Apprentice Pharmacy Assistant - Level 2 Day Lewis Pharmacy Warrington
A pharmacy based in Warrington are hoping to recruit a hardworking and determined candidate to work within their small team of qualified professionals, as an apprentice pharmacy assistant. Duties include processing NHS prescriptions, checking off and unpacking orders and dealing with counter and phone enquiries.
Closing date: today
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: 30.0
Possible start date
02 Feb 2023
09 Jan 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
Duties to include:
- Support with patient consultations
- Dispensing medicine (after training)
- General admin
- Dealing with counter and phone enquiries
- Use of the computer and the pharmacy specific software
- Checking off and unpacking orders
- Stock management
- Date checking of stock
- Processing NHS prescriptions
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Level 2 Pharmacy services assistant apprenticeship standard, which includes:
- Level 1/2 functional skills in maths and English (if required)
- End-Point assessment (EPA)
- In-house training provided by employer
- GPHC approved Dispensing and MCA qualification
Training will be through an online programme that can be accessed at different times within the pharmacy.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Full-time role for the right person or further potential for other training such as a Level 3 Pharmacy Technician apprenticeship or potentially could go onto university to study at degree level, upon successful completion of apprenticeship.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Things to consider
About the employer
Day Lewis Pharmacy Warrington
WOODSPEEN TRAINING LIMITED
Pharmacy services assistant
Level 2 (GCSE)
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