Clinical Pharmacist, Nelson Hospital

Clinical Pharmacist, Nelson Hospital

  • Join our friendly pharmacy team
  • 64 hours per fortnight (0.8 FTE)

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

The opportunity has arisen for a NZ registered pharmacist to join our friendly and supportive team at Nelson Hospital Pharmacy. You will play a key role in assisting with delivery of clinical pharmacy services across Nelson Marlborough Health. Supporting our existing pharmacist team, and immersing yourself in clinical pharmacy services, are pivotal to this role. 

This role is 0.8 FTE (64 hours per fortnight) but up to 1 FTE (80 hours per fortnight) would be considered for the right applicant.

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

Our ideal applicant will be able to demonstrate sound application of clinical knowledge, good communication skills and will be technology savvy and innovative in their approach.  You may have experience of hospital pharmacy; however if not, consideration will be given to qualified pharmacist keen to extend into hospital practice. If you are looking for a new challenge this role could be for you.

For the health and safety of staff and patients all NMH staff are required to be vaccinated in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021.

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for Te Tau Ihu, the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough’s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork. 

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position) 

In this role you will be able to apply your skills to make a real difference to people’s lives. At Nelson Marlborough Health we do great work and we need a great team to help us deliver.

Nelson is one of New Zealand’s top lifestyle destinations and offers an amazing variety of leisure pursuits, beaches, rivers and national parks with great opportunities for outdoor activities such as kayaking, mountain biking,  tramping, skiing, golf, sailing, as well as abundant sunshine and outstanding scenery. For more information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit

Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

For role specific information please contact Sonja van Alphen – Team Leader at

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 546 1274. 

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please click apply and fill in our online application form.


Applications close: Open until filled. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, so we encourage you to apply early.

Nelson Marlborough Health strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.  

He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.


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Permanent/Part Time

Job no: N22-336

Location: Nelson Region, Christchurch

Closing Date: Open until filled