2 Pharmacist Internships (Fixed Term) Middlemore Hospital


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Full Time

Fixed Term from January 2021 – January 2022

Remuneration as per MECA guidelines


Intern Pharmacists 2021 – Join the Pharmacy of the future!


If you have what it takes to be an excellent clinical pharmacist, then we have one of the best training grounds to help you to achieve this


Middlemore Hospital is a large and progressive tertiary teaching hospital in South Auckland and provides an ideal environment for the training of motivated pharmacy graduates interested in pursuing a career in hospital pharmacy.


We are unique in terms of the diverse population we serve and the associated range of health issues we see on a daily basis. This makes Counties Manukau an exceptional training ground for a pharmacy graduate to become a well-rounded and competent clinical pharmacist. Our pharmacy service has also been frequently recognised as an award-winning provider of innovative and patient-centred care.


You will have the opportunity to work with and learn from a number of highly skilled clinical pharmacists and be involved with pharmacists making valuable contributions to the care of patients in a multidisciplinary team. You will also have the opportunity to work within a number of specialities, experience new technologies and models of care in pharmacy, and be a part of our quality and safety focused pharmacy team.


We have 2 fixed term (12 months) Intern Pharmacist positions for 2021 at Middlemore Hospital to provide the opportunity for pharmacy graduates to undertake pre-registration training.

Our ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, patient focussed and will have a commitment to improving health equity in a diverse population and providing high quality use of medicines. In return, we can offer you an extensive intern program which involves comprehensive and well supported training in the areas of dispensing, medicines information and clinical pharmacy services (including medical, surgical, aged care, emergency care, mental health and other specialties).



  • Bachelor of Pharmacy
  • Registration with the NZ Pharmacy Council as an Intern Pharmacist www.pharmacycouncil.org.nz
  • Enrolment with the Pharmaceutical Society of New Zealand Intern Programme
  • Current First Aid Certificate as required by the Pharmacy Council and PSNZ Intern Programme

How to apply


Please apply online by clicking the "APPLY NOW" button.


Include as part of your application:

  1.  A cover letter (this is your chance to show why you would be a great addition to our team). 
  2. Your CV
  3. Your academic transcript (unofficial transcripts accepted), and
  4. A one page summary (max 500 words) outlining:
    1. How can hospital pharmacists at Counties Manukau health improve health equity for our patients? 
    2. Outline an example where you have acted to improve health equity or identified how you could improve health equity

For more information please contact Andy de Matos in the Recruitment Centre on 09 276 0044 ext 56837 or andy.dematos@middlemore.co.nz.


Applications Close: 2 June 2020

Job Number: CMH20202610

At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.









This position is a Core Children's worker under the Children's Act & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts
Company Info
Counties Manukau District Health Board Private Bag 93311, Otahuhu, Auckland 1640
New Zealand

Phone: (09) 276 0000
Web Site: https://www.countiesmanukau.health.nz/

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