Why join us?
There is so much scope to use your expert knowledge – not just in the local community – but in other areas of the business too, such as services for care homes or the mentoring of summer interns. There really are many ways you can develop yourself and your career with us.
Rewarding in more ways than one.
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Learning & Development
Our Learning & Development Programmes are available for all Boots team members in eligible roles, so you’ll have everything you need to learn, grow and be inspired.
The world of pharmacy and healthcare is advancing at pace, so our Pharmacy programmes are specifically designed to enable you to stay one step ahead. We’ll support you at every stage of your career to develop the skills you need to provide safe, professional and patient-centred care, and keep your clinical know-how up to date.
If you’re a new or aspiring Pharmacist, we’ll guide you through the best start to your professional pharmacy career, beginning with placements for undergraduates through to the 5th year Pharmacy student placements and into your Newly Qualified year, all supported by our fantastic Healthcare Academy Trainers.
Experienced Pharmacists can also keep their clinical and commercial skills up to date with Continuing Professional Development (CPD) learning and events.
For our Pharmacy Support teams, our programmes are designed to develop your skills as a Healthcare Advisor, Dispenser or Pharmacy Technician and help you support our customers’ and patients’ changing wellbeing needs.
This is all underpinned by our Pharmacy Services Training, enabling colleagues to provide safe, effective and innovative services.
Our amazing store teams directly influence our customers’ and patients’ experiences through their confidence and product knowledge. That’s why we’ve designed our retail development programmes to give you the knowledge and core skills you’ll need to feel empowered to deliver a great customer experience.
All store team members and leaders will engage in training throughout their career. From core customer service to advanced skills in a variety of areas, you’ll develop the knowledge to give our customers brilliant advice on the products and services we offer.
Our Support Office team members play a critical role in enabling teams across our business to deliver the best possible experience for our customers and patients, so we’ll provide you with the opportunity to learn and grow alongside our business.
Designed with care in mind, these programmes cover resilience and wellbeing, coaching, leading a team and much more. Whether it’s digital learning, self reflection or podcasts, there are lots of options to develop within our Support Office.
As a leader at Boots you have the opportunity to directly impact the lives of customers, patients and team members for the better. Through our Learning & Development offer, you’ll be supported to strengthen business performance whilst also role modelling our Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) values, fostering environments of trust, care and inclusivity that enable others to be the best version of themselves.
Our Leadership offering will give you the skills you need to delegate and empower, drive productivity, improve performance, and plenty more. Whether you’re a newly appointed leader or stepping into a senior role, training is available to all of our leaders and is easily accessible, delivered both independently and as part of a group.
How people interact with the beauty industry is changing. That’s why we’ve designed courses that’ll help you welcome customers into a new shopping experience and deliver the knowledge, confidence and care to inspire them.
As a new Beauty colleague, you’ll receive the best start to develop your product knowledge and your ability to offer advice on all of our amazing brands. But it doesn’t stop there, ongoing training will also cover new brands, products and techniques, as well as an invite to our market leading beauty conference.
For our No7 team members, you will become experts in No7 products and match made services, as well as having the opportunity to volunteer for additional training to become an Irish Cancer Society Beauty Advisor supporting those who are experiencing visible side effects of cancer treatments.
Boots Ireland Employee Benefits*
You will be able to develop your career with a wide variety of opportunities. From continuing your professional development in clinical services, or progressing into store management we’ll give you all the training and support you need from our award winning Learning & Development team.