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Apprentice Retail Pharmacy Assistant - Carringtons Pharmacy- Wallasey JOHN CARRINGTON LTD

To work as part of a pharmacy team under the supervision of the registered pharmacist, to ensure an accurate, timely, high quality dispensary / counter service is provided to our customers in a caring, friendly and professional manner.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    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- Friday between the hours of 8.30am and 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    23 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000080225

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Some of your duties will include: Complete all NHS and other pharmacy service paperwork Undertake the training required by the company to fulfil your role effectively and ensure a high degree of professionalism Keep up to date with current pharmacy practice, new drugs, and their uses Respect and maintain confidentiality of information concerning customers, colleagues, company policies and statistics in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation Ensure that customers receive excellent service Handing out medications to customers Ensure that the pharmacy always projects a professional image Ensure that all areas within the pharmacy are clean, tidy, and well organised with special attention to risk management guidelines Ensure all orders are checked off accurately, and stock stored with care Ensure the date checking procedure is maintained and recorded

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Retail Level 2 Apprenticeship + 2 GPhC Accredited Courses delivered by the National Pharmacy Association (NPA) Medicines Counter Assistant and Accredited Dispensing Assistant Course.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possibility of a long term role as dispenser


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Caring, Communication skills, Friendly, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

About the employer

Independent community pharmacy

Employer

JOHN CARRINGTON LTD

Address

Carringtons Pharmacy

128 Rake Lane

CH45 5DL

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Training

Training provider

QUBE QUALIFICATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Retailer

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2022