L2 Pharmacy Assistant Apprentice CuraPharm Chemist

An opportunity has arisen with Curapharm Chemist. The successful candidate will be working in the pharmacy close to their home, attending college and improving knowledge in medicines. The role will involve taking in and handing out prescriptions as well as receiving and ordering stock.

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Closing date: 27 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

    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

    28 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000216783

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties will include (but will not be limited to):

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

The training you will be getting

  • 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 to expect at the end of your 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, Customer care skills, Team working, Patience

Qualifications

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

About the employer

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

Employer

CuraPharm Chemist

Address

154 GREENFORD ROAD

HARROW

HA1 3QS

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Training

Training provider

INSPIRE MIDDLESEX COLLEGE LTD

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

Andy Gill

info@inspiremiddlesexcollege.org

02034416729

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


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