Pharmacy Services Apprentice Lewis Day Plc

The role will include engaging with customers and clients to provide prescription counter services, advice, housekeeping duties such as stock rotation and stock replenishment, helping to deliver a variety of public health services.

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Closing date: 02 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday – Saturday- 9am-6pm. Sunday- 11am-1pm. Shop opening hours. Candidate will work their agreed hours between these times. Must be able to work evenings and weekends.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    1 years

  • Possible start date

    03 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    23 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001300791

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Dealing with customers
  • Assisting in dispensary
  • Labelling medications
  • Opening packing lines
  • Assisting maintenance of stock levels
  • Receiving incoming goods
  • Replenishing shelves
  • Answering customer queries

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills.
  • ICT literate.
  • Good telephone manner.
  • Good time keeping.
  • Diligence & accuracy checking.
  • Strong interest in personal development.

Personal qualities

  • Caring.
  • Pleasant.
  • Outgoing personality.

Qualifications required

  • GCSE’s or equivalent in Maths, English & Science preferred.

Future prospects

Potential progression on to L3 pharmacy technician qualification for the right person.

Things to consider

Learning will be delivered online in a live virtual classroom environment, so candidates need to be competent in and have access to a computer.

About the employer

Our reputation is built on our commitment to prompt professional, personal service and attention to detail, which is reflected in the services we offer and the time we take to get to know our clientele and how to best service their needs.

Employer

Lewis Day Plc

Address

1a

Palace Road

London

SW2 3DY

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Training provider

  • NVQ L2 Pharmacy Services
  • L2 Certificate in Pharmaceutical Science
  • Functional Skills in English & Maths,
  • Employment Rights & Responsibilities

Apprenticeship framework

Health - Pharmacy Services

Training provider

IFSkills4Health

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by I & F Ltd

Contact

Cordelia Singh 07970520150 cordelia@skills4pharmacy.org.uk


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Closing date: 02 Oct 2017