Senior Pharmacist – Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network – Mount Barker, South Australia

SA Pharmacy
March 17, 2023
Mt Barker Soldiers Memorial Hospital, 87 Wellington Road, Mt Barker, SA 5251, Mount Barker, Australia
Job Type
Position description
State or territory


We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Pharmacist to work within the Barossa Hills Fleurieu LHN (BHFLHN) SA Pharmacy Team based at Mount Barker District Soldiers' Memorial Hospital. You will be an integral part of a small regional team of Pharmacists and Allied Health Assistants to provide a complex range of professional, inventory management, clinical and counselling services for patients. Mount Barker District Soldiers' Memorial Hospital provides acute services ranging from emergency services and in-hospital care for adults and children to specialist surgical, obstetrics and outpatients. This role encompasses a broad range of clinical areas and provides a quality, comprehensive, efficient, cost effective and complex range of professional clinical and inventory management services for inpatients and outpatients. Exciting hospital redevelopments are underway starting with a new Emergency Department opening in April 2023. Sunrise EMR will be implemented in April 2023 and experience with EMR is desirable, but not essential. The Senior Pharmacist is responsible for the organisation, management and operation of the designated pharmacy area. The provision of a comprehensive high-level range of pharmacy services, to exercise independent and autonomous judgement in the provision of pharmacy services, medicines information and therapeutic advice to patients of the hospital as well as medical and nursing staff and other health professionals in accordance with hospital and divisional policies and procedures and professional standards and guidelines relating to pharmacy practice. The optimisation of outcomes for patients by implementing strategies to achieve the best possible quality use of pharmaceuticals in a safe and cost-effective manner and in accordance with hospital policy. Educational/Vocational Qualifications - Bachelor of Pharmacy or equivalent - Registered or eligible for registration with the Pharmacy Board of Australia Application Information The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role. In addition to the annual salary package, we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions and leave loading. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant Immunisation screening. COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Public Health Act 2011 (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) to work in SA Health/health care settings.      Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Contact: Jennifer Pink 0477 385 222  



Related Jobs