The Alberta College of Pharmacists (ACP) is responsible for quality pharmacist practice in Alberta. In this newly created role, the Professional Practice Director reports to the Deputy Registrar and will develop, implement and maintain a framework for monitoring pharmacist and pharmacy technician practice in Alberta. In addition, the Director will develop strategies and implement programs to improve overall professional practice including the continuous improvement of programs to monitor and support safe, effective and responsible practice.
The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy and licensure (or be eligible for licensure) to practice in the Province of Alberta along with experience in measurement, monitoring or quality improvement of professional practice, data analysis, and/or identification of measures or benchmarks. The successful candidate will be a passionate and entrepreneurial leader with management experience, ideally within a pharmacy practice. Candidates possessing other relevant university qualifications and experience may also be considered.
The Alberta College of Pharmacists offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. The organization promotes a friendly, professional work environment where employees play a key role in the success of the organization. Other specifics will be reviewed in a personal interview.
For the in-depth job description, please see the Opportunity Profile – Professional Practice Director.
For further information please contact:
Elizabeth Hurley OR James Davies
1505 Scotia 2, 10060 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, AB T5J 3R8
Originally published in the April 21, 2009, issue of The Link