Pharmacy Technician - Ravenhall

Correct Care Australasia

Manage medical inventory and administer medication to patients on unit rounds. Join a fantastic environment working with a passionate team.

  • Genuine professional development at the correctional care industry leader
  • 25.5 hours (3 shifts) a fortnight, with additional hours, 7-day rotating roster
  • Dynamic and passionate multidisciplinary team and fast paced environment
About us
Correct Care Australasia is Australia's largest outsourced correctional healthcare provider; operating across all of Victoria's fourteen publicly managed prisons, one private prison, and two youth justice centres. Our vision, to provide ‘Healthcare Without Judgement’, is the foundation for the outstanding service we provide across a range of health needs for a unique and hard to reach patient group.

The role
Our facility at the Ravenhall Correctional Centre Centre is looking for a fixed-term part-time (0.3 FTE) Pharmacy Technician to join the primary care team. Situated in the Western Suburbs of Melbourne, Ravenhall offers an easy commute for candidates living in Melbourne and the surrounding areas. Working with this patient group is rewarding as the healthcare you provide can have a positive impact for a lifetime. You will the distribute and assist in the preparation and dispensing processes for prescribed medications, managing medication inventory and ordering supplies.

You would be required to work on a 7 day rotating roster covering 3 shifts a fortnight, (25.5 hours a fortnight) where shifts are 7am-3.30pm and 11.30am-8pm. Additional shifts are available. This is a maternity leave contract until 31 August 2021.

Essential Requirements: 
  • Certificate III pharmacy qualification or working towards (or prepared to work towards)
  • A minimum of one-year full time experience as a pharmacy technician 
  • Effective communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Intermediate to advanced PC skills
  • Demonstrated high level of accuracy and attention to detail in the workplace
  • Demonstrated reliability, honesty, trustworthiness and responsibility
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment amongst a passionate team

Why Correct Care?
Our recent staff survey highlighted some of the reasons we come to work every day:
  • To be non-judgemental, delivering equal care to all
  • Working with a great team
  • Having adequate resources to do my job well
  • Delivering a nurse led model of care which is patient centred
  • Autonomy and ability to influence positive health outcomes for patients
  • To be able to provide care to a vulnerable population
  • Working in a custodial environment

If you are a Cert III qualified Pharmacy Technician with at least one year’s experience and full-working rights, we would love to hear from you!

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For further information about this role, email recruitment@correctcare.com.au to obtain a position description. Or contact, Caitlin McCulloch, Pharmacy Coordinator on (03) 8363 2678. Alternatively, you can visit our website at www.correctcare.com.au to see a full list of available positions.

Applicants must successfully undergo a police check and a working with children check. Correct Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.