Toshel Limited

Apprentice Pharmacy Assistant - Thorpe Willoughby Pharmacy - Selby - Intermediate (Level 2)

Toshel Limited (Employer)

Qube Learning (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £180.00
30.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, 12:00 - 18:00.
15 months (duration)
14 March 2021(start date)
Retailer (apprenticeship standard)
12 March 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

You will be working as an Apprentice Pharmacy Assistant. You will work as part of a pharmacy team under the supervision of the registered pharmacist to ensure an accurate, timely, high quality dispensary/counter service is provided to our customers in a caring, friendly and professional manner.


As an Apprentice at Thorpe Willoughby Pharmacy you will:

  • Complete all NHS and other pharmacy service paperwork
  • Undertake the training required by the company to fulfil your role effectively and ensure a high degree of professionalism
  • Keep up to date with current pharmacy practice, new drugs, and their uses
  • Respect and maintain confidentiality of information concerning customers, colleagues, company policies and statistics in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation
  • Ensure that customers receive excellent service
  • Handing out medications to customers
  • Ensure that the pharmacy always projects a professional image
  • Ensure that all areas within the pharmacy are clean, tidy, and well organised with special attention to risk management guidelines
  • Use the EPOS back office function to order and maintain the required stock levels in the pharmacy
  • Ensure high standards of pharmacy stock management, reduce stock holding and ensure maximum profitability
  • Ensure all orders are checked off accurately, and stock stored with care
  • Ensure the date checking procedure is maintained and recorded

Future Prospects

  • For the right candidate a permanent position may be offered at the end of the apprenticeship

Reality Check

Sharing your details (GDPR):

  • Qube Learning will not share any of your personal details with any person or company outside our organisation, except the hiring manager for this specific position
  • We may share you details with another department within Qube Learning if we feel we could help you with the many other training opportunities we offer

Skills Required

  • Good customer service skills
  • Excellent communication skills

Qualities Required

  • Hardworking
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • The ability to work as part of a team

Qualifications Required

  • GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English

Training Provided

Level 2 Retailer apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • National Pharmacy association qualifications (Counter assistant & Medical dispensing)
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