Job Vacancy:

Team Leader – Ambulatory and Medical Specialities

Position: Permanent Part-time (60.8 hrs per fortnight)
Job Code: 10058
Employer: Ballarat Health Service
Closing application date: 20/11/2019

Job Description

Applications are sought from clinical pharmacists with a passion for ambulatory care and medical specialties (e.g. cardiology) for this exciting new position.

This role involves leading the Ambulatory Care and Medical Specialties pharmacy team and delivering cardiology pharmacy outpatient services to the Ballarat Health Services’ cardiology department. You will optimise medication management for patients attending the cardiology pharmacy outpatient service by undertaking consultations with patients prior to the patient’s cardiologist outpatient appointments (primarily by telehealth). This consultation includes capturing a best possible medication history, undertaking adherence assessment, reviewing other markers of cardiac health and assisting the patient to improve their cardiac health literacy. In addition, you will attend and support the multi-disciplinary heart failure clinic.

Additionally, as a Team Leader, you will be expected to provide leadership, supervision and support to the Medical Specialties Clinical Pharmacy Team, and participate in activities relating to the management and expansion of the Ambulatory Care and Medical Specialties pharmacy services.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in an evolving area of hospital pharmacy and to experience an exciting and rewarding life style with easy access to Melbourne.

Award-based remuneration will be negotiated with the successful candidate according to experience. Salary packaging and allowances for higher qualifications will provide additional salary benefits.

  • Rewarding work environment
  • Making a difference to the community
  • Great life style

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

All enquiries to be directed to Aaron Fitzpatrick (Ph:03-53204316, Email: or Renee Dimond (

Applications must be submitted online.

BHS is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.


  • Salary Packaging
  • Professional Development
  • Leading Regional Health Service

Selection Criteria:

Refer to Position Description

How to Apply

Via this website
Download this position description and apply directly: Further Information:
Contact: Aaron Fitzpatrick 03 5320 4316