Pharmacy Assistant Apprentice

Level: 2


Employer: EVEREST PHARMACY LTD


Location: 117B WITHINGTON ROAD

A pharmacy based in Whalley Range, Manchester, are hoping to recruit a hardworking and determined candidate to work within their small team of qualified professionals, as an Apprentice Pharmacy Assistant. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

Duration: 12 Months

Expected start date: 12/03/2024

Hours per week: 37.5 hours

Wage: (Annually)

Job role includes

  • Dealing with over the counter and phone enquiries
  • Use of the computer and the pharmacy specific software
  • Checking off and unpacking orders
  • Stock management
  • Date checking of stock
  • Processing NHS prescriptions
  • Dealing with customers, answering questions, politeness

About employer

Welcome to Everest Pharmacy. We are a local community pharmacy chain that provides a wide range of pharmacy services to patients across the Greater Manchester area. Everest Pharmacy was founded in 2009 with the aim of bringing the best pharmacy services and healthcare advice to the communities we serve. We now have branches in Whalley Range, Chorlton, Grove Village and Darwen. As well as an optician at our Grove Village Branch. We are proud to be an independent pharmacy group employing local people and ensuring that we represent the communities we serve. Our aim continues to be to climb to ever greater heights of excellence, exceed our customers’ expectations, and push pharmacy into new frontiers in healthcare.

  • weighting: Essential
  • qualificationType: GCSE or equivalent
  • subject: English/Maths
  • grade: 4/c

  • Pharmacy Services Assistant Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

    • Possible full-time permanent role for the right person
    • Further potential for other training such as a Level 3 Pharmacy Technician apprenticeship
  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Logical
  • Team working
  • Initiative
  • Non judgemental
  • Patience
  • Hardworking

Vacancy title

Vacancy description

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Duration: 18 months

Expected start date: 28/3/2022

Hours per week: 37.5 hours

Wage: 146.25 (weekly)

Job role includes

  • Explore what an apprenticeship is and how they work.
  • Understand what it means to be an apprentice.
  • Discover different apprenticeship types, get application hints and tips, and apply for vacancies.

About employer

Employer description

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills