A career in pharmacy in the east of England

Pharmacy – a diverse and rewarding career focused on medicines, science, healthcare and public health  

Have you considered a career in pharmacy practice? If you are interested in science, healthcare and medicines you can find out more about becoming a pharmacist or pharmacy technician here. 

A pharmacy career offers the chance to make a positive difference to people’s lives and wellbeing, by providing care in a wide range of settings, often at the heart of communities. As well as having an expert knowledge of medicines, you'll help prevent people getting sick by supporting healthy lifestyles. Access the HEE Pharmacy Careers Website or pharmacy Health Careers website for more information.  

Excellent pharmacy practice 

A wide choice of pharmacy practice is offered by the east of England, with  1,216 community pharmacies, specialist and generalist NHS hospitals and trusts, and primary care networks working in six integrated care systems. 

Our region is developing strong links across our pharmacy sectors led by  William Rial, Regional Chief Pharmacist, NHS England and NHS Improvement.  

Quality of life 

The east of England covers a diverse population of almost six million people, with a mixture of rural and urban areas and learning environments. The region stretches from the edge of London up to the Norfolk coast, and also borders the east midlands. 

The region offers much diversity and a variety of living. This includes masses of culture among the thriving cities as well as beautiful countryside and coastal areas.  

The area boasts fantastic transport links to places such as Birmingham and London via train or car, and has airports in Norwich, Cambridge, Luton and London Stansted. 

Thriving cities 

The thriving cities of Cambridge, Norwich, Colchester, Ipswich, Milton Keynes and Peterborough boast a wide range of shops, restaurants and bustling cultural and entertainment sectors. 


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