GCSE’S 5 A-D GRADES
Functional skills level 2 maths & English
Nvq level 2 hairdressing
Nvq level 2 pharmacy skills
Clinical lab technician in pathology
Pharmacy department in a low secure mental health unit
I’m very social and love spending time with my friends.
I love animals and regularly visits zoo’s and wildlife parks.
I enjoy going to the gym and find it helps to keep my mind fit as well as my body.
I have a 6 year old French bulldog named Ozzy who is very naughty 🙂
I enjoy the cinema and any sort of crime series.
As a pharmacy assistant I under take a wide variety of tasks. From dispensing medication to picking and printing orders.
I find all aspects of pharmacy very interesting. especially learning about the uses of different medication.
I really enjoy working within mental health because it covers such a broad spectrum.
My Typical Day:
I begin my day with housekeeping and basic cleaning of the work stations.
I’d then begin dispensing medication for one of the various local mental health teams we supply medication for.
Within the day we also receive a lot of phone and email queries which we handle if we have the knowledge to do so.
As a pharmacy assistant we also work in our stores department which supplies all pharmaceutical stock to all of our sites.
We produce, pick and pack orders to be sent out to the various wards.
We also visit the various ward and complete stock checks and order any items they require for stock.
Quick Fire Questions
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
enthusiastic, friendly and confident
Who is your favourite singer or band?
I really like 90’s R&B so i’d say Ashanti is my favourite singer.
What's your favourite food?
Italian is my favourite food, probably pizza 🙂
What is the most fun thing you've done?
When I went to Disneyworld in florida
What did you want to be after you left school?
I wanted to be a hairdresser.
Were you ever in trouble at school?
I was always being told of for talking too much because I’m very sociable and chatty.
What's the best thing you've done in your career?
Joined pharmacy and being able to contribute to patients improving their mental health through their medication.
What or who inspired you to do your job?
I wanted to make a difference to peoples lives.
If you weren't in healthcare, what job would you do?
I think I’d still be working with people or with animals. I love the zoo.
If you had 3 wishes for yourself what would they be? - be honest!
To win the lottery
To own a house
To own an animal rescue
Tell us a joke.
What’s brown and sticky?
A stick 🙂