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Job Type:
Full Time
Posted Date:
05-Apr-2018
Escape the rat race Friendly community Awesome support staff
Job Type:
Full Time
Posted By: Monarch Pharmacy
Posted Date:
22-Mar-2018
Monarch Pharmacy Whyalla has provided 59 years of trusted care to the community and surrounding areas, currently employing 7 full time pharmacists and...
Whyalla SA 5600
Job Type:
Casual
Posted By: Sandhurst Pharmacy
Posted Date:
16-Mar-2018
The successful applicant will require: Pharmacy Board registration A flexible working style (day/night and weekend hours) Outstanding custom...
Cranbourne West VIC 3977
Job Type:
Part Time
Posted By: Barkly Square Pharmacy
Posted Date:
14-Mar-2018
Pharmacist – Priceline Pharmacy – Barkly Square Brunswick Priceline Pharmacy Barkly Square is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Pharmacist to jo...
Brunswick VIC 3056
Job Type:
Permanent
Posted By: Dove's Pharmacy
Posted Date:
13-Mar-2018
Vacancy for a motivated and experienced (preferred, but not a must) compounding pharmacist for permanent hours NOR, Perth
Kallaroo WA 6025
Job Type:
Full Time
Posted By: Tamar Village Pharmacy
Posted Date:
01-Mar-2018
Ballina is situated on the beautiful Far North Coast of NSW, 20 minutes south of Byron Bay. It has been well known as a retirement destination but t...
Ballina
About Pharmacist jobs in Australia

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Purpose and Mission

Pharmacists dispense medications that doctors have prescribed to patients. They prepare, supervise and dispense tablets, ointments and other medications and provide advice on their use and their interactions with other medications.

They are also knowledgeable on the various drug manufacturers and research and advise their patients on how drugs are produced, stored, whether generic brand equivalents are available, quality control and the distribution of pharmaceutical products.

Pharmacists play a critical role in advising people on both prescription and over-the-counter medications, including dosage advice, potential side effects and therapeutic effects. These healthcare professional are involved in the development and research of medications and other healthcare products and the development of legal and professional practice standards, government controls and regulation guidelines for medical products.

Reports To

Some pharmacists are employed by hospitals and clinics, and in most cases report to a department head or chief of pharmacy. Others are employed in retail pharmacy, typically working at drug stores or grocery stores, and they usually report to a pharmacy manager or store manager.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Most pharmacists have at least some supervisory responsibilities, including supervising pharmacy techs and overseeing the operations of the pharmacy. More experienced pharmacists may be responsible for training of new staff.

Qualifications

Pharmacists have earned a four-year Bachelor of Pharmacy degree. Of note, a Graduate Diploma of Pharmaceutical Science is available for those who have already completed a natural science degree. Postgraduate degrees or a Master of Pharmacy are available to those who have completed their undergraduate studies.

Most Pharmacists are members of the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia Ltd and/or The Royal Australian Chemical Institute.


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