Position Details
Reference Number 16720
Position Title Senior Oncology Pharmacist Grade 3
Position Number
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Directorate Clinical Operations
Location Graham Street
Award Classification Hospital Pharmacists - SX6 - Pharmacist Gr3 Yr1
Hospital Pharmacists - SX81 - Pharmacist Gr3 Yr4
Hours per fortnight 80.00
Position Summary

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced pharmacist to join the team at GV Health as the Senior Oncology and Haematology Pharmacist. The position is responsible for providing the service to, and leading the development of, the pharmacy service in the areas of Oncology and Haematology within our expanding health service and partner agencies.

The successful applicant must have current registration with AHPRA as a pharmacist.  Previous experience in delivering hospital pharmacy oncology and haematology services is essential to this role.

Additionally the applicant will have well-developed time management and problem solving skills, the ability to priorities tasks and work under minimal supervision.  Applicants should process excellent written / verbal communication, an aptitude for information systems, and be able to work effectively within a team environment to assist in the daily operations of the pharmacy as required. 

About GV Health
GV Health is the Public Health Service for the Hume Region, with main campuses located at Shepparton, Tatura and Rushworth and additional sites in Shepparton, Seymour, Benalla and Wodonga. GV Health provides a range of acute, mental health, aged and primary health and community support services across the Goulburn Valley Sub Region of the Department of Human Services, Hume Region. The main campus is the major acute referral site for the sub region.
Some of the great benefits of working for GV Health include:
• Wide range of specialties for clinical staff
• Salary Packaging
• Continually growing and developing
• Work/Life balance
• Support culture based on Reward and Recognition
• Employee Assistance Programs
• Professional Development opportunities
• Discount gym/pool membership
• Competitive remuneration

Applications close 11 May, 2018.

Selection Criteria Essential: Registration as a Pharmacist with AHPRA.
Essential: Excellent communication skills.
Essential: Ability to achieve outcomes, in a small team, through appropriate delegation and supervision of staff.
Essential: Sound knowledge and experience in delivering hospital pharmacy services.
Essential: In depth knowledge of Pharmaceutical Oncology and Haematology, with at least three years’ experience in this specialist area.
Desirable: Clinical experience of managing Palliative Care patients in the inpatient environment.
Desirable: Demonstrated familiarisation with the use, and implementation, of computer based total clinical management systems and procedures.
Essential: Demonstrated commitment to further education including post graduate studies.
Essential: Ability to participate in research, quality improvement projects and /or clinical trials.
Desirable: Hold a Certificate of Competence for Sterile Manufacturing or be willing undertake the necessary training to achieve competence.
Essential: Willingness to take part in the on-call roster and work weekends and public holidays as required.
Essential: Current valid driver’s licence.
Essential: Satisfactory National History Criminal Check prior to commencement of employment.
Contact Person Liam Carter
Contact Number 0358310071
Alternate Contact Person Stephanie Chan
Alternate Contact Number 0358310072
Closing Date 10/05/2018
Position Description
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