About this role
We have an opportunity for a registered pharmacist to become part of our enthusiastic, dynamic and committed pharmacy team.
The pharmacy service is a clinical support service with an integral role in providing health care to Wairarapa patients and clinical support to other health care professionals.
You will be joining a team of six staff, with plenty of experienced in the service.
The individual will be expected to participate in a comprehensive range of activities at ward and dispensary level and to provide pharmacy support to the COVID vaccination programme, to help ensure an efficient and effective hospital pharmacy service for Wairarapa District Health Board.
Adaptability, being able to cope with a variety of duties, the ability to work alone as well as within a team and excellent communication skills are essential for this role.
As the successful applicant you will be able to demonstrate entry level clinical skills and knowledge or above. You will bring to this role, a high degree of accuracy, be an effective team player with excellent communication and organisational skills.
Previous experience in hospital pharmacy practice is desirable but not essential.
You will need to hold a current New Zealand Pharmacist APC.
This is a 12 month fixed term position working full time, 80 hours per fortnight, Monday to Friday, with the requirement to participate on the after hours and weekend on call roster.
For further information please contact Gail Edwards, Chief Pharmacist on (06) 946-9800 ext. 4252.
The Wairarapa region offers a fantastic lifestyle for all. With quality schools, strong community spirit, great beaches and rivers, world class vineyards, mountain ranges and rivers, this is a place you can call home.
Vacancy Ref # 5890058
Closing Date : Open until successfully appointed
To apply for this role, please click on "Apply Now", this will take you to the Wairarapa DHB recruitment website. The job description is available via the advert at the bottom of the page refer to the Download PD button.
The DHB requires all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses).
We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.