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HEALTH & CARE

PHARMACY

LEVELS 2 & 3

OVERVIEW

With an apprenticeship, you get paid in a real job, gaining real work experience, real qualifications and a real future. 

 

WHY CHOOSE A PHARMACY APPRENTICESHIP?

Pharmacy apprentices work in a hospital or community pharmacy undertaking a variety of tasks under the supervision of a qualified pharmacist. Duties vary depending on the setting, but may include selling over-the-counter medicines, dispensing prescriptions, ordering pharmaceutical stock and providing medical information to patients.

START DATE

L2: Throughout the year, L3: September

DURATION

L2: 15 months,
L3: 2 years

LEVEL

2 & 3

COURSE DELIVERY

Day Release at Bradford College

TYPICAL MODULES

Level 2: Assist in the Issuing of Pharmaceutical Stock, Maintain Pharmaceutical Stock, Prepare Aseptic Products, Assemble Prescribed Items.

Level 3: Process Pharmaceutical Queries, Issue Prescribed Items, Order Pharmaceutical Stock, Provide Advice on Symptoms and the Actions and Uses of Medicines.

You will be required to study through a combination of day release at Bradford College and work based learning.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-2 (A*-E) Level 1
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 1
4 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 2
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-2 (A*-E) English: L1; Maths: Entry 3
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) English: L2; Maths; L1
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 1
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-2 (A*-E) Entry 3
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 1
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 1
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-2 (A*-E) Level 1
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Entry 3
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 1
Successful completion of Level 2
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Entry 3
3 Successful completion of Level 2
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-2 (A*-E) Entry 3
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C)
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-2 (A*-E) Entry 3
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C**) and Level 1
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2* Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Entry 3
3 Successful completion of Mechanical Engineering at Level 2
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-2 (A*-E) Lit.:L1; Num.:Entry 3
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 1
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 1
3 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Level 2
LevelEntry Requirement
3 4 x GCSEs at Grade 9-4 (A*-C)
Must include Maths & English
LevelEntry Requirement
3 5 x GCSEs at Grade 9-4 (A*-C)
Must include Maths & English Language and 2 Sciences (or double award).
If 2 single sciences are single subjects one of these must be chemistry
LevelGCSEs
Level 3 4 GCSEs grades 9-4 (A* - C) including English and Maths.
LevelGCSEs
Level 4 4 GCSEs grades 9-4 (A* - C) including English and Maths.
LevelGCSEs
Level 5 4 GCSEs grades 9-4 (A* - C) including English and Maths.
LevelEntry Requirement
2 4 x GCSEs at Grade 9-4 (A*-C)
Must include Maths & English
3 4 x GCSEs at Grade 9-4 (A*-C)
Must include Maths & English
LevelGCSE Maths & EnglishorBKSB Literacy & Numeracy Test
2 Grade 9-4 (A*-C) Entry 3
3 4 x GCSEs A*-C incl. English, Maths & 2 x Sciences

TYPICAL JOB TITLES

Pharmacy Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Dispensing Assistant


TYPICAL TASKS

Dispensing prescriptions; generating labels; ordering stock; assembling medicines for prescriptions; over-counter sales
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PHARMACY VACANCIES

Click on a vacancy for full details:
Pharmacy Apprentice
Ref: VAC6770
£129 /week
HG1 5BG
Aysha Hussain on 01274 436493
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Pharmacy Apprentice
Ref: VAC7045
£148 /week
LS6 1EG
Charlotte Wood on 01274 436493
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Pharmacy Apprentice
Ref: VAC7044
£148 /week
BD7 3EG
Charlotte Wood on 01274 436493
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