Position Details
Reference Number 32537
Position Title Pharmacist - Gr.2 (Clinical/Mental Health): Permanent F/T
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Grade 2 Hospital Pharmacist – Clinical Services/Mental Health 

  • Full-Time, Ongoing role
  • Involved in the pharmaceutical care of a wide variety of patients including mental health, adolescent health and complex care
  • Parkville location
  • Fabulous employee benefits

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 4500, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


The Role:


While remaining a part of the RCH pharmacy team, the successful applicant will be responsible for providing comprehensive pharmaceutical care to paediatric mental health patients around the hospital, with a likely role in the treatment of complex care patients and patients of the adolescent medical ward. A strong liaison will be needed with specialist nursing and medical staff, as part of an established role.


Participation in all pharmacy department work and contribution to pharmacy patient services is expected, including on-call and weekend work allocation.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • AHPRA registration, as a pharmacist able to practice in Australia 
  • Significant experience as a hospital pharmacist, in Australia – or similar system 
  • Desirable experience in paediatric and/or mental health pharmacy services and services to patients with complex care needs. 
  • Post-graduate qualifications, or current study towards these – highly regarded. 

If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and all members of the LGBTQI community.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact Person Antun Bogovic
Contact Number 93455490
Alternate Contact Person Brian Lilley
Alternate Contact Number 93455493
Closing Date 24/10/2018
Position Description PDClinicalPharmacistGrade2 2018.pdf