Pharmacy professionals share their advice with the new cohort of preregistration pharmacists about to start their training during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A locum pharmacist’s decision to substitute one medicine for another may be in the best interest of the patient, but what are the legal and ethical implications?
With opportunities to work in primary care networks emerging in England, pharmacists can make the most of their knowledge and experience to succed in such a role.
It is more important than ever to ensure the wellbeing of the frontline pharmacy workforce; here are some tips on how this can be done.
Employers have a duty of care to support the health, safety and wellbeing of all employees, including those with disabilities.
Help us find and celebrate brilliant, unrecognised women who are accomplishing great things in pharmacy.
Sick from stress: 'presenteeism' in pharmacySubscription
With increasing pressures placed on pharmacy professionals, presenteeism — or working when not fit to do so — is becoming more common. This can have detrimental effects on individuals, their families and patients.
When a preregistration trainee is dissatisfied with their placement, it is important that their employer tries to address the underlying issues.
Pharmacy preregistration trainees may wish to move placements, but the decision to switch should not be made lightly.
Whether pregnant or returning to a career in pharmacy, there are several ways the law protects new parents.
Pay and leave entitlements for working parentsSubscription
The legal rights new parents need to know to help in balancing their pharmacy career with caring for babies and children.
Whether new or experienced, there are qualities all excellent preregistration tutors should possess.
Scaling new career heights in 2020Subscription
We asked some of this year’s contributors to The Pharmaceutical Journal’s Careers section to recap their biggest career highlights of 2019 and share their goals for the coming year.
What to do when your pharmacy career stallsSubscription
Four pharmacy professionals provide guidance to a pharmacist who no longer feels passionate about their current role.
Pharmacists and lawyers give advice on what to do if you witness inappropriate behaviour in the workplace.
How to ensure your safety when working aloneSubscription
Pharmacy professionals give their thoughts and advice to a locum pharmacist required to work alone at night.
The Oriel situational judgement test is designed to determine what action you would take when presented with certain scenarios while working as a preregistration pharmacist. Here is what you need to consider before and during this assessment.
The Oriel numeracy test is designed to examine your ability to solve practice-based calculations. Here is what you need to consider before and during this assessment.
A survey by The Pharmaceutical Journal shows that community pharmacy is the sector with the lowest morale, so we asked community pharmacists what needs to change.
There are several things to consider when preparing for your multiple mini interviews. Here is a guide to help you prepare.
Preferencing the right training providers in Oriel will be one of the most important decisions for a future trainee to make. Here is what students should consider before making that choice.
Pharmacy professionals give their thoughts and advice to a Responsible Pharmacist colleague whose team is involved in a dispensing error.
Five tips to help pharmacy professionals digitise their career.
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