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G2899 - Supplementary Pharmacist 4 - Pharmacist, Staff Grade

Hospital Applicable: 
Merlin Park University Hospital
University Hospital Galway
Allied Health & Social Care
Job Description: 

Grade Code:




Hse Area:

HSE West Saolta University Health Care Group

Staff Category:

Allied Health

Contract Type:

Temporary, whole time/ part time




Proposed Interview Dates:

Interviews will be held as soon as possible after the closing date.

Candidates will normally be given at least one weeks’ notice of interview. The timescale may be reduced in exceptional circumstances.

Informal Enquiries:

John Given, Chief Pharmacist, University Hospital, Galway

Tel: 091 893918


Closing Date:

10.00am on 30th November 2020

Location Details:

Galway University Hospitals (which comprises of University Hospital, Galway & Merlin Park University Hospital), Saolta University Health Care Group


Initial vacancies available are:

1 WTE whole time, specified purpose post until 30th May 2021

0.5 WTE part time, specified purpose post until 3rd April 2021


The successful candidate may be required to work in any service area within the vicinity as the need arises.


A Supplementary Pharmacist 4 panel (that covers all areas including Clinical Trials) may be created from this campaign for University Hospital, Galway and Merlin Park University Hospital, Galway from which current and future permanent and specified purpose vacancies of full time or part time duration may be filled

Application Details

Completed application to be returned by EMAIL ONLY to


Candidates should note that there can be a time delay in receiving email applications.  We recommend that applicants returning an application by email should allow a minimum of 1 hour for their application to reach by the closing time of 10.00am on 30th November 2020.  Applications will not be accepted after this date and time, no exceptions will be made. You will receive an acknowledgement by email that your application form has been received during office hours. If you do not receive an acknowledgement, it means that we have not received your application and would strongly advise you to contact this office before the closing date for the campaign.

Please ensure you read in full, the instructions for the completion of this application form and complete all areas, including the supplementary questions section, in full. Failure to complete all areas of the application form may result in you not being brought forward to the interview stage of the selection process.

Due to emails being stopped by our security system and to ensure your application does not get quarantined, please include the Campaign Reference and the Campaign Name on the subject line of the email when submitting applications – G2899 - Pharmacist, Staff Grade, Galway University Hospitals

Post Specific Related Information 

Please ensure you download, save and read the Job Specification, Additional Campaign Information as well the Application Form. All of these documents are located at the bottom of this advertisement. We strongly recommend that you read the Job Specification before completing your application form. Full details on this campaign plus the answers to many queries such as: Am I eligible to apply? Where are the posts?  What will my salary be?  If I apply what happens next? are available in the document Additional Campaign Information for this recruitment campaign. We strongly recommend that you read the information in this document carefully before making an application. Take time to read through the various sections, which take you through the process from beginning to end.

Closing Date: 
Monday, November 30, 2020