JOB POSTING #867552
Inpatient Pharmacy Operations Leader
Toronto Western Hospital
37.5 hours per week
$92,488 – $115,615 per annum
Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning.
At University Health Network, which consists of Toronto General, Toronto Western, Princess Margaret and Toronto Rehab hospitals, and Michener Institute, nothing is more important to us than our team of dedicated employees. UHN focuses on creating and maintaining a workplace of choice, where our people are recognized and valued. We focus on creating a workplace where people enjoy the challenge of their career, create and engage in best practices and are treated with respect.
As an integral member of UHN Pharmacy Services, the PHARMACY SITE OPERATIONS LEADER is responsible for supervising inpatient pharmacy operations. Responsibilities include supporting the Dual Hospital Pharmacy Operations Manager with all aspects of pharmacy operations of the assigned site; implementing pharmacy projects; providing direct and/or functional supervision of staff including human resources management; maintaining related policies and procedures; providing expertise in pharmacy automation, sterile and non-sterile compounding; and leading initiatives that will optimize the safety, quality, delivery and efficiency of the hospital’s drug distribution systems. The Operations Leader will represent pharmacy at various interprofessional committees and contribute to quality improvement activities within the department, while exemplifying UHN’s values of caring, excellence, teamwork, innovation, integrity, leadership, and respect.
Completion of an advanced degree (Masters or equivalent) or Doctor of Pharmacy degree highly preferred
Certificate of competency from the Pharmacy Examination Board of Canada required
Active registration with the Ontario College of Pharmacists (Part A) required
Pharmacy Residency an asset
At minimum over 2-3 years practical and related supervisory, management, or leadership experience required
Pharmacy practice in a hospital setting with up-to-date knowledge of pharmacy operations required
Professional Society Membership relevant to Hospital Pharmacy (e.g. CSHP) an asset
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Excellent analytical skills
Ability to manage workload with frequent changes
Ability to plan and coordinate various assignments and projects
POSTED DATE: November 26, 2020
CLOSING DATE: Until filled
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.
University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. University Health Network has a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunity employer.
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.