Oncology Pharmacist Lead – Lake Macquarie Private Hospital

Ramsay Pharmacy
May 13, 2023
3 Sydney Street, Gateshead New South Wales 2290, Gateshead, Australia
Job Type
State or territory


About the role

An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Pharmacist with experience in Oncology and Haematology to join the Lake Macquarie Pharmacy Team.

The successful applicant will have responsibilities for:

  • The preparation and dispensing of a variety of cytotoxic medications (in accordance with the principles of Good Manufacturing Practice)
  • Clinical review of oncology & hematology protocols
  • Maintenance and use of the CHARM oncology software
  • Providing a clinical pharmacy service
  • Administration and dispensing of clinical trial medications and associated services
  • Liaise with the wider clinical trials team to facilitate new trials on site

About you

This position requires:

  • Current Pharmacist Registration with AHPRA
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy or equivalent
  • Demonstrated contemporary pharmacy experience with a minimum of 2 years of hospital experience
  • Experience in a clinical oncology and broader clinical hospital pharmacy services
  • Demonstrated capacity to work effectively and lead a team
  • Experience with dispensary and inventory control systems
  • Aseptic manufacturing skills
  • You love working in a team, and collaborating with others to deliver excellent care
  • You are engaged, flexible, responsive – and you like working with others just like you.


  • Competitive salary
  • Permanent full-time position available with a rotating roster which includes weekend shifts
  • Career pathways into pharmacy operations, clinical education and leadership
  • Educational Opportunities - University of Tasmania scholarships for Graduate Diploma of Clinical Pharmacy and Graduate Certificate of Clinical Pharmacy, and many more including Pharmaceutical Society of Australia & Society of Hospital Pharmacy Australia courses!
  • Support from our brilliant leaders, educators, systems support and marketing teams.

Benefits! WHY Ramsay Pharmacy?

Ramsay Pharmacy is part of Ramsay Health Care, a global leader in health care. With over 80,000 employees and more than 539 facilities in Europe, Australia, Asia and the Americas, Ramsay offers a world of professional development opportunities. We offer:

  • Flexible Leave Program: purchase additional annual leave
  • A distinctive culture of People Caring for People
  • Flexible career pathways and unparalleled learning and development
  • Study leave
  • Ramsay Pharmacy Academy – a suite of programs to provide further educations opportunities, leadership development and innovative models of practice
  • Employee benefits scheme
  • Wide variety of Professional development programs
  • Discounts off hospital and extras private health insurance - you’ll pay less for hospital cover and receive a higher extras limit for things like General and Major Dental
  • Hospital, Allied Health & Pharmacy discounts
  • Salary sacrifice opportunities eg, airport lounge membership, self-education expenses and more
  • Tech discounts on Microsoft and Apple purchase
  • Paid parental leave
  • Recognition and rewards programs


  • Up-to-date in your COVID-19 vaccinations using vaccines approved by the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation
  • Proof of immunisation against infectious diseases.

Email MackenzieTemplarA@ramsayhealth.com.au for more details

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