Description of region
Horsham is located in western Victoria, close to the Grampians National Park and to Mount Arapiles, a climbing destination known around the world. You can enjoy bush walking in a beautiful unspoilt natural environment, rock climbing, and see the silo art trail. An aquatic centre with indoor heated pool and gym, cafes, performing arts centre and movie cinema complex are all located in town. You can experience a range of lifestyle options combined with the opportunity to begin your Pharmacy career in a professional hospital environment.
Intern pharmacist position
A full time position for an intern pharmacist is available in our Pharmacy team. The intern role gives you a great opportunity to develop your professional skills and knowledge in a supportive hospital pharmacy environment.
The Pharmacy Department at Grampians Health (Horsham and Dimboola Hospitals) has a strong medication safety programme and offers pharmacy services to all clinical areas of the health service. Our Pharmacy provides services to the clinical areas of medical, surgical, obstetric, paediatric, emergency and ICU, oncology, sub-acute and aged care. We supply medicines and professional advice to outpatients, smaller hospitals and to other organisations in this region of western Victoria.
We are seeking an intern who is professionally focused, a team player and someone who displays a flexible and dedicated approach to their work. In this role you will receive strong support and will work in a range of different wards allowing you to experience a broad range of pharmacy services.
Based in a beautiful, rural part of Victoria, working for Grampians Health will enable you to develop your career and at the same time pursue a satisfying work/life balance. Horsham is the centre of a large regional catchment area that offers the intern opportunities to make a difference in health outcomes for rural people.
Benefits available to the successful applicant:
- Salary packaging that enables you to increase your take-home pay
- Professional support and tutorials for your choice of Intern Training Program
- Supervision and mentoring from a range of experienced pharmacists
- Employee assistance program
- Gym membership at corporate rates
- Free parking
- Bachelor of Pharmacy
- Police check
- Victorian Working with Children Check
- Enrolment in Intern Training Programme
- Must be a highly motivated self-starter
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong desire to learn and be part of a team
- Interest in hospital pharmacy and regional healthcare
For more information or to apply, please contact:
Hazel Colbert, Director of Pharmacy on 03 5381 9247. Please provide a cover letter applying for the position and your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
For information on Western Victoria and the Grampians, see https://www.visitgrampians.com.au/
Applications close: Friday 2nd December, 5.00pm AEDT