Medication Safety / Antimicrobial Stewardship – Pharmacist Gr 2

Title:  Medication Safety / Antimicrobial Stewardship – Pharmacist Gr 2

Department: Pharmacy

Position Type: Full time, Permanent

Hours: 80 hours per fortnight

Reference: #19119/2

Closing Date: Monday 11 FEBRUARY 2019

Contact: David Ford / Susan Trevillian

Phone: (03) 5722 5324


NHW has an excellent career opportunity for a highly motivated, passionate Pharmacist who is looking for the opportunity to take on a dual role as Medication Safety and Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist.

The primary role of this established position is to provide leadership for Medication Safety and Antimicrobial Stewardship across NHW. This Pharmacist supports NHW goals by complying with Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare accreditation standards, especially Standard 4 – Medication Safety and 3.15 & 3.16 – Antimicrobial stewardship. This role will include education and in services to nursing and other NHW staff, in addition to supporting supervision of pharmacy interns.

Download Position Description: AMS MS Pharmacist PD.pdf

Job application process

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You must apply for each job separately.

Job application checklist

When you are putting together your job application, remember to include:

  • a letter of introduction addressing the key selection criteria – include your full name, address and contact details, the job title and the job number listed in the advertisement
  • a copy of your current Curriculum Vitae (CV) – include all your qualifications, and professional affiliations, a full employment history, and the names and contact details of at least 3 current/recent professional referees
  • certified copies of your qualifications and any additional supporting documentation – include your current driver’s licence, if required
  • a completed and signed Northeast Health Wangaratta ‘Application for Employment’ form.

Successful applicants will require a police record check and a Working with Children Check for pre-employment safety screening purposes.

How to submit a job application

Your job application must be submitted by 5.00 pm on the closing date listed in the advertisement.
Methods for submitting your job application include:
Hand delivery: Human Resources Department Northeast Health Wangaratta, Green Street, Wangaratta, 3677
Post: Human Resources Department, Northeast Health Wangaratta PO BOX 386, Wangaratta, 3676

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