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Pharmacy Services Apprentice

Reference number: SW-002751
  • Salary: £166.00
  • Job Type: Apprenticeships
  • Employer: Pharmacy Services Apprentice
  • Location: Southwark
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The role will include engaging with customers and clients to provide prescription counter services, advice, housekeeping duties such as stock rotation and stock replenishment, helping to deliver a variety of public health services.

Duties to include:

  • Dealing with customers
  • Assisting in the Dispensary
  • Labelling medications
  • Opening packing lines
  • Assisting maintenance of stock levels
  • Receiving incoming goods
  • Replenishing shelves
  • Answering customer queries

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Appropriately prioritises work, using their time efficiently
  • Understands the importance of clinical and information governance as part of their everyday role
  • Works effectively as part of the team
  • Recognises and works within their own bounds of competence
  • Is open and honest in their actions and those of others

Personal qualities

  • Uses appropriate communication skills to build relationships with patients, colleagues and other colleagues
  • Can access information from appropriate sources, ensuring up to date knowledge is maintained
  • Uses logical methodology to investigate a medicines or practice issue to improve patient care
  • Provides information in an accurate, relevant and timely manner

Desired qualifications

4 or above (A-C) at GCSE in maths and English (or the equivalent).

Future prospects

Potential progression for the right person.

Things to consider

Learning will be delivered online in a live virtual classroom environment, so candidates need to be competent in and have access to a computer.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Date posted: 10/02/2021

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