Employment Type: Permanent Full Time and Permanent Part Time, Temporary Full Time and Temporary Part Time (up to 13 weeks)
Position Classification: Pharmacy Assistant Grade 1 / Grade 2
Remuneration: $53,807.58 – $58,955.00 per annum / $27.13 – $29.73 per hour
Hours Per Week: 38 (Job Share may be considered for part time hours)
Requisition ID: REQ214939

Where you’ll be working
Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) is responsible for providing primary and secondary health care for people living in the Auburn, Blacktown, and The Hills Shire, Holroyd and Parramatta Local Government Areas (LGAs) and tertiary care to residents of the Greater Western Region. We are committed to our vision of ‘better health services for the people of western Sydney and beyond’ and to the delivery of health care or related services in line with our core values of collaboration, openness, respect and empowerment.

What you’ll be doing
To provide quality dispensing, manufacturing and other supportive pharmaceutical services to patients of Westmead Hospital. Services are provided to patients in an inpatient, outpatient and community setting.

People with disabilities who meet the selection criteria are encouraged to apply; and where required, WSLHD will implement reasonable adjustment consistent with industry standard.

Stepping Up aims to assist Aboriginal job applicants by providing information about applying for roles in NSW Health organisations. For more information, please visit: http://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/ Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Westmead hospital car parking allocation model is changing. There is a waitlist for parking for new staff commencing at Westmead Hospital. This does not apply for staff with disability.

Please note: To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency.

Please note: A person who is not an Australian citizen or a permanent resident is only eligible for temporary employment for a period not longer than the duration of their current visa or a period not shorter than the duration of the advertised position.

Essential Criteria:
Qualification: Pharmacy Assistant Grade 2: Successfully completed a qualification up to the level of Certificate III in Community Pharmacy issued by a Registered Training Organisation OR has qualifications deemed by the employer to be equivalent. Those without a qualification issued by a Registered Training Organisation will be classified as Pharmacy Assistant Grade 1.

Selection Criteria:
Demonstrated good communication skills and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated satisfactory pharmacy dispensing experience in Australia (or equivalent).
Demonstrated ability to prioritise large workload and have good time management skills.
Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
Willing and able to perform all aspects of sterile (including cytotoxic) manufacturing.
Must be willing and able to work late shifts and overtime on weekends as required.
Sound computing skills in the basic Microsoft office suite of applications and experience using databases.

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For role related queries or questions contact Joanne Bisoglio on 02 8890 6015

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