The Univeristy of Manitoba College of Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice Instructor Position, Winnipeg, MB
The University of Manitoba College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences Pharmacy Practice Instructor Position The College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Canada invites applications for a 0.5 full-time equivalent (FTE), one-year term position (with an opportunity for extension).
Responsibilities of the position will include working within the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program in the practice-based stream. The successful applicant will work with the Applied Pharmacy Practice Lab (APPL) team to design, develop and implement the PharmD Year 3 Applied Pharmacy Practice Lab (APPL) course and contribute to curriculum development in pharmacy practice. The successful applicant will also participate in the delivery of APPL 1 and 2 courses in the first two years of the program. Duties will include, but are not limited to, development of course schedules, content for weekly skills labs, patient cases, standardized patient scenarios, performancebased or simulation labs, developing Objective Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE) and Teaching OSCE scenarios, and evaluating student performance.
Candidates will possess a PharmD or BSc(Pharm) degree with relevant practice experience, and preferably a background in hospital or primary care collaborative practice. Candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal team skills, as well as organizational skills. Candidates will be expected to have an active practice license and be registered with the College of Pharmacists of Manitoba. Practice within an innovative patient care practice would be considered an asset. Salary will commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The College of Pharmacy is located in a state-of-the-art 90,000 sq. feet Apotex Centre on the Bannatyne Campus at the University of Manitoba. There are significant opportunities for collaboration within Pharmacy and other Health Science Colleges. For more information visit the website of the College of Pharmacy and Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at http://umanitoba.ca/healthsciences/.
The College of Pharmacy has a long history of excellence in pharmacy education and research. It is a part of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba, situated on a dynamic campus that provides opportunities for interprofessional collaboration in health sciences research and education. Excellence in teaching, research and service, is the focus of academic activities. The University of Manitoba offers a full range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs embracing basic and biomedical sciences, professional programs and population health. For more information visit the website of the College of Pharmacy at http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/health_sciences/pharmacy/. umanitoba.ca/pharmacy. The campus has excellent library facilities for the health sciences, and is proximally adjacent to several tertiary teaching hospitals of the Winnipeg Region Health Authority (WRHA), one of the largest and most diverse health regions in Canada, serving the city of Winnipeg and the rural municipalities. WRHA also supports many Institutes and Research Centres, working closely with the University of Manitoba.
Winnipeg is the largest city in the Province of Manitoba. The city has a rich cultural environment, including ballet, symphony, opera, theatre, and ethnic festivals. Besides supporting professional hockey, football, and baseball teams, the region provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation in all seasons. The Winnipeg housing market is one of the most favorable in Canada. To learn more about Winnipeg visit http://www.tourismwinnipeg.com/.
The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact UM.Accommodation@umanitoba.ca or 204-474-7195. Please note this contact information is for accommodation reasons only.
The University offers a smoke free work environment, save for specially designated areas.
Applications will be reviewed starting November 9, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.
Applicants can apply by email to the address below explaining their interest in the position, providing a curriculum vitae, a teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information of three references to the address below. Please note that only complete applications will be considered.
Please address all application materials to the following email:
Dr. Lalitha Raman-Wilms
College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences University of Manitoba Apotex Centre, 750 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 0T5
Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.
Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology
Part-Time Instructor - Pharmacy Technician Diploma Program, Winnipeg, MB
Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology is seeking licensed Pharmacists for several part-time and contractor opportunities for its two-year comprehensive Pharmacy Technician Diploma program.
Post-Secondary and Casual instructors are responsible for having the necessary skills to assist students to become successful learners that include knowledge of respective disciplines, the use of technologies, the creation of an effective learning environment, interpersonal skills, and knowledge of how adults learn.
Post-Secondary Instructors are required for the following courses:
PT-170 Culture and Diversity in Canadian Society – Term: January 5 to March 11, 2021; 8:30 am to 11:30 am; Tuesday/Thursday (6 hours/week)
PT-180 Pharmacy Law and Ethics – Term: January 5 to March 11, 2021, 12:30 pm to 3:15 pm, Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday (8.25 hours/week)
PT-190 Community Pharmacy Practice and PT-200 Community Pharmacy Dispensary Laboratory – Term: March 15 to June 11, 2021; 8:30 am to 3:15 pm; Tuesday/Thursday and 8:30 am to 11:30 am Wednesday (11.5-14.5 hours/week)
Casual Instructors are relied upon to fill short-term vacancies. The hours of work are as needed, Monday to Friday, 8:45 am to 3:15 pm.
Course Developers are responsible for the development of course materials in the Pharmacy Technician Diploma program which supports learning outcomes, aligns with current industry expectations and requirements, and follows instructional best-practices.
Course Developers are required for the following courses:
Introduction to Pharmacy Practice
Pharmacy Law and Ethics I and II
Community Pharmacy Practice and Community Pharmacy Dispensing Lab
Institutional Pharmacy Practice and Institutional Pharmacy Dispensing Lab I
Community Pharmacy Practice and Community Pharmacy Dispensing Lab II
Sterile Extemporaneous Product Preparation and Lab
Non-Sterile Extemporaneous Product Preparation and Lab
Medication Safety and Risk Management
We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Instructor positions require the successful completion of a Criminal Record check including vulnerable sector.