Temporary Senior Pharmacist

Posted 14 November 2023
Job type Contract/temporary
Discipline Public Sector
Contact NameLisa Egan

Job description

What you need to know

My client, in the healthcare sector, is looking to recruit a Temporary Senior Pharmacist for their facility in the Dublin 2.

This is a temporary contract job (4-8 weeks)

This role is full time onsite Monday to Friday


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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Assist in managing the efficient running of the dispensary.

  • Supervise and supply of medicines and pharmaceuticals.

  • Participate in the development and expansion of ward pharmacy.

  • Ensure that the purchase, storage and supply of all medicines is operated in the most cost-effective manner

  • Maintain records for purchasing and quality control

  • Provide advice as required to medical and nursing staff

  • Participation in policy development to ensure adherence to best practice in medicines use

  • Participation in the teaching and training (including in-service training) of pharmacy and other staff as may be required.

What are we looking for?

  • Be a registered Pharmacist with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (PSI) or be entitled to be so registered


  • Have at least three years satisfactory post registration hospital experience


  • Possess the requisite knowledge and ability (including a high standard of suitability and management ability) for the proper discharge of the duties of the office.

  • Sharp analytical skills and scientific aptitude

  • Conscientious, motivated and willing to learn

  • Have excellent organisational skills and ability to work under pressure

  • Experience in patient information / education

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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