Senior Pharmacist Aseptic Services

Eastern Health
Published
March 25, 2024
Location
8 Arnod Street, Box Hill Hospital, Box Hill, Box Hill, Australia
Job Type
State or territory
Vic

Description

Senior Pharmacist Aseptic Services

  • Based in Box Hill Hospital | Close to cafes and public transport
  • Permanent Full Time
  • Leadership Position (Pharmacist Grade 3 or 4)

 

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and statewide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

 

About the role

Eastern Health operates six pharmacy departments. Our enthusiastic team of pharmacists and technicians are dedicated to providing high quality, evidence-based care to our patients at the time they are most needed. Our pharmacy department strongly values professional development and clinical education. We have an ongoing commitment to practice-based research and offer opportunities for involvement to all staff.

An exciting new opportunity exists at Eastern Health for a passionate pharmacist with sound clinical knowledge to join our dedicated team in a Senior Pharmacist Aseptic Services position. This position is responsible for overseeing the delivery of pharmacy services to Aseptic Services at Box Hill Hospital. The position is responsible for the development, planning, directing, co-ordination and operation of the Box Hill Hospital pharmacy department sterile and cytotoxic preparations area with special reference to the relevant Therapeutic Goods Administration requirements, Australian Standards, and the Code of Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP). This position will ensure the cGMP standards are met at all times resulting in high quality manufactured products. This position will ensure the aseptic preparations area meets the immediate and anticipated needs of our patients. The position will collaborate with Senior Pharmacist Maroondah Aseptic Services, Yarra Ranges Health, Healesville Hospital & Yarra Valley Health to ensure that aseptic practices are standardised and maintained across Eastern Health.

 

About you 

Please refer to Position Description for the full details including major responsibilities.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

 

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

 

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury, position number 32651
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manager listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

 

Values in Action: Respect for all | Safe always | Partnering in care | Learning and improving every day

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

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