Job Vacancy:

Pharmacy Manager – Safe Medication Practice Portfolio

Position: Full time
Job Code: 523601
Employer: Tasmanian Health Service
Salary: $123,408 per annum
Closing application date: 07/12/2018

Job Description

Permanent Full time Position
Weekend work: Occasional
On-call work: Occasional

The Tasmanian Health Service is establishing a multidisciplinary medication safety program to drive its quality use of medication agenda and support safe and effective medication management across the organisation.

The Pharmacy Manager-Safe Medication Practice Portfolio will manage the medication safety work program and its staff on a statewide basis; and maintain strong relationships with local and statewide clinical leaders, academics, and hospital management. The position is part of the Statewide Hospital Pharmacy Service leadership team and reports to the Executive Director, Statewide Hospital Pharmacy Operations.
This position manages the multidisciplinary staff allocated to the Safe Medication Practice Unit, and supports staff working on medication management initiatives from across the Tasmanian Health Service, including medical, nursing, and pharmacy staff.
This position requires a high level of motivation and excellent communication skills, driving the medication safety agenda at the executive leave and representing medication safety on the THS statewide safety and quality oversight committee.
The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.



Salary packaging is available.

Flexible work / life balance.

Commitment to ongoing professional development.

Selection Criteria:

Registration with the Pharmacy Board of Australia

How to Apply

Via this website
Further Information:
Contact: Tom Simpson Executive Director Statewide Pharmacy Hospital Operations 03 6166 8451 or 0417 378 267