Specialist Pharmacist (516953)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 5, 2024
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The role:

Work as part of a multidisciplinary team aimed at optimising patient outcomes by providing a specialist clinical pharmacy service to the Pharmacotherapy and Inpatient Withdrawal Units of the Alcohol and Drug Service and other centres as required.

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

The team:

Details of Appointment

Permanent part time, shift-worker position working 22 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $106,966 - $123,013 per annum. Our Employer 11.5% superannuation contribution is on top of this amount.

Eligibility:

Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Pharmacy Board of Australia

For pre-registration (intern) pharmacists: Eligible for provisional registration with the Pharmacy Board of Australia.

  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.

*Registration/licences that are essential requirements of this role must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of these may be checked at any time during employment. It is the employee’s responsibility to ensure that registration/licences remain current and to advise the Employer if their circumstances change. This includes notifying the Employer if a registration/licence is revoked, cancelled or has its conditions altered.

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Current Driver’s Licence
  2. Accredited pharmacotherapy Pharmacist for both methadone and buprenorphine (Suboxone®, Subutex®, Buvidal®, Sublocade®), or the ability to gain accreditation

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. crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

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 outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

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

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

For more information (Contact Officer)

John Monighan

Position: Senior Pharmacist - Alcohol and Drug Service
Phone: (03) 6166 0806
E-mail: john.monighan@ths.tas.gov.au

Important information

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