Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Pharmacy
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.
The Alfred Pharmacy services operate across all Alfred Health sites and are well recognised nationally and internationally for high quality, innovative, patient-focused services, education and training programmes as well as significant research output.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated pharmacist with experience in clinical pharmacy and education to Lead the Pharmacy Workforce and Development Team in a full-time ongoing position.
As the Lead Pharmacist - Workforce and Development, you will lead the development and management of core clinical education activities, including the design and implementation of key programs in our department. These programs include our intern, undergraduate, residency and advanced residency programs, as well as key clinical pharmacy credentials for extended scope of practice activities. You will aslo be expected and suported to conduct practice-based research projects in clinical pharmacy and clinical education.
As the successful candidate you will demonstrate:
Experience with clinical education in a hospital or academic setting
High level of clinical skills and knowledge as well as judgement and reasoning
Demonstrated skills in change-management
Problem-solving and risk assessment abilities and the ability to use initiative
Excellent communication, time management skills with the ability to prioritise, plan and organise your work and deliver to deadlines
Ability to work effectively in multidisciplinary teams
Experience developing and building learning packages/credentialing programs
Qualifications & Experience required
Registered pharmacist in Australia
Relevant post-graduate qualification in clinical pharmacy or clinical education highly desirable
Extensive clinical pharmacy experience in a tertiary care setting
Portfolio and/or credential demonstrating Stage 3 (Advanced Level) on the Australian Advancing Practice framework
Benefits & Assistance Offered Staff benefits include salary packaging, accrued day off, on site car parking, discounted private health insurance, access to gym and library facilities. Close to public transport and shops.
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.