Pharmacist Apprentice Woodsetton Pharmacy

A Level 2 Pharmacist Apprentice is required. Are you a friendly, hardworking, confident, team player? We have a position for you in one of our friendly-run pharmacies to work as part of the pharmacy team, to ensure an accurate, timely, high quality service is provided to our patients in a caring, friendly and professional manner. Duties include: taking in and give out prescriptions and assisting with over the counter sales.

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Closing date: 04 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,313.60

    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

    Mon- Fri. Hours to be discussed with employer.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    07 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000249151

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Ensuring the highest standards of professional service and care to our patients.
  • Taking in and give out prescriptions.
  • Assisting with over the counter sales.
  • Dealing with enquiries from customers both over the counter and over the telephone.
  • Stock ordering and merchandising/stock control.
  • Ensuring that the pharmacy always projects a professional image.
  • Ensure that all areas within the pharmacy are clean, tidy and well organised.

The training you will be getting

  • L2 Customer Service Qualification
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required
  • Training will be completed in the work place.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Potential to move into a permenant position depending on completion of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

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

About the employer

We are an independent pharmacy (previously a Coop Pharmacy) located next to the Woodsetton Medical Centre. We are proud to deliver an excellent service to our patients. Many services are offered: NHS and Private Prescriptions; Free Prescription Collection and Delivery Service; Travel Clinic; Comprehensive range of Other The Counter medication, toiletries, mobility items, and many more

Employer

Woodsetton Pharmacy

Address

41 BOURNE STREET

WOODSETTON

DUDLEY

DY3 1AF

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Training

Training provider

CITY OF WOLVERHAMPTON COLLEGE

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

Sophie Powell

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

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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