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Southern TeWhatuOraPharmacist, Dunedin Hospital

  • Supportive team environment

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). Whilst this role is currently a fixed-term position, there may be further opportunities available in the future for committed and motivated employees.

Mō te tūranga - About the role

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). Whilst this role is currently a fixed-term position, there may be further opportunities available in the future for committed and motivated employees. This role has come about due to a vacancy with a Pharmacy Intern.

View position description.

Mōu ake - 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.

Our ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Hospital experience is preferred so you can hit the ground running
  • Registered as a Pharmacist with the Pharmacy Council of New Zealand under the provisions of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003
  • The right to work in New Zealand

Painga - Benefits 

  • Beautiful coastlines and a family-friendly community
  • Subsidised gym membership and discounted health insurance
  • Access to staff fitness facilities and banking offers
  • Access to a range of retail discounts and Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

Mō mātou - About us

Te Whatu Ora - Southern has the largest geographical coverage of all the New Zealand regions, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities. 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.

Rā mōnehu - Closing date: Monday, 6 February 2023.

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

Tono ināianei - Apply now

For further information please contact Caroline Godfrey, email caroline.godfrey@southerndhb.govt.nz

If you currently work for Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand - Southern, please apply for this role via our internal careers site, found here: Pulse > Applications > Corporate > SuccessFactors

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)

Covid vaccination requirements

New employees of Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand - Southern will need to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, which includes two doses and a booster dose of an approved vaccine. If you are unable to receive a Covid-19 vaccine or booster for any reason, please indicate this in your cover letter so we can discuss this with you further and establish if you meet any criteria for an exemption.

To apply

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/job-invite/20796/

Closing Date for Applications:  6 February 2023

Southern TeWhatuOraPharmacy Technician, Dunedin Hospital

  • Full-time or part-time permanent opportunities
  • Negotiable FTE available, lets talk
  • Training opportunity available
  • Salary Band - APEX MECA - $55,590 to $65,981 pa pro-rata + Kiwi Saver

Do you want to try something different? We have a wide range of opportunities available which are unique to a hospital setting. We have a full aseptic production unit you will have the opportunity to become involved with. If you are PACT qualified, we have opportunities for you to use those skills and we are also looking to develop our technicians to undertake clinical activities to support our pharmacists. For example these clinical activities could include patient counselling and patient medication history taking. Ideally you will have experience, however if you are new to this field and have a strong willingness to learn and would be interested in undertaking the necessary training and we would love to hear from you.

Mo matou - About us

The Pharmacy service provides a full clinical and operational service to Dunedin Hospital. 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. In this environment, you will be encouraged to have a go at everything, which will both challenge and extend your experience and skills.

Mo te turanga / About the Role

The role will include stock control, ward supply, in and out patient dispensing, non-sterile compounding, and assisting in the general day to day running of the dispensary. This role will be Monday to Friday (as well as a rostered Saturday morning 9-12).

Mou ake | 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:

  • Appropriate New Zealand recognised Pharmacy Technician qualification (or committed to completing the training)
  • 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

Check out https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ for what the region and we can offer you and your whanau.

If you believe you could bring an abundance of fresh ideas to the service, and would enjoy working within a positive team environment, please apply now and let us know in your covering letter why you feel you would be suitable for this vacancy.

Ra monehu |Closing Date: Sunday 12 February 2023

Due to the fast-paced nature of what we do, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Dont delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Tono inaianei | Apply now

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/

For further information please contact Caroline, Recruitment Advisor, Phone (03) 214 5769or emailcaroline.godfrey@southerndhb.govt.nz

If you currently work for Te Whatu Ora- Health New Zealand - Southern, please apply for this role via ourinternal careers site, found here: Pulse > Applications > Corporate > SuccessFactors

Pre-Employment checks

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

  • Occupational Health Assessment
  • Police Vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
  • Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)

New employees of Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand - Southern will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, which includes two doses and a booster dose of an approved vaccine. If you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine or booster for any reason, please indicate this in your cover letter so we can discuss this with you further and establish if you meet any criteria for an exemption.

To apply

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/job-invite/15422/

Closing date for applications:  12 February 2023

Nelson Marl Te Whatu Ora 

Clinical Pharmacist, Wairau Hospital Blenheim

Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand (Nelson Marlborough) formally NMDHB

  • Would you like to work with a passionate and innovative team?
  • How about a team with a strong emphasis on the provision clinical service and excellent patient-centred care?
  • Permanent and fixed-term full-time and casual roles considered - apply now!
  • Top of the South - Work Life Balance with sunny and outdoor activities a plenty. The gateway to the beautiful Marlborough Sounds.

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

With a culture focused on respect and inclusivity, our team contributes to high quality, innovative clinical pharmacy services and quality use of medicines. You will also work collaboratively with other disciplines to provide high quality patient care at Wairau Hospital in Blenheim.

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

  • Support advances in clinical practice and patient care activities
  • Work with your team to provide high quality patient care
  • Contribute to quality and safety and research projects
  • Collaborate with key staff members across the organisation

The full-time equivalent salary for this role is $59,035 - $83,499 (step 1 - 9) based on the current APEX Pharmacy MECA, dependent on skills, experience, and relevant qualifications.

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

You are (or have a clear pathway to become) a pharmacist registered with New Zealand Pharmacy Council, as well as the following:

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills
  • Proficient oral and written communication skills
  • Eagerness to learn and further develop clinical pharmacy skills
  • Experience in delivering clinical pharmacy services
  • Relevant post graduate qualification is considered desirable, but not necessary
  • Leadership experience or potential preferred

Te Whatu Ora staff must have completed their primary course of NZ approved COVID-19 vaccines as they have direct contact with patients and members of the public.

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)

Challenging opportunities to meet your professional development goals in a supportive environment.

We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, salary packaging, onsite car parking and workplace wellness programmes.

Situated at the top of the South Island, Blenheim is well known for its temperate climate, award winning wineries, stunning scenery and outdoor pursuits - all available within minutes of the town centre. For more information on the Marlborough region visit https://marlboroughnz.com/

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More information)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA

Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

If we have sparked your interest and you would like to find out more - please contact Caroline Aberhart, Team Leader Pharmacy Wairau via caroline.aberhart@nmdhb.govt.nz

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or 03 546 1274

Apply now!

It's easy - Please fill in our online application form.

https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz

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Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.

 He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.

Closing Date for Applications: Thursday, 9 February 2023 (unless filled prior). 

Pinnacle

Primary Care Pharmacist 

Fixed term to 6 January 2024, Full-time available (will consider part-time applications)

E manawanui ana mātou kia hauora te katoa ahakoa he aha te momo mauiui. 

Mā ngā ratonga tautoko katoa e puāwai ai te hāpori, kia anga whakamua te

hauora o te iwi Māori.

‘Ko te whāinga matua kia kākano rua ai ngā whakahaere o Pinnacle.  Mā te piri tahi me te mahi ngātahi ka whakawhanake ai te oranga o te iwi māori me te ahurea o te ao māori.

Mēnā e tautoko ana i tēnei tirohanga whānui, e hiahia ana te noho ki tētahi rōpū aweawe tēnā whakapā mai ki a mātou’.

‘Pinnacle is committed to explicitly closing the Māori health inequity gap and creating an organisational culture that fully embraces Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Te Ao Māori.  If you would like to be a key contributor and part of a team to influence change, then please don’t hesitate to reach out for a kōrero. We would love to hear from you’. 

We are seeking a Pharmacist to join our extended care team. You will work with patients, whānau and their healthcare providers to deliver a clinical pharmacist service that improves medicines’ therapeutic effectiveness. If you are a person passionate about supporting individuals and whānau on their hauora journey, enhancing their own capacity to take care of their wellbeing, then this could just be the role for you. 

As a key member of the extended care team of pharmacists, dietitians and social workers, you will be contributing to the collective team knowledge and support for the wellbeing of our community. In return for your professional skills and innovative outlook, we’ll provide you with an environment that allows you to professionally and personally flourish and you’ll be joining our team of clinical pharmacists across the Pinnacle Midlands Health Network who will provide collegial support.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Be a NZ registered pharmacist holding an annual practicing certificate with no restrictions, and current indemnity insurance.
  • A postgraduate diploma in clinical pharmacy or equivalent (or working towards)
  • Relevant clinical/community pharmacy experience
  • A passion for improving patient health through evidence based best practice
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of Māori models of health and wellbeing
  • A keen ability to develop and maintain key relationships within a multi-disciplinary team, external agencies and supports. 

This is a fixed term, full-time position, however part-time hours would be considered.

You will be based from either our New Plymouth or Hawera office (flexible depending on where you live) and be joining a great work environment - collaborative, flexible and future-focused. Pinnacle Midlands Health Network is committed to making sure our people reach their professional goals.

We manage the community health care of over 400,000 people enrolled with approximately 86 general practices in Tairawhiti, Taranaki, Taupō-Turangi, and the Waikato.

Ready to learn more? Visit https://pinnacle.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=298 to find out more about us and to apply for the role.

Applications will be assessed as they arrive, so apply today!

Closing Date for Applications:  9 February 2023 

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Clinical Pharmacist - Hawkes Bay

Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.

Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.

Permanent, full-time (part-time will also be considered)

80 hours per fortnight (1.0FTE)

We have an opportunity for more than one Rotational Clinical Pharmacist to join our team at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Te Matau a Māui Hawke's Bay

We are a collaborative and supportive team looking for a colleague who shares our values of Respect, Partnership, Care and Improvement.

We are interested in hearing from Pharmacists with hospital pharmacy experience or Pharmacists keen to expand their career into hospital pharmacy. When you join our team, we will provide support and guidance as you grow your clinical skills, and we have regular journal clubs, grand rounds and clinical talks to help with this. We also look to support other external training opportunities.

In Hawke's Bay the local branch of the PSNZ is active in organising continuing education sessions and has a great Early Career Pharmacist Network if applicable to you.

In this role you will be delivering pharmaceutical care and advice to inpatients which includes, but is not limited to, rotations through the orthopaedic, general surgery, cardiology, neurology, acute assessment unit, and respiratory wards.

You will be imperative to the training of intern pharmacists and undergraduates and provide support to the wider pharmacy team including supporting dispensary functions. You will be someone who finds reward in contributing to the improvement and development of medicines services to the hospital, and working with our colleagues in a multidisciplinary approach to deliver great patient care. Addition to the on-call roster will be discussed after a minimum of 6 months working with our team.

If you are looking to relocate to Hawke's Bay from abroad, please talk to us about relocation support. For further information on this position please contact: Rachel Hooker, Team Leader, Clinical Pharmacists Ph: 027 285 2523 Email: rachel.hooker@hbdhb.govt.nz

Why Hawke's Bay?

Hawke's Bay is a region on the sunny east coast of New Zealand's North Island. Great beaches, mountains and skiing close by, wonderful food and stunning wineries, vibrant cities and plenty more to boast about, check out Hawke's Bay Tourism

If this sounds like you, review the position profile HERE and apply now!

Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Te Matau a Māui Hawkes Bay in general encourages a workforce that is innovative, eager to learn and enhance their skills and is passionate about caring for our community. As part of our team we will support, encourage and help you to develop your career with us.

We are committed to delivering and living our Te Whatu Ora values of He kauanuanu - Respect, Ākina - Improvement, Rāranga te tira - Teamwork and Tauwhiro - Care. You should be someone who has similar personal values.

We are proud of our team's diversity. We know the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce helps us achieve the best outcomes for our patients and the communities in which we operate and serve.

Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Te Matau a Maui Hawke's Bay expects its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Closing Date for Applications:  29 January 2023  

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COMPOUNDING PHARMACISTS AND TECHNICIANS WANTED

An opportunity exists for NZ registered pharmacists and technicians to join our team of the country’s finest compounders. OPTIMUS HEALTHCARE LTD is a compounding only pharmacy filling the compounding needs of NZ pharmacies, medical practitioners, and veterinarians. Located in Penrose, Auckland, our small but dedicated team is totally committed to preparing individualised medicines to the quality standards audited by Medsafe.

Due to rapid growth we have job vacancies suited especially to recently registered pharmacists and level 5 certified technicians. We offer both full and part time positions where comprehensive training will be provided. Applicants should have a genuine interest in the art and science of compounding. They should also have the ability to work in a laboratory environment and able to perform in an accurate and precise manner. Planning and organisational skills are a must, as is the ability to work individually and in a time efficient manner. Successful candidates will be responsible to the General Manager and will become members of a friendly, efficient, close-knit team. Good work ethic and a sense of humour are a must.

A current APC is a prerequisite for pharmacists and a National Certificate Level 5 for technicians. Salary, terms and conditions of employment are negotiable, but is expected to be commensurate with industry norm.

CV and initial contact by email to:   ivanw@tcp.co.nz

Closing Date for Applications:  28 February 2023