O’Briens Pharmacy Group – Burscough

Archived on 26 August 2023 – this content has expired.

Role Information

Contact Name
Lisa Cottam

UK, North West

Liverpool Road, 
L40 4BY

Placement Type
2023 - 2024 Pre-reg intake

Job Title
Pre-Registration Pharmacist 2023/24

Job Description

We are looking to recruit a foundation year pharmacist to work in our Burscough Pharmacy. The pharmacy is currently operating Monday- Friday 9am-6.30 pm. We are looking for someone who has a passion for learning, with a genuine interest in community pharmacy and the services it offers to the public. The successful candidate will be supported by one of our experienced managers with all aspects of their learning along with an opportunity to taste what pharmacy is like across other aspects within the community such as Atlas Care \home systems, BD Rowa original pack robots, Methameasure, TItan PMR systems, Travel Vaccinations and much more. This pharmacy will also be operated by an independent prescribing Pharmacist.

We are passionate about supporting Fleetwood as a community, and would like to invite someone to join us who also cares about patient experience and supporting positive healthcare changes within our community. If you believe this is you then we would love to hear from you.



  • Passion for healthcare
  • Demonstrate examples of great customer interaction inside or outside of the business.
  • Passionate about making a difference to health outcomes within Fleetwood
  • Previous experience in a busy pharmacy
  • MPharm Degree
  • Prepared to work flexibly outside of working hours to support local initiatives and events such as offering health checks at local libraries, Healthier Fleetwood events etc.
  • Willingness to be trained to also deliver NHS Health Checks, Stop Smoking Service, BP Service and support other services such as Travel Clinics and Private PGDs and independent prescribing with the pharmacist
  • Can clearly demonstrate examples of teamwork and handling complex customer situations


This role is advertised for 40 hour working week, but are willing to be flexible with hours that support the foundation year curriculum.

Employee Benefits
  • 4 weeks holiday + bank Holiday pro rata
  • 1 week (pro rata) study leave prior to exam
  • NPA foundation year training programme
  • Staff discount
  • Free parking

Positions Available


End Date

Role Details

2023/24 Pre-registration Pharmacist required. Application closing date 26/08/2023.

Send your CV and/or cover letter to: lisa.cottam@obrienspharmacy.com