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Pharmacy Apprentice EMPIRE MEDICINES LIMITED

Empire Pharmacy is an NHS Pharmacy in Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 providing free NHS prescription delivery across Manchester and the UK and other NHS pharmacy services. We are looking to recruit an apprentice.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.00

  • Working week

    Exact hours to be discussed at interview.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001733179

  • Positions

    1 available

Empire Pharmacy is offering a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to start a career in the Health Service.

Duties may include and may not be limited to:

  • Ordering and issuing stock in the pharmacy
  • Receiving, storing, maintaining stock in the pharmacy
  • Preparation, assembly of medicinal products
  • Selling over the counter medicines in the pharmacy
  • Processing a prescription
  • Assembling prescriptions safely
  • Assisting with the provision of pharmacy services
  • Assisting with the sale of medicines and products
  • Receiving prescriptions from individuals
  • Ordering, receiving, maintaining of pharmaceutical stock
  • Assembling, assisting with the of prescribed items
  • Preparing blister packs Deal with telephone and face to face enquiries
  • Deliveries to patients ( Driven License essential )

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good with people
  • Clear communicator
  • Good use of English both written and spoken
  • Good at prioritising
  • Genuine interest in the Pharmacy Industry

Personal qualities

  • Accurate
  • Attention to detail
  •  Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual

Desired qualifications

  • Minimum GCSE or equivalent grade A-C in English and maths is essential.

Future prospects

  • Possibility of employment

Things to consider

  • Travel Driving License needed for deliveries
  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

Empire Pharmacy is an NHS Pharmacy in Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 providing free nhs prescription delivery across Manchester and the UK and other nhs pharmacy services. We are now offering private PCR Covid-19 tests and Fit-To-Fly certificates in 24-36hrs and a super fast track same day service. We also offer Hajj Umrah Vaccinations.

Employer

EMPIRE MEDICINES LIMITED

Address

122

Seymour Grove

Manchester

M16 0FF

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Training

Training provider

TOTAL PEOPLE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Total People Ltd

  • Pharmacy Technician Level 3
  • EPA

Apprenticeship standard

Pharmacy technician (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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