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Career Opportunities as a Pharmacy Technician

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6:00pm to 7:00pm


Microsoft Teams

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Where can a career in pharmacy take me? What can I expect in different pharmacy environments? ‍ For the first time in NZSE’s Industry Insights series, individuals from THREE acclaimed companies in the world of pharmacy share their expertise with YOU.
In this NZSE Industry Insight Webinar, talk to care home manager Navneet Johnson breaks down what to expect when starting your career in the healthcare industry. She’ll share job market trends, challenges of working as a registered nurse, and practical advice for starting work placements. Don’t miss this chance to prepare for your healthcare career, whether you’re about to study or about to graduate.
Meet three industry experts who took different career and educational paths in the same field. Discover what happens at your local Chemist Warehouse with Ken Yu and Poonam Kumar, gain insights into working in Auckland Hospital’s Pharmacy Department with Dianne Gulliver and learn what skills are needed to get an awesome job in a variety of pharmacy settings with Amelia Gardner of Pharmacy Recruit NZ.
Don’t miss this chance to look at the pharmaceutical world from three angles and see the many paths laid out before you and your pharmacy-based future.

Meet Our Guest Speaker(s)

Dianne Gulliver

Clinical Lead Technician
Auckland Hospital Pharmacy
Dianne Gulliver is the Clinical Lead Technician at Auckland Hospital’s Pharmacy Department, where she provides support, training and professional development to the Pharmacy Technician team.

Amelia Gardner

Pharmacy Recruit NZ
Amelia Gardner’s pharmacy career started 23 years ago in London, and she has since experienced many roles in the pharmaceutical industry. Most recently she founded Pharmacy Recruit NZ in 2019, which provides pharmacists and pharmacy technicians find their ideal positions in the workforce.

Ken Yu

Senior Education Pharmacist
Chemist Warehouse New Zealand
Ken Yu has worked nine years in Pharmacy and has spent the last seven years involved in Pharmacy Education. This includes co-founding intern Pharmacist support network Pharmassist NZ and revamping the Chemist Warehouse Intern Programme, where he currently works as the Senior Education Pharmacist.

Poonam Kumar

Senior Recruitment Advisor
Chemist Warehouse New Zealand
Poonam Kumar is the senior recruitment advisor for well-known retail pharmacy brand, Chemist Warehouse. She has helped in recruiting talent for all kinds of positions within the company, from the dispensary to the NZ based offices.

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