Glevum Pharmacy – Gloucester

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Role Information

Contact Name
Rakesh Saroy

UK, South West

Glevum Way,

Placement Type
2024 - 2025 Pre-reg intake

Job Title
Foundation Pharmacist 2024/25

Job Description

  • To support compliance with all statutory and professional requirements of a registered retail pharmacy business.
  • To develop competence through training and regular appraisals such that customers and patients receive an excellent professional and caring service.
  • To develop good management practice through compliance with company systems and procedures, effective use of resources, and following Pre-registration Tutor instruction and guidance.
  • To maximize NHS and retail turnover and profitability of the business.
  • To assist in the operations and dispensing of prescriptions and the supply of pharmaceutical products including controlled drugs and appliances ensuring safety and clinical appropriateness.
  • Responds to symptoms and recommends appropriate OTC medication.
  • Counsel and advice patients appropriately under supervision.
  • Works within legal, ethical and governance framework keeping abreast of current changes.
  • To participate in the training program as required by the General Pharmaceutical Council and prepare for the pre-registration examination.
  • To be responsible for self directed learning to support the collection of a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate competence and participate in appraisals with the pre-registration tutor as per company guidance and GPhC program compliance.
  • To attend study days and complete pre and post study assignments
  • To develop knowledge and skills within each competency areas as mapped to GPhC performance standards.
  • To participate in Audit as instructed by the pre-registration tutor to comply with the requirements of the GPhC training program.
  • To communicate and liaise effectively with other members of the healthcare professions and build relationships with external organizations such as GP surgeries and area teams.
  • Ensure that the branch is open for trading and dispensing of prescriptions during the registered opening hours.
  • Respect confidentiality of information concerning customers and staff in accordance with the Data Protection Act.
  • Maintain confidentiality of company policies and figure statistics.
  • Ensure all prescriptions are fully and accurately endorsed.
  • Complete all NHS/Area teams paperwork requirements accurately on time.
  • Attend and/or complete all courses/ meetings as required by the company, e.g. annual conference or area meetings. This is not a complete statement of all duties and responsibilities of this post. The post holder may be required to carry out other duties as directed by the Manager which are done by a person holding similar post.
  • Deal with customer complaints promptly and efficiently in accordance with company policy


Full job description can be viewed here.

Employee Benefits

We can provide you the best start to your Pharmacy career. We also give you the opportunity to work with us as a Pharmacist once you are qualified. As part of our team you will get:

  • Full support from the Group Management team
  • Employer sponsored External training
  • Branch Performance based annual bonus
  • Opportunity to become Pharmacist Manager
  • In store Employee Discount
  • Support via group Per-registration training and learning sessions

You will experience what’s at the heart of a pharmacy career with us – helping customers and colleagues alike. In addition to the skills you have learnt at university, you will be actively working in a healthcare team where your people skills will be every bit as important as your professional expertise. You’ll be given a dedicated tutor – who will guide and mentor you all the way. They will be there not only to assess your performance, but to also support you both from a personal and professional perspective. We have a combined, 48 years’ worth of Pharmacy experience

Positions Available


End Date

Role Details

Foundation Training Pharmacist 24/25 required. Application closing date 31/03/2024

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