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.
Closing date: 20 Aug 2022
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 35
Possible start date
23 Aug 2022
29 Jul 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
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
- 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
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Apprentices will be required to produce work and build an e-portfolio of evidence through blended learning which will include practical and written knowledge assessments which are carried out in the workplace
Pharmacy Services Assistant Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:
Apprentices will be required to produce work and build an e-portfolio of evidence through blended learning which will include practical and written knowledge assessments which are carried out in the workplace.
There will be an (EPA) end point assessment at the end of the apprenticeship.
Level 2 functional skills in maths and English (if required)
End-Point Assessment (EPA)
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
On completion of the Intermediate Apprenticeship, individuals will have the opportunity to apply to progress on to the Advanced Apprenticeship, they may also be offered full time employment by the employer.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9 - 4 (A* - C)) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
Pharmacy services assistant
Level 2 (GCSE)