Aim Rx Limited

Apprentice Retail Pharmacy Assistant- Golborne Chemist- Wigan - Intermediate (Level 2)

Aim Rx Limited (Employer)

Qube Qualifications and Development Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £9,360.00
30.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 6.00pm - Flexible for Evenings or Weekends
15 months (duration)
4 November 2022(start date)
Retailer (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
18 October 2022 (application closing date)
Register interest

Job Description

To project a positive and friendly image to dispensary patients and other visitors and deal with queries in a professional, courteous and efficient way. Assist all patients and customers with their pharmacy and retail purchases. Assist in the preparation and sale of prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines/appliances and assist with stock.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Some of your duties will include:

  • 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
  • Ensure all orders are checked off accurately, and stock stored with care
  • Ensure the date checking procedure is maintained and recorded

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Retail Level 2 Apprenticeship + 2 GPhC Accredited Courses delivered by the National Pharmacy Association (NPA) Medicines Counter Assistant and Accredited Dispensing Assistant Course

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Full time employment contract available if candidate is impressive

Skills Required

Attention to detail, Caring, Communication skills, Friendly

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired
Register interest


People who applied for this apprenticeship also applied for:

last 24 hours

This page contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0. The information provider is the Education and Skills Funding Agency.