Job Vacancy:

Senior Pharmacist Aged Care

Position: Ongoing Full Time
Job Code: 19091
Employer: Alfred Health
Salary: As per award
Closing application date: 01/02/2019

Job Description


The Department
The Pharmacy services operate across all Alfred Health sites and are well recognised nationally and internationally for high quality, innovative, patient-focused services, education and training programmes as well as significant research output.
Clinical pharmacy services are aligned with the Alfred Health clinical program structure. Clinical pharmacists are attached to medical units and work alongside medical, nursing and allied health teams to achieve the best medication outcomes for patients. Each team of clinical pharmacists is supported by a Lead Clinical Pharmacist with specialist expertise. This unit and team based structure underpins the excellence in patient care of our clinical pharmacy services. Further information is available at

The Role
The Senior Clinical Pharmacist – Aged Care is responsible for the delivery and development of clinical pharmacy services to the Alfred Health Aged Care Units and related services.
Working within the inpatient and outpatient multi-disciplinary teams, you will provide innovative pharmacy services to achieve the best medical outcomes for individual patients. You will also contribute to improving medication management on a larger scale through practice-based research and service improvement work. As Alfred Health is an academic health centre, you will supervise and mentor local and international students as well as intern and rotational clinical pharmacists.


  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount health insurance
  • Child Care Centre
  • Onsite gym (membership fees apply)

Selection Criteria:

  • Excellent clinical skills and knowledge with a relevant clinical post-graduate qualification.
  • Extensive experience in the provision of an advanced clinical pharmacy services in Aged Care or related specialty
  • Superior administrative and organisational skills and exhibit the ability to work and communicate effectively with pharmacy staff and other health professionals.
  • Extensive experience in supervision and mentoring staff

How to Apply

Via this website
Download this position description and apply directly: Further Information:
Contact: Diana Sandulache  9076 2061