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Pharmacy Services Assistant Apprentice Morley Pharmacy

Morley Pharmacy, based in the centre of Morley, is searching for a hardworking and determined candidate to work within their small team of qualified professionals as an Apprentice Pharmacy Assistant.

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Closing date: 10 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £175.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Saturday 8:00am - 5:00pm Shift basis 35 hours per week Total hours per week: 35.00

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    03 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001760802

  • Positions

    1 available

The successful candidate will be part of a dynamic and enthusiastic team providing over-the-counter and prescription pharmaceutical services to the local community. 

Helping with day-to-day tasks, such as consultations, dispensing medicine and general admin, the suitable candidate will be spend their  time in both the shop-front retail and dispensary sides of the pharmacy.

Other tasks may include; operating the cash till, merchandising, reacting to incoming internet and phone enquiries, use of the computer and the pharmacy specific software, handling and unpacking orders, stock management, date-checking of stock and processing prescriptions.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communicate clearly and effectively with other staff members, customers and healthcare professionals to ensure high standards of service are maintained
  • A basic IT proficiency and strong organisational skills are also essential

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Friendly
  • Keen to progress
  • Must be willing to work as part of a team
  • Work hard to achieve the qualification they are working towards
  • Willingness to learn

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE A* to C (9-4) in maths and English or equivalent qualification

Future prospects

  • On completion of the Intermediate Apprenticeship, individuals will have the opportunity to apply to progress on to the Advanced Apprenticeship

About the employer

Morley Pharmacy has been serving the local community for many years. An NHS registered pharmacy, its staff provide both over-the-counter and prescription services.

Employer

Morley Pharmacy

Address

2a

Corporation Street

Leeds

LS27 9NB

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Training

Training provider

BRADFORD COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by City Training Services

Contact

Tom Hughes 01274 728316 t.hughes@bradfordcollege.ac.uk

  • Level 2 Pharmacy Services Assistant apprenticeship standard

This includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • In-house training

Apprenticeship standard

Pharmacy services assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)


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