|Company||Nelson Marlborough Health|
|Location||Nelson, Nelson / Tasman|
|Listed||Thu 14 Jun, 11:04 am|
|Type||Part time, Permanent|
- Part-time (one day a week, up to full-time)
- Fixed-term position/s for 10 weeks from 16 July 2018
The opportunity has arisen for one or more pharmacists to join our friendly and supportive team, based at Nelson Hospital, on a 10 week fixed-term basis to provide pharmacy services in the new Medical Admitting Unit (MAU) . This could be appointed as a single full-time position (working 80 hours a fortnight), or as a number of part-time appointments (working a minimum of one day a week). It would be helpful if you could indicate your preferred FTE or days per week) in your covering letter.
Depending on your skill set you will either lead the development of services in the MAU, or you will support members of our existing team to do this.
You will be involved in the delivery of all aspects of clinical pharmacy services to the general medicine service and will support the medicine reconciliation service by immersing yourself in medication counselling and discharge planning, with a focus on patient safety.
You need to be able to demonstrate application of clinical knowledge, have good communication skills and be technology savvy and innovative in your approach. Previous experience of hospital pharmacy and evidence of postgraduate study is desirable, but not essential.
You must be a New Zealand registered Pharmacist with a current practising certificate.
Applications are only accepted online, so to apply or to view the position description please go to our careers website www.nmdhb.govt.nz/careers
Appointment and ongoing employment will be conditional upon criminal record/police checks. This may include checks under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014.
Closing date: Sunday, 1 July 2018 (unless filled prior).
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.