Clinical Trials Pharmacist (Undefined)

Job posted: 16/05/2024
Applications close: 06/06/2024 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Parkville

Job type: Ongoing - Full Time

Organisation: The Royal Children's Hospital

Salary: $92,627 - $104,811

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: 11810

Reference: 11810

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: $92,627 - $104,811

Work location: Melbourne | Parkville

​​About the Role

This is a Permanent Full-Time position at 80 hours per fortnight within the  Pharmacy Department.


You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Providing a high quality and efficient clinical trials service 

  • Supporting and promoting the safe and ethical use of novel therapies


What You’ll Achieve:

  • Maintain and develop relationships with medical and technical staff within RCH, The Department of Paediatrics (University of Melbourne) and the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute 

  • Assist with the set-up of clinical trials 

  • Be trained in the preparation of GMO products 


Classification for this position will range from SX2 $92,627.60 per annum (plus superannuation) – SX5 $104811.20 per annum (plus superannuation).


Your Skills and Experience:

  • Registered to practice as a pharmacist with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency & name appears on the register of the Pharmacy Board of Australia 

  • Significant and proven experience in hospital pharmacy and/or clinical trials 

  • Previous experience in the production of sterile and/or GMO products (desirable) 

  • Postgraduate qualifications or undertaking a postgraduate course in a relevant discipline. (desirable)  


If this sounds like you, click here to view the position description.


About The Department:

We are a team of around 70 staff including pharmacists, technicians, and administrators. Our supportive and collaborative teams include Outpatients, Children’s Cancer Centre, Clinical Pharmacy, Clinical trials, and Medicines Information, HiTH and Sterile Services and the Pharmacy Business Unit.


What We Offer:

  • Salary Packaging – Increase your take home pay! 

  • Employee Assistance Program


Other Requirements:

  • Current National Criminal Record Check, or willing to obtain 

  • Valid Working with Children Check 

  • Compliance with RCH’s “Staff Immunisation - Prevention of Vaccine Preventable Diseases” procedure


Application Process 

To apply, you will need a resume and a tailored cover letter outlining your skills, experience, and suitability for the position in line with the requirements of the position description. 

Shortlisting for this position will commence immediately, we encourage you to apply promptly as the advertisement may close early should a suitable applicant be sourced! 

 For more information about this position please contact Donna Legge, Lead Clinical Trials Pharmacist Ph:03 9345 6714 Email: donna.legge@rch.org.au 


Why work at the RCH?

RCH enjoys high employee engagement and is committed to staff safety and a positive culture through enactment of our Compact. We offer the opportunity to work in world-class facilities,  surrounded by Royal Park and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.

We also offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, and an award-winning health and wellbeing program.

The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse background,  all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.

It is a requirement of your employment that you be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, and Influenza annually for Category A and B roles, in compliance with any public health orders in place at the relevant time, unless you have a medical exception in line with those public health orders, which has been accepted by The Royal Children’s Hospital.  Applicants will be required to provide their Australian Government Immunisation History Statement, it is a requirement of the RCH to collect, record and hold vaccination information.

It is also a requirement of your employment that you comply with any direction given by The Royal Children’s Hospital that you be vaccinated against, or prove immunity to, any other disease, unless you have a relevant exemption.


Are you ready to join our team? 

 Apply online by clicking on the “Apply” button

Applications close 6 June 2024

Clinical Trials Pharmacist (Undefined)

Job type:

Ongoing - Full Time

Job classification:



donna.legge@rch.org.au - Donna Legge - 9345 5644

Clinical Trials Pharmacist (Undefined)