Clinical Pharmacist

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Department: Central Gippsland Health
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Wellington
Reference: VG/1332831
Closing Date: 23-May-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Pharmacist.doc (Word, 116KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Michelle Garner
5143 8611

Position Details

Clinical Pharmacist – Oncology and General areas

Full Time Ongoing Position


Are you an early career pharmacist looking for experience in a diverse and interesting role?

Are you an experienced pharmacist looking for a tree change?

Are you a pharmacist who can lead change to improve patient care?


At CGH we are looking for an energetic and motivated pharmacist to join our team of clinical pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and a pharmacy intern.

The successful applicant will work between ward areas and day oncology/haematology unit with scope to take on specialised roles depending on interest and experience. We aim to be flexible within an ever changing and ever expanding health service and a commitment to the other members of the pharmacy team is essential for us to achieve this goal.

Our pharmacists are currently involved in a diverse range of functions including Oncology, rural outreach services, acute Medical, Surgical, Critical Care, Paediatric, Obstetric and Gynaecology as well as an active role in education and developing and implementing quality improvement projects across the health service.

Interested? The pharmacist will work 8:30-17:00 Monday – Friday, with on-call and weekends on a rotational basis.


We are looking for someone who possesses the following:

  • Passion for delivering exemplary patient care, professional health services, and customer care
  • Deliver an outstanding patient experience
  • Can provide comprehensive health care solutions
  • Commitment to continuing professional development
  • Develop relationships with local allied health care professionals and other CGHS staff
  • Have a results driven focus to achieve clear KPIs
  • Willing to work in a team that consistently strives for excellence in patient care and measures their performance to demonstrate their value


Key Selection Criteria


  1. Current Australian Health Practitioners Registration Authority (AHRPA) registration as a general pharmacist
  2. Written response outlining capabilities against each CGH Leadership and Management Capability Heading (as identified at E and F).
  3. Excellent clinical skills, pharmaceutical knowledge and attention to detail
  4. Experience in hospital patient management and working in multidisciplinary teams.
  5. Excellent computer skills


  1. Oncology Experience
  2. Experience with iPharmacy and Charm


A Police Record Check regarding any criminal record will be required prior to finalisation of the appointment and updated every three (3) years.



For further information contact Michelle Garner, Director of Pharmacy, by phone 03 5143 8611 or email


Applications must include:

  • Cover letter stating your suitability for the role
  • Written response outlining capabilities against each CGH Leadership and Management Capability Heading
  • Current resume detailing previous experience and the names and telephone numbers of two (2) relevant referees

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