Team Leader – Clinical Pharmacy (519957)

Tasmanian Heath Service
Published
September 22, 2021
Location
Launceston, Australia
Job Type
State or territory
Tas

Description

Following an announcement by the Tasmanian Government, a Public Health Direction was issued on 10 September 2021 requiring that all Health Workers are vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Applicants for any position within the Department of Health must be prepared to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.

The Role:

  • Provide a safe, efficient and accountable clinical pharmacy service to inpatients, outpatients and staff of the
    Launceston General Hospital (LGH) under the direction of the Senior Pharmacist, Clinical Pharmacy.
  • Support the Senior Pharmacist, Clinical Pharmacy and provide supervision and leadership to oversee the work of
    other team members.
  • Coordinate clinical pharmacy activities of team members and ensure practices comply with legal requirements,
    professional ethics, and departmental and hospital policies.

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Details of Appointment

Fixed Term Full Time, Day Worker position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing from January 2022 until March 2023

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $94,469 - $105158 per annum + 10% superannuation + access to salary packaging

  • Salary range is in accordance with the Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Union Wages Agreement 2019
  • Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

Eligibility:

Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Pharmacy Board of Australia

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Current Driver’s Licence

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
  1. Crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide and Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online via the Tasmanian Government Jobs Website.  Please click the blue "Apply now" button.  This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please Note:

  • We do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria in the Statement of Duties.
  • All attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

For More Information (Contact Officer)

Sandy Edwards

Position: Pharmacy Support Officer
Phone:  0436 646 678
E-mail: sandy.edwards@health.tas.gov.au

 

Important Information

The email account you provide when submitting job applications will be used in correspondence to you.  It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.jobs.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details

The Department of Health values workforce diversity and recognises the value each person offers which is shaped by their unique characteristics, background, experiences, knowledge, skills, values and perspectives.

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