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471 Beake Avenue, Whitmore Park, Coventry, CV6 2HT

No Tier 2 Visa

It is very unlikely that the salary for this post will meet the Home Office requirements for Tier 2 Visas.


Chemycare Pharmacy is offering five pre-registration positions within the desirable West Midlands area, each looking to acquire a student from summer 2020 & 2021 intakes. You will be working alongside an experienced pharmacy team of 32 years providing a wide range of multi award-winning enhanced and advanced NHS & private services. We have close relationships with local GP practices and appointed LPC/PCN/PSNC members within the company providing a bespoke opportunity to shadow. Excellent first time pass rate.

Chemycare Pre-Registration programme consists of:

  • Average of 40 hours a week including dedicated half a day study time.
  • Free Enrolment onto the Buttercups training programme (structured training in accordance to GPhC standards) - inc. two monthly off-site study days, online resources, additional Buttercups tutor support, new style mock examinations & calculations questions, first aid training.
  • Reimbursement of GPhC/RPS fees.
  • Cross sector Hospital placement with UHCW.
  • Future job prospects.
  • 20 days paid holiday, plus bank holidays and study leave.
  • Staff discount
  • Competitive salary of £21,000.
  • Experienced dedicated tutor on-site with fortnightly review sessions.
  • GPhC approved 52 week training plan.

The ideal candidate should demonstrate:

  • MPharm degree (currently a 3rd or 4th year student)
  • Able to start in July/August 2020 & 2021.
  • A good team player with effective communications skills.
  • Committed to working in a community pharmacy.
  • Keen to learn and apply new skills.
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail.

It is very unlikely that the salary for this post will meet the Home Office requirements for Tier 2 Visas.
We looking forward to having you as part of our team!

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