Senior Rotational Pharmacist (527247)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 12, 2023
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The role:

Provide contemporary pharmacy services effectively and efficiently to inpatients, outpatients and staff of the Royal Hobart Hospital under he general direction and guidance of the Clinical Pharmacy Manager across a range of speciality and leadership areas, including Clinical Pharmacy services, Dispensary services and Compounding and Cancer Support Services

Perform a variety of pharmacy duties on a rotational basis following appropriate training. This includes providing coverage for the pharmacists and other credentialled pharmacy roles within other specialised pharmacy services.

Rotational work within the VPS is also a requirement of this role.

Rotations may include positions within any Tasmanian Region for a period of up to two consecutive weeks or other arrangements as agreed by negotiation.

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Details of Appointment

Fixed term part time shift-worker position working 48 hours per fortnight commencing October 2023 - October 2024

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $103, 608 - $119, 430 per annum (pro rata) + 11% superannuation + access to salary packaging

You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Tertiary qualification/program of study approved by the Pharmacy Board of Australia or completion of an overseas qualification eligible for skills assessment through the Australian Pharmacy Council.

  2. Registered with the Pharmacy Board of Australia

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Current Driver's Licence

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

For more information

Nicky Maddern

Position: Manager - VPS Service
Phone: (03) 6166 8678

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