Apprentice Dispenser/ medical Counter Assistant

Closing date: 
Fri, 17/02/2012
Type: 
Health and Social Care
Business Area: 
Pharmacy
Location: 
Prestwich, Manchester
Salary: 
£3 – £6.08 per hour depending on training time age and experience.
Working Hours: 
40 hours which includes 9-6 one hour lunch no weekend or bank holidays

The pharmacy is recruiting 1 apprentice to work within the dispensary and medicines counter. The apprentice will be trained to sell pharmacy medicines and dispense prescription only medicines. Work with GPs, care home staff and other NHS officers.
Successful candidates will be offered full support in order to complete a formal training course.
Some off site work in care homes may be needed.

We are offering a full life long career in a essential industry.

Apply by through the apprenticeship process not by email or phone, imaginative application encouraged.

Future Prospects: 
Opportunity to develop with the business, train up to an accredited checking technician or even go on to be a Pharmacist.
Skills required: 
Good communication skills, computer literacy,
Qualifications required: 
GCSE Maths and English
Personal qualities: 
Punctual, be part of a team, be able to communicate accurately with customers, show a higher level of commitment to customer care