Students (aged 16 or over) interested in a career as a pharmacy technician or pharmacist and who are studying the relevant GCSE'S or A Levels are considered for work experience at either Cheltenham General Hospital or Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.

NEW! Open-day for prospective pre-registration pharmacists

Gloucestershire Hospitals are having two open days to enable prospective pre-registration pharmacists to meet pharmacy staff including previous pre-registration pharmacist trainees, tutors and discuss the training offered as well as having a tour of both the Pharmacy departments at Cheltenham General and Gloucester Royal. For more information and to book a place please follow this link:


For more information about what a career in pharmacy either as a technician or pharmacist entails, please visit:

•Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK (APTUK):

This Pharmacy Presentation will also provide you with interesting and valuable information about all roles and careers in the Pharmacy


Students should discuss their interest in Pharmacy with the school careers / work experience adviser or Head of Year and write or email CV and covering letter to:

Sarah Chandler, Clinical Pharmacist, Cheltenham General Hospital, Sandford Road, Cheltenham, GL53 7AN. Email

Fay Ford, Chief Pharmacy Technician, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Great Western Road, Gloucester, GL1 3NN.


Pharmacy Undergraduates - for placement information please click here