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Rotational Clinical Pharmacist (Full Time) Pharmacy Service, Middlemore Hospital

Permanent, Full Time

Remuneration as per PSA Allied Health MECA guidelines (between step 4 $72,378 - 8 $85,204)

*Current intern pharmacists are welcome to apply

Are you passionate about clinical pharmacy and driving our profession forward in the healthcare landscape? Do you want to make a real impact on the safety and quality of patient care? We have one position available for a motivated pharmacist to join our dynamic and ambitious Clinical Pharmacy service at Middlemore Hospital.

Middlemore Hospital is a large and progressive tertiary hospital located in South Auckland and is unique in terms of the diverse, high-needs population we serve. Our service is committed to providing excellent patient-centred care and achieving equitable health outcomes through collaboration, continuous improvement and innovation. We are proud to be one of the leading Clinical Pharmacy services in Australasia with established systems and technology to optimise safe and effective use of medicines for our patients, from admission to discharge. Our clinical pharmacists have a strong presence and are well-regarded across the organisation. Our work is highly valued not just in the direct patient care setting but also in clinical leadership within the multidisciplinary team as well as quality/systems improvement and governance.

We are invested in building workforce capabilities and supporting our pharmacists to achieve their goals as a clinician and to make a lasting impact within and beyond the organisation. The diverse and complex clinical scenarios that we encounter and help manage every day make Counties Manukau an exceptional environment for lifelong learning, no matter your years of experience. Our rotation design and structure alongside our clearly defined career progression pathway enable our pharmacists to excel in their clinical careers, as well as pursue opportunities in education, quality improvement, research and leadership.

Working alongside pharmacists with a wide range of experience, your main responsibilities include:

  • Providing clinical pharmacy services to our inpatients, including medicines reconciliation, medication review and optimisation, discharge facilitation and attending ward rounds/MDTs
  • Promoting evidence-based medicine and patient-centred care
  • Contributing towards/leading quality improvement and medication safety initiatives
  • Continuing to grow your clinical expertise and contributing to education and training of your colleagues and other professions
  • Supporting other aspects of the pharmacy service such as inpatient dispensary and oncall service

To view the full job description, please click here.

We are looking for a pharmacist who is/has:

  • Patient-focused, enthusiastic and driven
  • Excellent communicator with sound problem-solving skills
  • Curious, reflective and motivated in continuous improvement
  • New Zealand Registered Pharmacist with current APC or eligibility to obtain one
  • Able to work flexible hours (such as participating in our extended pharmacy service hours, oncall and weekend rosters)
  • Prior hospital experience with established clinical pharmacy competencies and technical ability (preferred but not essential)
  • Relevant postgraduate qualifications in clinical pharmacy (not essential)

We offer highly competitive remuneration commensurate matching to your skills, experience and qualifications.

Please apply online at www.countieshealthjobs.com.

For more information on this role, please contact Amy Lin in the Recruitment Centre at amy.lin@middlemore.co.nz or 092760044 ext 58680.

Job Number: CMH20229885

Closing Date for Applications:  22 December 2022 

 

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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 

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 Pharmacy Technician - Dunedin Hospital

  • Full-time 1.0 FTE (40 hrs per week)
  • Permanent opportunity
  • Training opportunity available

Our Pharmacy Department at Dunedin Hospital is seeking a positive and enthusiastic Pharmacy Technician to join our friendly and supportive team on a full-time, permanent basis.

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 the following:

  • 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

Now is a great time to relocate to Southern if you were considering a move. The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it is surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art theres literally something for everyone. 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.

Mo matou - 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.

Ra monehu - Closing date: Sunday, 11 December 2022.

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 inaianei - Apply now

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

For further information please contact Caroline Godfrey, Recruitment Advisor, 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 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/ 

Closing Date for Applications:  11 December 2022 

 

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Southland Hospital Pharmacist

Salary band - $62,671 to $82,299 p.a pro rata, plus free on-site parking, plus Kiwisaver

  • Permanent, full-time 1.0 FTE (40 hours per week)
  • Join us as we change the shape of healthcare in New Zealand
  • True work-life balance with access to the great outdoors at your door!

Are you looking for a new opportunity? We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced pharmacist to join our friendly team in Southland Hospital on a full-time, permanent basis.

Mō mātou - 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.

Mōu ake - About you

We are looking for someone who is a natural working with and as part of a team, someone who has excellent time management skills and a very high standard of ethical and professional practice. You will be a great communicator in both verbal and written language adapting to the needs of the audience. A calm, mature approach is also essential as is having the ability to adapt to an ever-changing health environment.

Hospital pharmacy experience is preferred but not absolutely essential as we may be able to offer full orientation to hospital pharmacy practice for the right candidate.

Our ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Registration or eligibility to register 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

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 Region, so don't delay and apply today.

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Painga - Benefits:

  • Affordable housing, beautiful coastlines and a family-friendly community
  • Continuous support for career development
  • Discounted health insurance and banking offers
  • Access to a range of retail discounts and Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Access to discounted staff holiday accommodation (Queenstown, Arrowtown and TeAnau)

About Southern

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.

Tauwāhi - 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 affordable housing, 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 Southlands 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!

Utu whānui - Salary range

This role belongs to the APEX / SDHB SECA and falls between the Step 3 ($62,671 p.a) and Step 9 ($82,299 p.a pro rata).

Rā mōnehu - Closing date: Sunday, 11 December 2022.

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

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

For further information please contact Caroline Godfrey, Recruitment Advisor, 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 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/18982/

Closing Date for Applications:  11 December 2022 

Northland Te Whatu Ora

Clinical Pharmacists – permanent full time and part time positions available

We’ve made Te Whatu Ora Te Tai Tokerau much more than just a place to come to work. Every day brings opportunities to leave things better than you found them. You can make an impact on your community and on your own professional development – all whilst enjoying a flexible and healthy work-life balance.

Te Whatu Ora Te Tai Tokerau is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.

Right now, we are looking for exceptional Clinical Pharmacists to join our team here at Whangārei Hospital. We currently have permanent part time and full time positions available.

We also have the following roles available: 

  • Clinical Pharmacy Team Leader - permanent full-time position (40 hours per week)
  • Informatics Pharmacist - permanent full-time position (40 hours per week)
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist – permanent, part time position (20 per week)

Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold a current Annual Practising Certificate from the Pharmacy Council of New Zealand https://pharmacycouncil.org.nz/i-want-to-practise-in-new-zealand/

Previous experience in a hospital pharmacy setting is beneficial, but not essential, and working within the Pharmacy will see you work autonomously and flexibly as you will be responsible for managing your own workload. Relocation allowance may be available.

Please follow the below link to our website for a list of our current vacancies and apply accordingly. https://www.northlanddhb.org.nz/working-with-us/current-vacancies/

A career with Te Whatu Ora Te Tai Tokerau will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both.

Our people live our values:

Tangata I te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do

Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated

Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion

Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding

Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation

Closing Date for Applications:  7 December 2022


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 December 2022