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L2 Pharmacy Assistant Apprentice Aqua Pharmacy

An opportunity has arisen with Aqua Pharmacy. The successful candidate will be working in the pharmacy close to their home, attending college and improving knowledge in medicines.

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Closing date: 10 Jan 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,379.50

    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

    Shifts to be confirmed, with four days based in the pharmacy and one paid day at college.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000101662

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Taking in and handing out prescriptions
  • Receiving and ordering stock
  • Selling over the counter medicines
  • Advising patients about medications

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

  • Pharmacy Services Assistant Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • The successful candidate will be working in the community pharmacy close to their home and attending college one day a week.
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Potential employment within hospitals, community pharmacies, Air Force, and pharmaceutical industries.
  • Go on to study level 3.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 3 and Above) Desired

About the employer

An opportunity has arisen with Aqua Pharmacy. The successful candidate will be working in the pharmacy close to their home, attending college and improving knowledge in medicines.

Employer

Aqua Pharmacy

Address

59 MILL LANE

KILBURN

LONDON

NW6 1NB

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Training

Training provider

INSPIRE MIDDLESEX COLLEGE LTD

Contact

Gosia

info@inspiremiddlesexcollege.org

Apprenticeship standard

Pharmacy services assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)


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