We are looking to recruit an Apprentice Trainee Pharmacy Assistant to join our friendly team located on Frog Lane, Wigan. In this role you are required to work 40 hours per week.

The proposed shift pattern is:

Monday to Friday 9.00am till 6.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am till 17.00pm
Saturdays on a Rota Basis

This position is on a Fixed Term basis for 12 Months, whilst the successful applicant completes the Pharmacy Apprenticeship. This will be reviewed at the end of the fixed term contract and may lead to a permanent position within the business.

No formal qualifications will be required, as full training will be given including the Apprenticeship in Pharmacy Services Level 2. As a Trainee Pharmacy Assistant you will be responsible for providing excellent customer service and working to high standards, meeting individual and team objectives. You will also be responsible for assisting in the smooth running of the Branch by following Company procedures, as well as assisting with the dispensing and labelling of prescription items.

Duties will increase as you progress through the comprehensive training programme; covering all aspects of Pharmacy services, in which you will gain the knowledge and recognised qualification to successfully carry out your duties as a Qualified Pharmacy Assistant.

To be successful in this role you will need a desire to learn and progress in our business.

This position is ideally suited to someone who is hard working, motivated, have good communication, interpersonal skills and as well as good time keeping and organisational skills.

Apprenticeships for 16 to 24 year olds are a Government priority. For 16 to 18 year olds Apprenticeships are fully funded. For those aged 19 to 24 partial funding is available with a contribution expected from the employer. For those aged 25 and above limited funding is available.

You can either send your CV and a covering letter to admin@manor-pharmacy.co.uk (Please quote the job in the subject box of the email) or send your CV via post to: The HR Department, The Manor House, 200 St Helens Rd, Bolton BL3 4EB.

Please note The Manor Pharmacy Group reserves the right to cease any advertising prior to the published closing date for a role that receives a high number of applications.