The following opportunities are available:
Regional Clinical Coordinator - Sudbury
The University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy is unique among pharmacy schools in Canada in that it offers an experiential learning program which includes Co-operative Education, Patient Care Rotations and Community Service Learning (CSL). Patient Care Rotations are the capstone of the Pharmacy program, comprising direct patient care clinical placements in one of 14 regions throughout Ontario. Each region has its own Regional Clinical Coordinator (RCC) who organizes and schedules student placements, identifies and trains preceptors and provides additional support, where needed, to both students and preceptors.
Applications are invited for the position of Regional Clinical Coordinator for the Sudbury Region (encompassing Manitoulin Island, North Bay and associated rural communities). This is a paid, part-time position (one half-day per week) with an annual salary of $21,200. The contract is from Sept 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020 with the potential for renewal. We are looking for individuals who know this region well and the opportunities within it for PharmD placements within community, hospital, long-term care and family health team pharmacy practice. As the Sudbury and Area Regional Clinical Coordinator, you will help manage the Community of Practice in this region by recruiting and coordinating local preceptors, showcasing the region to prospective students, coordinating Community of Practice activities such as an orientation to the region and case discussions, and providing frontline assistance to preceptors. Click here for a full list of responsibilities.
Required qualifications include a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited program of study and registration with the Ontario College of Pharmacists; considerable pharmacy practice experience and involvement with professional organizations and/or multiple facets of the pharmacy profession; a broad understanding of, and interest in, advancing pharmacy practice; a high level of enthusiasm for shaping future generations of pharmacists; and excellent communication, interpersonal, time management and organizational skills. Some travel required to conduct site visits and attend professional meetings.
Apply by August 2, 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org providing your resume and a cover letter describing how you fit with this position, along with the names of two to three individuals who can reference your ability and experience connecting with your local pharmacy community. The anticipated start date is September 1, 2019 or as mutually agreed.
The University of Waterloo, School of Pharmacy is the anchor institution for UW’s Downtown Kitchener Health Sciences Campus, located approximately 5 km south of the main campus in Waterloo. The Health Sciences Campus is also home to a regional program of McMaster University’s Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine, and a satellite of the UW School of Optometry’s teaching clinic, creating unique opportunities for inter-professional, collaborative learning and patient care. A full-service family health team, seeing approximately 200 patients per day, is also situated on the site.
The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity and is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority in the recruitment.