Oncology Pharmacist (Grade 2)

Ballarat Health Services
Published
August 6, 2022
Location
Ballarat, Australia
Job Type
State or territory
Vic

Description

Oncology Pharmacist (Grade 2)
Permanent Full Time (80 hours per fortnight with ADO)

About Grampians Health

Grampians Health was established 1 November 2021, bringing together Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital, Stawell Regional Health, Wimmera Health Care Group and Ballarat Health Services to deliver safe, sustainable, healthcare tailored to changing workforce and community needs, for the long term.

This partnership follows years of strong collaboration and close partnerships between the four health services. Together, we will deliver better healthcare, enhance services and advance careers, closer to home, now and into the future.

A career with Grampians Health means you are connected and are part of a team providing quality healthcare to rural and regional communities.

Our communities are diverse – as is our workforce, with expert clinical staff from across the world choosing to live and work in our beautiful region.

Grampians Health provides acute, maternity, mental health, allied health, aged care, administration and support services.  This means your career will be as diverse and rewarding as you strive to be.

About the role

Ballarat Health Services (BHS),  is the main referral health service from Bacchus Marsh to the South Australian border. Ballarat is Victoria's largest inland city, conveniently located 75 minutes west of Melbourne and has a rich history aging back to the gold rush. It is a culturally vibrant city that is brimming with amenities and offers a high quality of life. It is home to some of the finest primary and secondary schools in Australia, as well as high-quality tertiary educational institutions. It has small country town charm and space, with all the conveniences of city life.

We are seeking an energetic hospital pharmacist to join our rapidly expanding oncology pharmacy services at BHS. The successful applicant will have a patient facing role in the provision of care to patients receiving cancer treatments at BHS. You will work within the Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre (BRICC) Oncology Pharmacy team to provide oncology pharmacy services to the outpatient oncology-haematology clinics and Chemotherapy Day Unit. Opportunities exist for involvement in oncology clinical trials, training, education and research, and other areas of pharmacy services.

A great opportunity for a dynamic individual to influence oncology pharmacy services and, experience an exciting and rewarding lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne. Award-based remuneration will be negotiated with the successful candidate according to experience. Salary packaging and allowances for higher qualifications will provide additional salary benefits. Relocation assistance is negotiable.

Grampians Health Culture & Benefits

At Grampians Health, we recognise our staff are our greatest asset.  We are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff, patients, residents, visitors, volunteers and contractors at all sites.)

  • Flexible work arrangements and purchase leave opportunities
  • Salary packaging for living expenses such as rent/mortgage plus meals, entertainment & holidays
  • Discounted on-site parking
  • Access to discounted health club membership
  • Staff rewards and recognition programs

How to apply

Click APPLY or contact Assoc Prof David Kong (Ph: 03 - 5320 4106 or Email: david.kong@bhs.org.au) or Mr Aaron Fitzpatrick (Ph: 03 - 5320 4356) for a confidential discussion.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police records check, immunisation clearance and Working with Children check and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check.

All employees must be willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when required, which at a minimum is a surgical mask.  Additional PPE requirements are role-dependent.

Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Grampians Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (or questioning), intersex and asexual (or allies) LGBTQIA+.

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