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Pharmacy Assistant Apprentice Barkerhouse Pharmacy

Barkerhouse are offering an opportunity for an apprentice to start a career in pharmacy. In this position students gain valuable working experiences that they will be able to carry forwards into any future career.

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Closing date: 10 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9:00 - 17:30

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    25 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The main duties of the role include:

  • Ordering stock 
  • Assisting customers at the counter
  • Putting stock away
  • Dealing with queries over the phone
  • General housekeeping of the store

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Customer service and communication skills
  • Comfortable working in a busy team
  • Time management

Personal qualities

  • Customer service and communication skills
  • Problem-solving and initiative
  • Great attention to detail
  • Works well under pressure

Desired qualifications

GCSE grades C (4) or above in both Maths and English

Future prospects

For the right candidate the opportunity to secure future full time employment

About the employer



Barkerhouse Pharmacy



Barkerhouse Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Burnley College


Nathan Hodge 01282 733005

  • Level 2 - Pharmacy Services Assistant
  • Functional Skills if required 

Apprenticeship standard

Pharmacy services assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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