Islhd - Cancer Care Clinical Trials – Grade 2 Pharmacist job from Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District in Wollongong NSW, Australia

Tuesday 29th, March 2022

Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District

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Wollongong NSW


Environment/ Health & Safety

Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is a reputed company based in Milton NSW. We are looking for talented professional from the field of Environment/ Health & Safety to join our team as Islhd - Cancer Care Clinical Trials – Grade 2 Pharmacist.

Employment Type: Temporary Part Time
Location: Wollongong Hospital
Position Classification: Pharmacist Grade 2
Remuneration: $102,512.11 - $108,886.24 per annum
Hours Per Week: 16
Requisition ID: REQ296713
Applications Close: 10 April 2022

This is a temporary Part time 16hpw position for 12 months with the possibility of an extension subject to funding

All NSW Health workers are required to have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by 30 September 2021 and two doses by 30 November 2021 or have an approved medical contraindication certificate. You will be required to provide a record of your COVID-19 vaccination status if successful.

Where you’ll be working

Wollongong Hospital is the Illawarra and Shoalhaven’s major referral and teaching hospital and has bed base of more than 500. The campus, which incorporates the Illawarra Regional Cancer Care Centre, provides a comprehensive range of inpatient, outpatient and community-based services.

Wollongong is located an hours drive south of Sydney on a narrow coastal strip bordered by the Royal National Park to the north, Lake Illawarra to the south, the Tasman Sea to the east and the Illawarra Escarpment to the west. Learn more about the lifestyle benefits of living and working in Wollongong.

What you'll be doing

The Clinical Trials Pharmacist provides pharmacist support to ensure safe and effective operation of cancer care clinical drug trials to patients of Wollongong Hospital and affiliated sites.

Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce. As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.

An eligibility list will be created for future Temporary Part-Time positions.

Please note: Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

Successful applicants to the role must provide certified documentation of vaccination history and pathology as part of their recruitment documentation. The applicant must be certified as compliant with before employment can commence.

Criminal record checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. This position is designated as child-related employment and you will be required to obtain a Working With Children clearance from the Office of the Children’s Guardian. To apply, please go to

Your claim against the selection criteria is the most important part of your application as it will help determine whether or not you have met the standard of response required by the panel to be eligible for an interview. You should read the Position Description and then address the selection criteria for the role, giving examples where required. Applicants are encouraged to review the following information on Applying for a position within NSW Health at:

Selection Criteria:

  • Current pharmacist registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) with no restrictions on practice.
  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proven ability to apply current and good practical therapeutic knowledge in a clinical environment and ongoing commitment to the professional development relevant to areas of practice.
  • Highly developed understanding of the priorities and requirements of hospital pharmacy.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy in undertaking tasks.
  • Knowledge of the requirements and regulations surrounding clinical trials and alternate access programs.
  • Demonstrated commitment to teamwork and also ability to work independently.
  • Demonstrated time management and problem solving skills.

Need more information?

For role related queries or questions contact Alastair Riddell on [email protected]

Skills required

How To Apply

Please submit your application as instructed in the job advert or Apply from Company Website