Coordinator Pharmacist / Kaitaka Rongoā (Surgical Team)

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Location: Wellington Regional Hospital/Kenepuru Hospital

Service:  Pharmacy

Contract:  Permanent, Full time

Salary:  As per MECA

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic pharmacist for a full-time position of Surgical Team Co-ordinator Pharmacist. This role forms part of the clinical pharmacy service, with the position holder having a caseload of patients to provide Pharmaceutical services, to as well as supporting junior members of staff to provide care to their patients. The position holder provides some operational duties on a rostered basis and works closely with the Clinical Team leader and Medical Team Coordinator Pharmacist to co-ordinate the coverage of Clinical Pharmacy services across the DHB.

The Surgical Team Co-ordinator Pharmacist acts as a role model to other pharmacists and provides support, advice and education to the pharmacy department, as well as other healthcare professionals. 

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

We provide a comprehensive pharmacy service throughout the DHB, which includes a clinical service, dispensary & logistics service, an aseptic production service and a quality & risk service. Through these services, we aim to improve the quality and effectiveness of prescribing, supply and distribution of medicines throughout the Capital & Coast District. 

Moū – About you

You will be enthusiastic and have a passion for pharmacy, and for training other healthcare staff. You will have previous hospital pharmacy experience and the ability to work with a variety of staff from different healthcare professions. We want to hear from you if you are self-motivated in developing your clinical and professional practice and are keen to learn about all aspects of hospital pharmacy. You will need to be registered as a pharmacist in NZ, or eligible to register.

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

The 2DHBs are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast DHB

Hutt Valley DHB

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number (AH246-22) in the subject line.

We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an approved vaccine, including have had one booster vaccination. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

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By joining together we will succeed

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Permanent/Full Time

Job no: AH246-22

Location: Wellington Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua

Closing Date: Sunday, 21 August 2022