L2 Pharmacy Assistant Apprentice Touchwood Pharmacy

Touchwood Pharmacy is looking to recruit a Level 2 apprentice to join the team to provide high-quality service to patients. You will be working closely with counter assistant, dispensers, pharmacist and responsible pharmacist.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 27 Jun 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.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000245442

  • Positions

    2 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
  • Apprentices will be required to produce work and build an e-portfolio of evidence through blended learning which will include practical and written knowledge assessments which are carried out in the workplace
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required
  • Four days based in the pharmacy and one paid day at college

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, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

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

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

Touchwood Pharmacy

Address

62 Sydenham Road

London

SE26 5QE

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


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

073 9876 0786

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


Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.