- Permanent opportunity starting ASAP
- Full time 1.0FTE (40 hours per week)
Are you looking for a new opportunity? We are now seeking a highly motivated and experienced pharmacist to join our friendly team in Southland Hospital on a permanent, full-time basis, and if you’re ready, you can start right away!
We are a community-orientated hospital (not too big and not too small) providing a full range of secondary care services including general dispensary pharmacy, drug information and advice, education and counselling, and extemporaneous manufacture. In this environment you will be encouraged to have a go at everything, which will both challenge and extend your clinical experience and skills. We provide a wide range of clinical services encompassing both generalist and specialist skills so there is no better place to move your career forward.
We are looking for someone who is a natural working with and as part of a team, someone who has excellent time management skills and a very high standard of ethical and professional practice. You will be a great communicator in both verbal and written language adapting to the needs of the audience. A calm, mature approach is also essential as is having the ability to adapt to an ever-changing health environment.
Hospital pharmacy experience is preferred but not absolutely essential as we may be able to offer full orientation to hospital pharmacy practice for the right candidate. You must however be registered or eligible to register as a Pharmacist with the Pharmacy Council of New Zealand under the provisions of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003, with the right to work in New Zealand.
Now is a great time to relocate to Southern if you were considering a move! The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it is surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone. Check out https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ and https://southlandnz.com/invercargill for what the region - and we - can offer you and your whanau.
Do you have a passion for quality improvement, medication safety or clinical training/supervision? If you do, this is the position for you! We would also love to hear what skills, passions and interests you have that you could bring to our DHB so don’t delay and apply today.
Closing Date: Friday, 29 November 2019
Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and could withdraw the advertising at any time.
For further information, please contact Karen Cope, Recruitment Advisor – Medical Directorate Phone: (03) 470 9605 or Email: Karen.firstname.lastname@example.org
Children’s Act 2014
Due to this position having contact with children and the SDHB’s commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks’ under the Children’s Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.