Pharmacist Senior HP4 (Fixed-Term Temp – 12 months) Multiple Positions – Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service

Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Services Pharmacy Department QHealth
June 27, 2024
SCHHS Pharmacy Department, 6 Doherty Street, Birtinya, Australia
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A unique and exciting opportunity exists for a Pharmacist Senior to join the Pharmacy Services team on a fixed term temporary fulltime contract (76hrs p.f.) for 12 months.

As a senior member of the Pharmacy Services team, you will provide high level pharmaceutical services to the patients of the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service. This position will ensure the safe, effective, judicious use of medicines across the continuum of care, whilst remaining compliant with relevant regulatory statues and promoting the efficient use of public resources.

Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) is in southeast Queensland and extends through the coastal and hinterland areas from Caloundra in the south to Gympie in the north.

The SCHHS is a values-based organisation. We are committed to the maintenance of a culture in which we treat our colleagues with respect as we do our patients, consumers and the community. We respect, promote human rights in our decision-making and actions.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Provide high-level clinical services throughout the patient journey, with both inpatient and outpatient care. Your responsibilities will include documenting patient admissions, conducting clinical medication reviews, and collaboratively formulating medication management plans.
  • Utilise your high-level knowledge and clinical skills to offer advice to medical, nursing, pharmacy staff, and other healthcare professionals.
  • Document clinical activities, incidents and interventions, consistent with the general documentation and reporting requirements of the department.
  • Provide supervision and support to junior pharmacists, pharmacy interns, and undergraduate students.

Remuneration value up to $152 776 p.a., comprising salary between $124,435 - $133,901 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (HP4) (temporary position available for 12 months).

How to apply:

Applications will be accepted through Smartjobs link . Applications will remain current for the duration of the vacancy.

Please note: only applications from candidates will be accepted (applications that may result in an agency fee will not be considered).

Why work for us?

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

As a Queensland Health employee, you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.

You can find out more about why it's so great to work at Sunshine Coast here:

As a Sunshine Coast Health employee, you will receive competitive remuneration and have access to:
• A wellness program;
• Generous superannuation;
• Flexible work arrangements;
• Career training and development; and
• Salary packaging.

This role may be eligible for the Queensland Workforce Attraction and Incentive Scheme.

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Further information

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity.

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Please refer to the attached role description and contact Naomi Morgan with any enquiries. (See job link in section "How to apply")


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