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Pharmacist – coordinator (dispensary and supply operations)

Where you’ll be working: Pharmacy Services, Waikato Hospital

The details: Permanent -  40 Hours per week (1FTE) 

We are seeking a pharmacist to join our hospital pharmacy operations team in a coordinator role.  This more senior role will work predominately within the dispensary supply area and will assist with leadership and coordination of the dispensary supply service. 

You will work alongside a neat team of pharmacists, technicians and assistants, as well as being be part of the larger Pharmacy Services team comprising of more than 80 employees.  Opportunity to “keep your hand in” within our on-site community pharmacy, Pharmacy on Meade, also exists. 
 
Waikato Hospital is a tertiary level teaching hospital servicing approximately 800 beds, supplying a full range of services to one of the most diverse and geographically widespread regions in the country. It is a great place to work – lots of variety, interesting and valuable services, with passionate people – you won’t get bored working here!

This 1 FTE permanent position will be spread over a Tuesday to Saturday roster with occasional rostered Public Holiday involvement.  Inclusion within the on-call pharmacist team may potentially be required. 

Flexibility, good communication skills, well developed time management skills and experience in working in a pharmacy operations environment, are all desirable attributes. Hospital experience is an added bonus but not a deal breaker.

For any further information, please call Marinda van Zyl-Greene, Team Leader on 021 549 893 or Jan Goddard, Operations Manager on 021 359581.

Waikato District Health Board

The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. You can read about our vision, strategy and values here .

Waikato Hospital is a Level-1 trauma centre and one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary teaching hospital servicing over 790 beds, supplying a full range of services to one of the most diverse and geographically widespread regions in the country. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology. We also run a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we service. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values, to apply, and would like to encourage applicants who have a Māori world view.

Why Waikato: Learn about living in the mighty Waikato here

Your application:

Please apply directly online here; http://tas-adhbrac.taleo.net/careersection/.wai_ext/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=wai18090

Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the role please contact Taylor Spence in the Recruitment Team at taylor.spence@waikatodhb.health.nz

Application closing date: 5 October 2021

Position description

Values

Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui

  • Give and earn respect - Whakamana
  • Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
  • Fair play – Mauri Pai
  • Growing the good – Whakapakari
  • Stronger together – Kotahitanga

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Associate Lead - Training and Education

Job Number: WAI18560 

Where you’ll be working: Pharmacy Services, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton

The details: Permanent, 40 hours per week 

The best of both worlds! A senior level pharmacist role has just become available which allows the combination of the provision of clinical pharmacist services with helping to train others. This is an opportunity to share your knowledge and experience, love of learning, and passion for supporting the development of other pharmacy team members. 

Come and work with the pharmacy team at Waikato DHB as our Associate Lead - training and education. This is a great opportunity for a highly professional pharmacist, who is an excellent communicator, administrator and who has a passion for adult education. You may have broad clinical pharmacy experience or a specialty area that you wish to continue but are now keen to share your knowledge with others and contribute to the leadership of pharmacy. 

Based in Hamilton, it’s an ideal time to escape the super city rat race or size up from a more rural location or smaller secondary hospital setting. Excellent housing, schooling and a vibrant city lifestyle, so close to everything, awaits. The role will be based at Waikato Hospital, a tertiary level teaching hospital, however our service covers pharmacy staff also working at rural hospitals so off site visits will be involved.

The role is full of variety and includes such tasks as:  

  • Provision of clinical pharmacist services 
  • Coordination and delivery of training and education requirements, documentation and processes for Pharmacy Services 
  • Coordination of students undergoing a pharmacy placement 
  • Responsibility and line management of intern pharmacists, when employed 

Please see the Position Description for qualification, experience requirements and desirable attributes. For any further queries about this role, please call Jan Goddard, District Services Manager, Pharmacy Services on 021 359581. 

Waikato District Health Board

The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. You can read about our vision, strategy and values here.

Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is a Level-1 trauma centre and one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology. We also run a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we service. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values, to apply, and would like to encourage applicants who have a Māori world view.

Your application:

Please apply directly online; http://tas-adhbrac.taleo.net/careersection/.wai_ext/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=wai18560

Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the application process please contact Taylor Spence in the Recruitment Team at taylor.spence@waikatodhb.health.nz

Application closing date: 27 September 2021

Position description

Values

Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui 

  •  Give and earn respect - Whakamana
  •  Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
  •  Fair play – Mauri Pai
  •  Growing the good – Whakapakari
  •  Stronger together – Kotahitanga

 

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Pharmacist 

Job Number: WAI18825

Where you’ll be working: Pharmacy Services, Waikato Hospital

The details: Permanent, 40 Hours per week (1FTE) 

We are seeking a pharmacist to join our dispensary and supply operations team. This is a great role for a pharmacist who enjoys variety in their day to day work as input into this team includes working within our inpatient dispensary, specialised aseptic compounding unit, and oversight of supply chain and procurement activities.  

As a pharmacist with previous hospital experience or a pharmacist keen to expand their career into hospital pharmacy, you will work alongside a neat team of pharmacists, technicians and assistants, as well as be part of the larger team of pharmacy employees that provide a range of services to Waikato DHB hospitals.

Waikato Hospital is a tertiary level teaching hospital servicing over 800 beds, supplying a full range of services to one of the most diverse and geographically widespread regions in the country. The Waikato region offers a unique variety of urban, coastal and rural lifestyle options all within easy access of the hospital plus close proximity to national parks and the central mountain region for outdoor recreation.

Flexibility, good communication skills, well-developed time management skills and experience in working in a pharmacy operations environment are all desirable attributes.

This is a full time permanent position for a NZ registered pharmacist.  For any further information, please call Marinda van Zyl-Greene, Team Leader on 021 549893 or Jan Goddard, Operations Manager on 021 359581.

Waikato District Health Board
The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. You can read about our vision, strategy and values here .

Waikato Hospital is a Level-1 trauma centre and one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary teaching hospital servicing over 790 beds, supplying a full range of services to one of the most diverse and geographically widespread regions in the country. Waikato Hospital is the

Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology. We also run a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we service. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values, to apply, and would like to encourage applicants who have a Māori world view.

Why Waikato:  Learn about living in the mighty Waikato here

Your application:

Please apply directly online; here: https://tas-adhbrac.taleo.net/careersection/.wai_ext/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=wai18825

Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the role please contact Taylor Spence in the Recruitment Team at taylor.spence@waikatodhb.health.nz

Application closing date: 28 September 2021

Position description

Values

Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui

  • Give and earn respect - Whakamana
  • Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
  • Fair play – Mauri Pai
  • Growing the good – Whakapakari
  • Stronger together – Kotahitanga

SouthernDHB

Pharmacist 

Dunedin Hospital

 

  • Full-time, 1.0 FTE vacancy (40 Hours per week)
  • Fixed-term position until October 2022

We are seeking a highly motivated pharmacist to join our friendly team in Dunedin Hospital on a fixed-term, full-time basis to provide parental leave cover.

About us

Our southern region serves a population of over 320,000 people, with hospitals in the two main centres servicing the district. Dunedin and Wakari Hospital have approximately 450 beds, and Southland Hospital in Invercargill has 180 beds.

The Dunedin Hospital Pharmacy service provides a full clinical and operational service to Dunedin Hospital, and we have a full Aseptic Production Unit. We provide a wide range of clinical services encompassing both generalist and specialist skills and are looking for someone to provide a service where their skills allow (be it in the dispensary, or clinically).

About you

You will have the ability to work and contribute as part of a team, have excellent time management skills, be a great communicator in verbal and in written language, and have very high standards of ethical and professional practice. A mature approach is essential as is having the ability to adapt to an ever-changing health environment.

Hospital pharmacy experience is preferred but not essential, we are looking for someone who can hit the ground running. You must be registered as a Pharmacist with the Pharmacy Council of New Zealand under the provisions of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003, with the right to work in New Zealand.

Why Dunedin?

Now is a great time to relocate to Southern! Here you'll find an enviable lifestyle without any traffic headaches! Dunedin also has high-quality schooling, restaurants, cafes, arts, and cultural activities that rival those on offer anywhere in the country. The close locality to Central Otago means you can ski for the weekend, or enjoy those Central Otago summer temperatures, that dream will become your reality. And if that hasn't convinced you yet then the exciting rebuild of Dunedin hospital as an advanced technology-driven hospital just might. Southern is one of the most spectacular parts of New Zealand! Our high-performing hospitals combined with a great location and stunning scenery make Southern an ideal work and lifestyle destination.

Closing date: Sunday, 26 September 2021.

Due to the fast-paced nature of the DHB, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Do you currently work for Southern DHB? If so, please apply for this role via the internal careers site

Link to apply: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/job/Pharmacist/585267810/?locale=en_GB   

For further information please contact Karen Cope, Recruitment Advisor - Medical Directorate. Phone: (03) 470 9605 or email:Karen.cope@southerndhb.govt.nz

Pre-employment checks

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the following:

  • Occupational health assessment
  • Police vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
  • Serious misconduct checks (previous public service departments and statutory Crown entities only)

 

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Team Leader – Dispensary and Supply

Pharmacy Services

Where you’ll be working: Pharmacy Service, Waikato Hospital

The details: Permanent, 40 hours per week (Mon-Fri)

Opportunities like this do not come around too often! 

About the role

Due to an internal career shift within the DHB, the Team Leader role for the dispensary and supply team has suddenly become vacant after 11 years.  If you are looking for a step up in your career, a whole new and exciting challenge in health, or a move to a large tertiary level hospital, this is the role for you!

In this position, you will oversee the pharmacy dispensary and supply services to both Waikato and rural hospitals, including line management of the pharmacy technician and assistant teams.  A diverse, varied and action packed role, instrumental to the effective and efficient running of the pharmacy service. 

Based in Hamilton, it is an ideal time to escape the super city rat race or size up from a more rural location or smaller secondary hospital setting.  Excellent housing, schooling and a vibrant city lifestyle, so close to everything, awaits. 

About you

The position requires an experienced NZ registered pharmacist, preferably with previous experience in hospital pharmacy.  A post-graduate qualification in management or clinical pharmacy are desirable but not essential.  Further learning is encouraged and supported.

We are looking for a highly organised person, with clear communication and great relationship skills, as you will provide a crucial link between hospital staff and the pharmacy dispensary.

Please see the Position Description for qualification, experience requirements and desirable attributes.  For any further queries about this role, please call Jan Goddard, District Services Manager, Pharmacy Services on 021 359581.

Waikato District Health Board

The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. You can read about our vision, strategy and values here .

Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is a Level-1 trauma centre and one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology. We also run a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we service. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values, to apply, and would like to encourage applicants who have a Māori world view. 

Your application:

Please apply here: http://tas-adhbrac.taleo.net/careersection/.wai_ext/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=wai18714

For any queries about the recruitment process please contact Taylor Spence in the Recruitment Team at taylor.spence@waikatodhb.health.nz 

Application closing date: Sunday 26 September 2021

Position description

Values

Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui

  • Give and earn respect - Whakamana
  • Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
  • Fair play – Mauri Pai
  • Growing the good – Whakapakari
  • Stronger together – Kotahitanga

 

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Pharmacy Technician

Southland Hospital

  • Permanent position available
  • 0.75FTE (30 hours per week)
  • Fantastic opportunity and work life balance

Our Pharmacy Department at Southland Hospital is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and dynamic person to join our friendly and supportive team as a Pharmacy Technician on a permanent, part-time basis.

About us

We are a community-orientated hospital (not too big and not too small) providing a full range of secondary care services including general dispensary pharmacy, drug information and advice, education and counselling, and extemporaneous manufacture. In this environment, you will be encouraged to have a go at everything, which will both challenge and extend your clinical experience and skills. We provide a wide range of clinical services encompassing both generalist and specialist skills so there is no better place to move your career forward.

About the role - what's in it for me?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified Pharmacy Technician to join our team. This role includes all aspects of Hospital Pharmacy including; stock control, ward supply, in and out patient dispensing, non-sterile compounding, patient counselling, medicines reconciliation and assisting in the general day to day running of the dispensary.

About you

Hospital experience is preferred although not essential, and you will possess strong time management, planning, and organisational skills. Naturally, you will be an excellent communicator, and a trusted and positive team player. It is also essential you can pick things up quickly, perform in an accurate and precise manner and work well within a diverse and ever-changing environment.

To succeed in this role, you will need to have the following:

  • Appropriate New Zealand recognised Pharmacy Technician qualification (or working towards)
  • Demonstrated ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively with other professionals
  • Excellent time management, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • The ability to be adaptable, flexible and solution focused
  • High levels of personal and professional integrity

About Southern DHB

Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community.

Location, location, location!

Invercargill gives you everything you would want from a city hospital, with a modern work environment, interesting work and a range of specialties. Invercargill is a lovely city for families, with excellent education and adventure opportunities. Surrounded by beautiful scenery, many of New Zealand's major tourist destinations, (ski fields, national parks, vineyards) and hidden treasures are on Southland's doorstep. Life is easy without a major commute. Plus you'll get free onsite parking. Check out: https://southlandnz.com/invercargill

If all that sounds appealing, there is no better time or place to make the next move in your career! You'll get a warm Southern welcome, and we might be biased, but we reckon there's no better place in New Zealand!

Do you have a passion for quality improvement, medication safety and clinical training/supervision? If you do, this is the position for you. We would also love to hear what skills, passions and interests you have that you could bring to our DHB, so don't delay and apply today.

Closing date: Sunday, 19 September 2021.

Due to the fast-paced nature of the DHB, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Do you currently work for Southern DHB? If so, please apply for this role via the internal careers site

Click here  to apply 

For further information please contact Karen Cope, Recruitment Advisor - Medical Directorate. Phone: (03) 470 9605 or Email: Karen.cope@southerndhb.govt.nz

Pre-employment checks

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the following:

  • Occupational health assessment
  • Police vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
  • Serious misconduct checks (previous public service departments and statutory Crown entities only)

 

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Senior Pharmacist - Pharmacy, Medicines Information

  • Join our dynamic, diverse team with innovative and stimulating work environment
  • Well-developed intranet and paperless systems
  • Opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in Medicines Information

 

Are you an experienced pharmacist looking to take the next step in your career? If yes, then this is the position for you.

We are looking for a full time, permanent pharmacist to join our Medicines Information (MI) Department at Auckland City Hospital.

We aim to ensure that independent, evaluated and timely information about medicines is provided across Auckland DHB.  You will join the dynamic Medicines Governance team of 10 FTE pharmacists across Medication Safety, Medicines Information and Informatics. Our team works collaboratively to maintain and develop a high quality and efficient MI service.

In this role, you will respond to queries, organise staff and student training and coordinate review of medicine-related documents across all directorates. There are also opportunities to further develop leadership skills by providing support and deputising for the MI manager. You will be able to apply your clinical pharmacy skills and knowledge in the office and ward settings, and contribute to projects within the wider Medicines Governance team.

You may be required to participate in the early, late and Saturday dispensary roster, Public Holiday Roster, and the out of hours Emergency Duties commitment provided by the Department of Pharmacy.  We are open to working with the successful applicant on flexible working arrangements. 

As the ideal person for this role, you will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Either registered or be eligible for registration with the Pharmacy Council of New Zealand and hold a current Annual Practising Certificate
  • Relevant pharmacy experience (including at least three years hospital practice or 6 months working in Medicines Information). A postgraduate clinical qualification is desirable.
  • Ability to lead and motivate staff whilst showing drive, enthusiasm and initiative
  • Experience in computerised delivery of medicines information, evidence of practice research and staff training is highly desirable.
  • Ability to develop close working relationships and work in a bicultural environment
  • Pro-active and can-do approach with the ability to be flexible and work autonomously as well as in a team

Click here to view the position description

Would love to know more about the role? You can contact Nicola Seto, Medicines Information Manager on 09 307 4949 ext. 29632 or email NSeto@adhb.govt.nz

Still not sure? Click here  to see more reasons to join us!

To apply please click on the link below and submit your application online attaching your updated CV and Covering Letter.

https://www.careers.adhb.govt.nz/health-careers-job-search/details/ADHB10472A

If you have any queries about this opportunity or accessibility or technical issues with the online process, please contact Teenie Nguyen, Recruitment Coordinator on teenien@adhb.govt.nz  quoting ref #ADHB10472A to discuss how we can best support your application. 

Applications close 22 September 2021 

 

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Specialist NICU

Full Time, Permanent

 We are looking for a passionate Neonatologist to work in our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, which has a total of 41 cots, including 17 intensive care, 12 intermediate care, and 12 low acuity care cots. 

You will enjoy working in a supportive team environment. Our neonatal team comprises 6 Senior Medical Officers, a Fellow, 7 Nurse Practitioners and about 10 advanced and basic trainees.  The team works alongside our paediatric surgery colleagues to provide oversight to our tertiary level 3 neonatal intensive care unit, with regional responsibilities.

Applicants will hold FRACP (Neonatal/Perinatal) or equivalent and be eligible for specialist registration in New Zealand.

This is a fulltime position and it is expected that the successful candidate will take part in the acute on call roster.  

Neonatologists supervise all aspects of the care of critically ill newborn infants within the Neonatal Intensive Care unit and follow up care. This role includes conducting regular ward rounds and supervising the activities of junior medical staff as well as liaising with referring practitioners, sub-specialty services and families. 

We are seeking an inspirational consultant who will provide excellent, family-centred clinical services to infants and their families as part of a multi-disciplinary team. You will therefore be expected to participate in review and improvement activities, as well as training and education with the wider NICU staff group.

It will be an advantage if you can demonstrate:

 

  • Clinical experience managing neonates with surgical and cardiac condition.
  • Certification in Clinician Performed Ultrasound (CCPU) from (ASUM Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine).
  • Experience in neonatal neuro-developmental follow-up.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and leadership attributes.
  • Effective clinical communication through the use of information technology and written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
  • Commitment to teaching, continuing education, research and quality improvement.
  • Maintenance of relevant databases and have an interest in software programming. 

Why us:

The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. Waikato Hospital is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000 people.

Those with research interests enjoy on campus support from the University of Auckland’s Waikato Clinical School and the DHB’s Clinical Audit Support Unit.

We are a blend of large and small, being one of New Zealand’s largest healthcare providers, but located in a city where rural/lifestyle living is the norm. Hamilton offers excellent public and private schooling options and is home to the University of Waikato. The broader Waikato region offers an unsurpassed array of outdoor pursuits – skiing, surfing, mountain biking and fishing in lakes; rivers and sea are all available within easy striking distance.

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve.

 

Your application:

Please apply directly online, and click here  to review the position description. Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the role please email Jame Hendricks in the Recruitment Team: jame.hendricks@waikatodhb.health.nz

Application closing date: Thursday 30th September 2021

Apply here

Values

 

  • Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui.
  • Give and earn respect – Whakamana.
  • Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo.
  • Fair play – Mauri Pai.
  • Growing the good – Whakapakari.
  • Stronger together – Kotahitanga.