Clinical Pharmacist P2

Department of Health NT
October 13, 2020
Katherine, Australia
Job Type
Position description
State or territory


Primary Objective: Responsible for the direct provision of all required pharmaceutical services to clients and staff of Katherine Hospital including in-patient and outpatient dispensing, supervision of technical staff; ward based clinical services, manufacturing and the provision of drug information and education to hospital staff.

Please refer to the attached job description for further information

Department Information: The department is made up of 2 pharmacists, 1 pharmacy technician and 1 school based trainee.

Services provided include ward based clinical and drug information services, in-patient and out-patient dispensing, sterile and non-sterile manufacturing. The regional pharmacy provides services to remote health centres giving you the opportunity to deliver clinical pharmacy services to patients and staff living in the outback.

We have a strong commitment to professional development and will support the successful candidate to further their clinical skills.

Hospital Information: The Katherine Hospital is an accredited 60-bed non-specialist medical, diagnostic and treatment facility, which caters for the needs of the population of Katherine Town and District.

Katherine Hospital services the Katherine region and remote areas, covering and area of approximately 340 000 km2 between the Western Australian and Queensland borders and extending as far as Dunmarra to the south and Pine Creek to the north. The population of the Katherine region is approximately 19 000 with an annual tourist presence of more than 500 000 visitor nights.

Local Information: The Northern Territory is a great place to live and work – there are any number of statistics to back this up. Like the fact that the Territory has a young multi cultural population, a rich culture, great schools and strong employment growth.

The climate is tropical and supports a relaxed, outdoor lifestyle. Spectacular natural attractions such as Litchfield and Kakadu National Parks and the Kimberley region which attract thousands of international tourists each year are within easy reach.

The Territory is building on it’s strengths to make the future even brighter and is filled with opportunity – for individuals and for families.

For more information on living and working in the NT visit

Benefits & Assistance Offered:

  • Six weeks paid annual leave with 17% loading
  • Three weeks personal leave per annum
  • Superannuation contributions
  • Salary sacrifice

Please apply and submit your curriculum vitae online via

Applications close 25/10/20

For more information contact Mel Goss (08)89739237


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