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Start Date: 
July 2020
36 Leicester Road, Wigston, Leicester, LE18 1DR

No Tier 2 Visa

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

Wigston Pharmacy Limited

Main road busy community pharmacy.

HLP accredited.

Complete pharmacy team comprising of a pharmacy technician, dispensing assistant, qualified and trainee counter assistant, employing also an experienced locum pharmacist. Providing a very comprehensive Pre-registration training over 52 weeks, 28 days holiday inc bank holiday.

Services provided include MURs, NMS, H-pylori testing, EHC, Flu Vaccination, smoking cessation for Champix as a PGD.

Training includes sessions at GP surgery.

Experienced Tutor and experienced locum pharmacist support.

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