over 2,000 employers, we are a high-profile centre of education that is well known for producing work-ready, ambitious and highly-skilled individuals. We offer apprenticeships, advanced apprenticeships and adult apprenticeships in a range of sector specialisms.
An apprenticeship is an on the job learning programme that allows you, the apprentice, to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards theory elements in addition to putting the theory into practice, some of this will be in your own time.
As part of your apprenticeship and dependent on your prior attainment you may be required to complete Maths, English and ICT Functional Skills which are an integral part of your apprenticeship. Upon successful completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition.
Vision Business will also work with you to ensure your knowledge of Employment Rights and Responsibilities are at the required level for an apprentice.
Should you have any questions or wish to discuss this or any other vacancy please call the Vision Apprentices team on 01623 627191 extension 8799.
Business and Administration
VISION WEST NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COLLEGE
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Vision West Nottinghamshire College
Reece Hunt 01623 627 191 email@example.com
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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017