Job Vacancy:

Senior Clinical Pharmacist

Position: Full time fixed term
Job Code: 18135
Employer: The Royal Women's Hospital
Salary: $80,000 - $100,000
Closing application date: 22/10/2017

Job Description

The Pharmacy Department has a culture of continually reviewing processes, to deliver quality services efficiently. Our team of highly skilled and motivated staff works well as a happy cohesive team and provides extensive clinical services to the obstetrics, gynaecology and neonatal ward in addition to medicine information services.
The senior clinical pharmacist has the responsibility of coordinating the pharmacy services provided in the areas directly under her supervision. This includes the operational and planning for the clinical areas – maternity, neonatal, gynaecology and oncology wards. The role also includes coordinating the training of the intern pharmacists.

Benefits:

  • Unique experience in a specialized tertiary metropolitan hospital
  • Working within a small cohesive team
  • Staff benefits program

Selection Criteria:

To be successful within this role you will need to have:

  • Experience in providing clinical pharmacy services to a broad range of specialty areas
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication and teaching skills
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of all relevant aspects of pharmacy services, particularly a demonstrated ability to practice in accordance with the SHPA Guidelines
  • Experience in contributing to practice improvement projects
  • Experience in supervising and providing education and training to pharmacy staff and students

Additional information:

The Women’s is Australia’s leading independent specialist hospital for women dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of women of all ages and cultures, and new born babies. The Women’s is recognised as a leader in its field, with expertise in maternity services and the care of newborn babies, gynaecology, assisted reproduction, women’s health and cancer services.
The Royal Women’s Hospital is Australia’s largest specialist hospital dedicated to improving the health of women of all ages and cultures, and newborn babies.
The Hospital provides clinical expertise and leadership in the areas of maternity services, gynaecology and neonatal care.
A holistic approach to care is fostered at the Hospital and it has an important role to play as an advocate for the women of Victoria, to ensure equity of access and quality health care.
There is a strong commitment to research and education. It is a major teaching hospital with strong affiliations to The University of Melbourne, Monash University and La Trobe University.
The Women’s won the Premier’s Large Health Service of the Year 2017 at the Victorian Healthcare Awards.
It has a rich and proud 160-year history, founded in 1856 as a place where underprivileged women could give birth to their babies and receive proper medical and nursing attention.

The Royal Women’s Hospital Pharmacy Department has a staff of 13 pharmacists and 4 pharmacy technicians. We also have 2 intern pharmacists each year. Our team of highly skilled and motivated staff works well as a happy cohesive team and provides extensive clinical services to the obstetrics, gynaecology and neonatal ward in addition to medicine information services.

How to Apply

Via this website
Download this position description and apply directly: Further Information:
Contact: Huda Ismail, huda.ismail@thewomens.org.au (03) 8345 3194