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Senior Pharmacist - Neurology

  • Location Alfred Health
  • Work Type Full Time - Fixed Term
  • Job no: 12242
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Pharmacy

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Senior Clinical Pharmacist in growing specialist area
  • Full-Time - 80 hours per fortnight plus ADO
  • Fixed- term contract - 2 years


The Pharmacy Department works closely with patient, their family and other health services to provide excellent service in the area of medication. Our departments' priorities are to provide information on medication safety, cost-effective use of medication for patients and deliver specialised pharmacy expertise at important points of a patient's recovery or treatment process. The Pharmacy Department at Alfred Health provides a dynamic and innovative clinical pharmacy service which has resulted in the creation of this new role. 


Alfred Health is currently seeking a Senior Clinical Pharmacist with expertise in Neurology for this newly created 2 year position

In this role, you will be expected to develop and lead innovative extended scope of practice programs, and develop new programs to better care for our patients. You will lead and develop a team of motivated pharmacists and work alongside some of the country's best clinical practitioners. Research and education will be a core focus of your practice.

This position is a rare opportunity to lead national priorities, support clinical trials and research, develop and mentor staff and build a new clinical service in an evolving priority clinical area.

This role is at Advancing Stage 2 (Consolidation) on the national practice framework


  • Ability to demonstrate leadership and make complex decisions. 
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • High attention to detail
  • Customer and patient focus


  • Clinical pharmacy experience in a major teaching hospital in neurology or a related area
  • Credential at, or practice portfolio demonstrating practice equivalent to, Stage 2 Advancing  Practice


As Senior Pharmacist you will be a part of a dynamic team which work in one of Australian's leading clinical pharmacies.  

  • Salary packaging
  • Discount health insurance
  • Onsite gym
  • Car parking
  • Child Care

If this opportunity sounds like it is for you, click the APPLY button, including your resume and cover letter. 

For a confidential discussion please contact Daniel Guidone, Deputy Director of Pharmacy - Tel: +61 3 9076 5783 or Email:

Applications must be submitted electronically via the Alfred Health website - applications forwarded to the contact email address will not be considered.

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


  • Published on 11 Apr 2018, 4:09 AM