Site: Princess Margaret Hospital
Reports to: Manager
Hours: 37.5 hours per week; variable shifts
Salary: $41.81 - $52.27 per hour
Status: Temporary Full-Time (approx. 24 months)
University Health Network (UHN) is looking for an experienced professional to fill the key role of Pharmacist in our Investigational Pharmacy Services Department.
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The University Health Network, where “above all else the needs of patients come first”, encompasses Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and the Michener Institute of Education at UHN. The breadth of research, the complexity of the cases treated, and the magnitude of its educational enterprise has made UHN a national and international resource for patient care, research and education. With a long tradition of groundbreaking firsts and a purpose of “Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning”, the University Health Network (UHN), Canada’s largest research teaching hospital, brings together over 16,000 employees, more than 1,200 physicians, 8,000+ students, and many volunteers. UHN is a caring, creative place where amazing people are amazing the world. .
As an integral member of the Pharmacy team, the Clinical Trials Pharmacist performs responsibilities which enhance the reputation and service-orientation of the Department. Duties and responsibilities include: coordinating, collaborating and providing expertise in support of clinical investigational drug trials at TGH and TWH site; performing education responsibilities; providing accurate and efficient dispensing of medication; performing administrative responsibilities; providing direct and/or functional supervision; maintaining overall responsibility for pharmacy operations in assigned area; performing communication responsibilities; performing cross-functional duties including those of the Oncology/IV Admixture Pharmacist and the Staff Pharmacist, Patient Care; performing other duties consistent with the job classification, as required.
- Completion of university degree (Bachelor's of Science Degree in Pharmacy and/or Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program ), or equivalent required.
- Certificate of competency from the Pharmacy Examination Board of Canada required.
- Active registration with the Ontario College of Pharmacists (Part A) required.
- Hospital pharmacy practice experience in oncology preferred.
- Hospital pharmacy residency an asset.
- Membership in the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists an asset.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Excellent customer service & interpersonal skills.
- Excellent organizational and time management skills.
POSTED DATE: November 26, 2020 CLOSING DATE: Until Filled
University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For current UHN employees, only those who have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.
UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.
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