PHARMACY ASSISTANT APPRENTICESHIP K.S.C. 1T LTD

An independent pharmacy are hoping to recruit a hardworking and determined candidate to work within their small team of qualified professionals, as an apprentice pharmacy assistant. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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

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Closing date: 20 Jan 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40

    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 to Friday 9am to 5pm, shifts, may work evenings and weekends.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    21 Jan 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000212946

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties to include:

  • Patient consultations (After training)
  • Dispensing medicine (all training provided)
  • General admin
  • Dealing with over the 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

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Pharmacy Services Assistant apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Work-based learning
  • GPHC Approved Dispensing Qualification

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Full-time permanent role for the right person or further potential for other training such as a Level 3 Pharmacy Technician apprenticeship.
 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Non judgemental

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

If travelling by public transport, please check travel time before applying.

About the employer

We are an independent Pharmacy looking to expand our dedicated team of professionals. We are committed to providing excellent services and professional care and advice for the community.

Employer

K.S.C. 1T LTD

Address

132 Bramley Rd

London

W10 6TJ

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Training

Training provider

WOODSPEEN TRAINING LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Carley Charnock

carley.charnock@woodspeentraining.co.uk

07483367409

Apprenticeship standard

Pharmacy services assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Jan 2024