Pharmacy assistant - community pharmacy services at Waikato District Health Board (Hamilton), Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Waikato Hospital
The details: Permanent, 40 hours per week (1.0 FTE)
Pharmacy on Meade is looking for an experienced retail pharmacy assistant to join our community pharmacy team. We are looking for a vibrant individual who is a customer-focused team player and is happy to go the extra mile for our patients. Someone with great retail pharmacy product and OTC medication knowledge is required. In addition, the role will involve supporting the Team Leader with retail buying decisions, developing marketing strategies for the retail business and liaising with suppliers. Experience in these areas would be of significant value and training towards becoming an exceptional retail assistant will be provided to the right candidate.
Inventory management experience within a community pharmacy is a requirement as is University Entrance (UE) or NCEA level 2 (or similar international qualification) in Maths and English.
Applicants must be eligible to work in NZ. Further learning is encouraged and supported.
Please see details and apply via the Waikato DHB website (careers section)
The Waikato District Health Board Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Waikato DHB’s Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Waikato DHB. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand.
We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. We run five hospitals across the district – a tertiary hospital in Hamilton, a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.
Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.
Please apply directly online, and click here to review the position description. Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any further queries about this role, please call Prateeka Vareed, Team Leader – Community Pharmacy on 021 827 631 or via email Prateeka.Vareed@waikatodhb.health.nz
Application closing date: 5 June 2022
Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui
• Give and earn respect - Whakamana
• Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
• Fair play – Mauri Pai
• Growing the good – Whakapakari
• Stronger together – Kotahitanga
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Waikato District Health Board (Hamilton)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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