Job Vacancy:

Ward Based Pharmacy Technician

Position: Full-Time, Ongoing
Job Code: 21148
Employer: Alfred Health
Salary: TH10 + 10%
Closing application date: 12/07/2019

Job Description

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  • Pharmacy Technician – Ward Based (Grade 3 + 10% Allowance)
  • Full-time, permanent – 80 hours per fortnight plus ADO
  • Alfred Health incorporating The Alfred, Caulfield Hospital and Sandringham Hospital

The Department

The Pharmacy services operate over 4 sites within Alfred Health and involve in training interns, undergraduate and overseas research students. Pharmacists are essential members of all clinical teams and have a critical role in patient management. Their understanding of Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology and Medicine Management ensures Alfred Health patients receive the best pharmacy care possible. Further information is available at www.alfredpharmacy.org.au

The Role

The Alfred Health Ward Based Pharmacy Technician provides technical support to Clinical Pharmacists at ward level to ensure patients medications are available in a safe and timely manner. Key aspects of this role include ordering and distribution of medications, analysis of imprest lists and assessment and management of patients’ own medicines throughout admission.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Relevant Certificate IV OR Certificate III with progress towards Certificate IV (or equivalent qualifications).
  • Minimum of 3-years post qualification experience in hospital pharmacy.
  • Experience supervising or training staff.
  • Experience of data collection for audit or research purposes.
  • Good command of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Accuracy and efficiency in the supply of medications.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Demonstrated teamwork, initiative and innovation.

Benefits

  • Onsite gym
  • Child care
  • Discount health insurance
  • Salary packaging
  • Car parking

For a confidential discussion please contact Belinda Theobald, Deputy Director of Pharmacy at 03) 9076 2061

Applications must be submitted electronically to be considered. Applications close at Friday 12th July 2019.

Pharmacy Technician – Ward Based (Grade 3 + 10% Allowance)
Full-time, permanent – 80 hours per fortnight plus ADO
Alfred Health incorporating The Alfred, Caulfield Hospital and Sandringham Hospital
The Department

The Pharmacy services operate over 4 sites within Alfred Health and involve in training interns, undergraduate and overseas research students. Pharmacists are essential members of all clinical teams and have a critical role in patient management. Their understanding of Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology and Medicine Management ensures Alfred Health patients receive the best pharmacy care possible. Further information is available at www.alfredpharmacy.org.au

The Role

The Alfred Health Ward Based Pharmacy Technician provides technical support to Clinical Pharmacists at ward level to ensure patients medications are available in a safe and timely manner. Key aspects of this role include ordering and distribution of medications, analysis of imprest lists and assessment and management of patients’ own medicines throughout admission.

Benefits:

Benefits

Onsite gym
Child care
Discount health insurance
Salary packaging
Car parking

Selection Criteria:

Qualifications and Experience

Relevant Certificate IV OR Certificate III with progress towards Certificate IV (or equivalent qualifications).
Minimum of 3-years post qualification experience in hospital pharmacy.
Experience supervising or training staff.
Experience of data collection for audit or research purposes.
Good command of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
Accuracy and efficiency in the supply of medications.
Strong communication skills.
Demonstrated teamwork, initiative and innovation.

How to Apply

Via this website
Further Information:
Contact: Belinda Theobald 9076-2061