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Pharmacist - Senior (Cancer Care)


Are you a Pharmacist looking to expand your scope of clinical practice?

The Gladstone Pharmacy Department are now recruiting for a Senior Pharmacist (Cancer Care) to join their team, permanently!

Gladstone Hospital is a 79-bed hospital and offers a range of general and specialist inpatient and outpatient services including emergency, general medicine and surgery, basic orthopaedic, clinical investigation, obstetrics, maternity, gynaecology, high dependency and coronary care, palliative care, medical imaging, oncology, haematology, pathology and paediatrics.

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Job details

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Health - Allied Health/Clinical Support
Classification HP4
Workplace Location Rockhampton region
Job ad reference QLD/GL4B546943
Closing date 21-Apr-2024
Job duration
Contact person Samantha Skilling
Contact details (07) 4976 3396
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This role may be eligible for the Queensland Health Attraction Incentive. See link - Workforce Attraction Incentive Guideline Scheme

About us:

The Pharmacy team provides dispensing and clinical pharmacy services to all areas of the hospital. The Cancer Care Pharmacist works closely with the Cancer Care Service Team to provide outpatient chemotherapy to oncology and haematology patients in the Oncology Day Unit.

About the role:

In this role you will function as part of a team and be responsible for the provision of high level, client-focussed pharmacy services to patients within the Cancer Care service of Gladstone Hospital.

About you:

To be successful in this role you must have:

  • Possession of a degree in Pharmacy .
  • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a pharmacist in Australia (or eligible for registration in Australia).
  • Proven experience in a clinical pharmacy position, preferably in cancer care and a demonstrated ability to apply evidence in a practical manner to achieve patient outcomes.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with electronic information management systems and to develop practice and system improvements to improve quality, safety and efficiency in delivering healthcare.
  • Demonstrated high level interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to consult, negotiate and maintain relationships with senior health professionals and other stakeholders.

What we offer:

Salary information:

Total remuneration value of up to $152,776 p.a. is comprised of:

  • A salary between $124,435 - $133,901 p.a.
  • 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
  • 17.5% leave loading

Other benefits include:

  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Education Opportunities – Study and Research
  • Work-Life Balance, Variety and Flexibility
  • Generous Salary Sacrificing
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Fitness Passport

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) requirements:

It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against vaccine preventable diseases as listed on the Role Description.

How to apply:

To submit your application / expression of interest, please include:

  • Your current CV or resume, including referees.
  • A short 1 to 2 page cover letter outlining how your experience, abilities and knowledge align with the organisational values, accountabilities and “How you will be Assessed” section of the Role Description.
  • Include any additional forms / evidence as attached or listed on the Role Description.

Please note pre-employment checks will be carried out on applicants recommended for appointment/employment which may include confirming your qualifications, professional registration/s, previous employment history (including any previous disciplinary action), criminal history, Australian work status and vaccination requirements.

For assistance, contact Recruitment Services @ CQ Health and quote the Job Ad Reference (JAR) GL4B546943.

Applications close: Sunday, 21 April 2024.

Further information

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