E-DRUG: Chief Pharmacist required - Cook Islands
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The Ministry of Health Cook Islands ---Te Marae Ora is seeking
applications from outstanding individuals for the following position.
We are seeking a professional who is committed to improving
health outcomes for Cook Islanders; is passionate about
developing and delivering quality services and is prepared to meet
the challenge of a significant work program.
Rarotonga is a developed island that offers a high quality lifestyle
and healthy and safe environment.
1. Chief Pharmacist - Health Services Division, Rarotonga Hospital
The Chief Pharmacist will report to the Director of Health Services.
- Formal education with substantial experience as a Pharmacist is
- Experience in the management and supervision of staff is
- A good working knowledge of legislation affecting pharmacy
services and products is desirable
The applicant should also
- Be used to independent working;
- Have the ability to implement drug education programs;
- Have experience in the management of change;
A detailed job description is available upon request.
Remuneration is within salary Band K (NZD 35,300 - 47,850), a
housing entitlement for the first year of employment, and agreed
Position is available 01 November 2008 on a one year contract with
the possibility of further renewal.
Written applications including a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae
(CV) and (3) three referees should be addressed to:
Human Resources Officer, P.O. Box 109, Ministry of Health,
Rarotonga, Cook Islands.
or phone (00 682) 29-664.
[Cook islands is in the southern Pacific Ocean. Population is less
than 20,000 dispersed throughout s number of small islands.
Challenges include small economy of scale as well as extreme
isolation associated with enormous distances from other nations
and within the Cook Islands itself. BS]