Pharmacy careers

If you enjoy science and are keen to help others, pharmacy could be for you. Whether you work in a hospital, GP practise or community pharmacy setting, you need good communication skills to work with the public and patients in a clinical role and as part of a healthcare team.

Explore the roles available in pharmacy and training required.

Roles in pharmacy | Health Careers   Information for overseas pharmacists | Health Careers


Pharmacists make a difference to the lives of their patients through an expert knowledge of medicines and health.

Pharmacist | Health Careers

Pharmacy assistant

Pharmacy assistants help pharmacists and pharmacy technicians order, prepare and dispense medicines.  

Pharmacy assistant | Health Careers

Pharmacy technician

Pharmacy technicians are essential to the smooth running of pharmacies, making sure patients get the most out of their medicines. 

Pharmacy technician | Health Careers