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2 Beastmarket Hill, Old Market Square, Nottingham, NG1 6FB

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Canning Chemist Ltd

We are a independent community pharmacy based in the heart of Nottingham city. We have two branches in the city centre and we are able to take 2 pre-registration trainees at our branches in Nottingham for 2021/2022 starting August 2021. We provide various services to our diverse demographic of patients that will be beneficial for the learning of our pre-registration pharmacists. We have been training students for many years and we also offer Tier 2 sponsorship if required.

We offer training and experience in a variety of core services i.e. dispensing, blood pressure and diabetes monitoring, EHC, flu vaccinations, NMS and MUR, minor ailments and antibiotic treatments etc. As we are located in accessible locations in the city centre, trainees will get sufficient patient interactions, clinical checking, over-the-counter consultations and sales as well as methadone supervision. Trainees will also get the chance to learn the daily process of running a pharmacy as well as develop the skills and confidence to become a qualified pharmacist.

Our employment consists of:

1. A 52 week full time contract
2. 37.5 hours a week
3. Competitive salary
4. 2.5 hours study time every week

Required Qualification: Successful completion of MPharm Degree

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate should demonstrate:

  • a talent for communication
  • customer focus
  • planning and organising skills
  • self-drive and enthusiasm
  • the ability to solve problems
  • the ability to work as part of a team
  • a degree of commercial awareness

The Buttercups Training Pre-reg Programme

Each trainee will attend a Buttercups Pre-registration Programme of Study days during the year.

The days are designed to support your placement and help prepare you for the registration assessment.

Topics covered include:

  • New Style Calculations Questions
  • New Style Mock Registration Assessment
  • Responding to Symptoms
  • Women's Health and Childhood Ailments
  • Pharmacy Law and Ethics
  • Clinical Topics by BNF/BNFC Chapter
  • The Drug Tariff & NHS Contract
  • Elastic Support Hosiery and Trusses
  • Stomacare & Appliances
  • Dermatology & Wound Management
  • Self-awareness & Communication Skills
  • First Aid Training
  • Tutor Training
  • MUR Accreditation Assessment