Senior Pharmacist

at Our Lady's Hospice & Care Services (view profile)
Location Dublin, Ireland
Date Posted June 27, 2019
Category Pharmacy
Job Type Permanent


Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services

Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6w was founded in 1879 by the Sisters of Charity. We provide multi-disciplinary services in (a) Specialist Palliative Care incorporating In–patient, Day Hospice and Community Specialist Palliative Care Services, across our Harold’s Cross & Blackrock Hospice sites; (b) Care of the Older Person – Residential & Community Reablement Services; (c) Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases Unit.


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Senior Pharmacist

1.0WTE (37 hours)

Temporary Specified Purpose (approx. 12 months)


An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Pharmacy Department for an enthusiastic pharmacist seeking to attain a senior position. The successful candidate will work within the pharmacy team to ensure the safe, efficient and effective provision of dispensary, clinical and medicines information pharmacy services for residents and patients across both the Harold’s Cross and the Blackrock sites of Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services. The post holder will work within the pharmacy team to assist in the ongoing development of a quality, patient-centred pharmacy service.


Essential Requirements


  • Be registered with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (The Pharmacy Regulator) or be entitled to be so registered.
  • Have a full driver’s licence and access to own car.



  • Minimum of three years relevant post registration experience as a pharmacist.


Informal enquiries to: Sharon Byrne, Acting Chief Pharmacist by email: or by phone: 01 491 2549.

To apply for this position please complete the application form and return by email  to or by post to: Dominika Omiko, Manpower Manager, Human Resources Department, Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6w before the closing date stated below. Please ensure that you include details of a current daytime contact number and/or e-mail address on your application.


A detailed Job Description & Person Specification can be obtained by downloading from our website or by contacting the HR Department by e-mail: or by phone (01) 491 2594. 


Latest date for receipt of applications is 5.00pm on Tuesday 16th July 2019 


About us

Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services provides multi-disciplinary services in Specialist Palliative Care across Harold’s Cross & Blackrock Hospice. It is also a leading centre in Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases and are leading providers of Care of the Older Person with both Residential & Community Reablement Services. We pride ourselves on our excellence of care for our patients, committed volunteers and highly trained and professional staff.


Department of Health & Children salary scales will apply for HSE funded posts. A panel may be formed from which future full time, temporary Senior Pharmacist positions may be filled in line with Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services’ panel management guidelines.


Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services currently operates across two sites; Harold’s Cross and Blackrock. Candidates are required to be flexible and are obliged to carry out duties in any department or location of the Hospice or associated locations when required to do so by Management.

Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services is an equal opportunities employer and supports a smoke free environment. For further details please refer to our website

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