Pharmacy Technician Apprenticeship - Watford PYRAMID HEALTHCARE 1 LTD

Are you interested in a rewarding career in pharmacy? Do you want to work as a registered professional who assists pharmacists with various tasks, such as dispensing medicines, providing health advice, and managing the day-to-day operation of the pharmacy? If so, then this apprenticeship is for you!

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

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Closing date: 28 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,579.20

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 6.00pm. May involve some weekends.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    27 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000221180

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Pharmacy Technician Apprenticeship - Watford

  • Achieve the best possible outcome through a person’s medicines by managing, ordering, receiving, maintaining and supplying medicines and other pharmaceutical products safely, legally and effectively, whilst meeting the regulatory standards
  • Provide person-centred health advice to all patients, whether on prescription or over the counter, and refer them to other healthcare professionals when appropriate
  • Support the management of the day-to-day operation of the pharmacy, such as clinical governance, business operation and processes, and supervise other pharmacy staff
  • Provide training to pharmacy and the wider healthcare teams, such as for new members of staff
  • Maintain a quality service through auditing and evaluating the service and processes, and respond to feedback

The training you will be getting

Pharmacy Technician (Integrated) Level 3:

You will gain a nationally recognised qualification at Level 3, equivalent to A level, which will enable you to register with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) as a Pharmacy Technician.

Learning will be delivered online in a live virtual classroom environment in the pharmacy.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. Potential for full time employment on successful completion of the apprenticeship. Transferable skills that are invaluable in the wider world of work.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Communication skills, Customer care skills, Initiative, Non judgemental, Organisation skills, Patience, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and english (Grade 4 or above) Essential

Things to consider

Learning will be delivered online in a live virtual classroom environment in the pharmacy, so candidates need to be competent in and have access to a computer. Placements will be jointly at pharmacy and chosen surgery (spending equal time at both places).

About the employer

Our reputation is built on our commitment to prompt professional, personal service and attention to detail, which is reflected in the services we offer and the time we take to get to know our clientele and how to best service their needs.

Employer

PYRAMID HEALTHCARE 1 LTD

Address

221 St. Albans Road

WD24 5BQ

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Training

Training provider

I & F 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

Apprenticeship standard

Pharmacy technician (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)

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

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: 28 Mar 2024