Careers Guidance

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Looking for work

Looking for work: job vacancy websites

If you are looking for a job this sheet contains a list of specialist pharmacist sites, locum sites and more general job sites

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Completing a job application form

This fact sheet offers guidance about application forms, and covers areas such as skills and experience, personal information and online applications

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Creating a CV

This fact sheet offers information about CV writing, including formats, a check list and covering letters

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Job interviews

This fact sheet covers job interviews and includes areas such as employer research answering tricky questions and final check list

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Careers options for MPharm graduates fact sheet

This fact sheet offers alternative career guidance to pharmacists and holders of the MPharm and includes teaching, medical and scientific proof-reading, industry and regulation

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Working Abroad

This fact sheet is for GPhC registered pharmacists who are considering working as a pharmacist in another country.

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Using LinkedIn

This fact sheet covers setting up a professional account on LinkedIn and indcludes profiles, networking and skill endorsements.

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Careers for pharmacists

This fact sheet would be useful for pharmacists who are looking for an alternative career, either within the pharmaceutical environment or in non-pharmacy-related work.

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Locum information

Locum fact sheet

This fact sheet is for locums and includes advice and about geting started, tax and national insurance, contracts, DBS checks and professional indemnity insurance

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Locums: recovering unpaid fees

This fact sheet is for locums who may be having difficulty in recovering payment for work they have done.

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In the workplace

Building positive workplace relationships

This fact sheet provides information about building positive workplace relationships, in particular, for those who are just starting out on their career. It also provides information about how to deal with unprofessional workplace relationships.

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