This Apprenticeship Framework provides the skills and knowledge required to become competent in supporting individuals in the Pharmacy sector, as part of the wider healthcare team.
Apprentices are employed as Dispensing and Pharmacy Assistants and Pharmacy Technicians. They are an essential part of the pharmacy team and work under the supervision of a registered Pharmacist in order to provide medicines for patients in a safe and correct manner. Apprentices gain the new skills and learning they need to carry out these job roles as well as preparing them for future employment and career progression within the health sector.
This work-based programme was designed and developed with employers.