Pharmacists – Grade One and Two

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
September 21, 2022
Bairnsdale, East Gippsland, Australia
Job Type
State or territory


Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is East Gippsland's largest employer and is a growing regional health service providing a comprehensive array of health care services to our community. Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes with easy access to isolated beaches, the high-country and snow fields.  BRHS offers a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career. 

Are you a qualified pharmacist wanting to progress your career in a supportive environment?

BRHS is offering a fantastic opportunity to rapidly grow your skills across all facets of Pharmacy services in a busy, regional hospital setting.  Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to consolidate your learning whilst also enjoying a fantastic work/life balance.

New graduates are encouraged to apply and flexibility exists to commence your contract in early 2023.  Our Chief Pharmacist, Margie Griffiths is keen to speak to potential applicants, so please do not hesitate to call Margie on 03 5150 3485 for a confidential conversation about this opportunity.

The Contract: Ongoing, Full Time

The Position:

The Pharmacy Department at BRHS offers comprehensive pharmacy services to all areas of the health service and also supplies medication, drug information and support to external clients, other smaller hospitals, bush nursing centres and community health centres in East Gippsland.  In this role you will join an inclusive and respected team who have a very collaborative relationship with the multidisciplinary team of health professionals across the health service.  The role offers a range of opportunities to grow your skills in specialist pharmacy services including Oncology, Emergency and pharmacotherapy, as well as exposure to the Electronic Medical Records system rollout.

Why Apply:

  • Gain a breadth experience in a generalist hospital role with personalised mentoring and support
  • Develop your skills & knowledge with a focus on professional development and a variety of opportunities
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options, health and wellbeing program and corporate gym membership
  • Excellent organisational benefits including access to an additional 4 weeks of purchased leave
  • Enjoy our fantastic region with award winning restaurants, beaches, snow, mountain biking, hiking,  walking trails & national parks to explore

What you need:

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree and current registration with the Pharmacy Board of Australia
  • Possess or be working towards post-tertiary qualifications with a significant clinical Pharmacy component is highly desirable
  • Proven record of achievement in a pharmacy service environment with the ability to manage medications in line with legal and professional requirements
  • A good working knowledge of the PBS system
  • Patient focussed with an understanding of the importance of accurate and responsive communication

Please refer to the position description for other key selection criteria requirements.

For more information on the position, please contact: Margie Griffiths, Chief Pharmacist on 03 5150 3485

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria

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