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Apprentice Retail Pharmacy Assistant

Reference number: SW-009063
  • Salary: £240.00 Weekly
  • Job Type: Apprenticeships
  • Employer: Day Lewis Pharmacy
  • Location: Streatham
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Pharmacy Assistant

Working week: Monday – Friday 9am-1pm & 2pm – 6pm / Saturday 9am – 1pm, Total hours per week: 40.00

Expected duration: 15 months

Possible start date: 06 Jul 2022

To work as part of the pharmacy team and support the Supervising Pharmacist with day to day tasks such as dispensing, working on the counter supporting customers and taking payments. You will provide customer service that is caring, friendly and come across in a professional manner at all times.

You will complete the following:
Retail Level 2 Apprenticeship + 2 GPhC Accredited Courses delivered by the National Pharmacy Association (NPA) – Medicines Counter Assistant and Accredited Dispensing Assistant Course.
NPA Courses will commence around 8 weeks after you have been enrolled on the Retail Level 2 Apprenticeship. NPA Courses must be completed within the first 12 months of employment at the Pharmacy. Your Retailer Level 2 Apprenticeship will be delivered by Qube Learning who are a National Training Provider. As a student within Qube Learning you will have a dedicated Skills Tutor who will visit you every 4 – 6 weeks and deliver a bespoke teaching and learning session. Your Apprenticeship Training Programme + NPA Courses should be completed in around 15 months. Functional Skills (Maths and English) may form part of your programme.

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Kind
  • Caring
  • Accurate
  • Reliable

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in Maths and English.


Date posted: 16/03/2022

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