Department of Health: MEDICAL OFFICER X2 Post - SASTARJOB.CO.ZA    

Department of Health: MEDICAL OFFICER X2 Post

  • Reference Number : refs/020285
  • Directorate : Medical
  • Number of Posts : 2
  • Package : Grade 1: R906 540 – R975 738 9 per annum all- inclusive package) Grade 2: R1 034 373 – R1 129 116 per annum, (all- inclusive package) Grade 3: R1 197 150 – R1 491 627 per annum, (all- inclusive package)
  • Enquiries : Dr BL Mashaba Tel No: (012 380 1207/ 1210)

Requirements : Appropriate qualification that allows registration with the HPCSA as Medical Practitioner. HPCSA registration as a Medical Practitioner and must be post Community Service. Current registration with HPCSA (2023/2024). For Grade 1: 0-5 years’ experience. Grade 2: 5-10- years’ experience. Grade 3: 10 years’ experience and above.

Duties : The incumbent will be responsible to interview, investigate, diagnose, and oversee the treatment of patient related administrative duties, participating in all activities of the discipline allocated to and participate in unit audit activities. Supervising junior doctors (undergraduate students, interns, and community service doctors). Willing to do commuted overtime. Attendance of relevant administrative meetings like daily patient handover meetings/ ward rounds, morbidity & mortality and Resuscitation meetings, Patient safety Incident meetings, CPD meetings and completing Medico Legal Documents timeously (e.g., Death certificate, medical forms, injury on duty and J88 forms). Improve quality of care by providing appropriate clinical care. Reduce medical litigation by exercising good clinical ethos. Implement and monitor adherence to Ideal Hospital Framework and Office of Health Standards Compliance requirements. Participate in multidisciplinary team to the management of patients. Participation in unit responsibilities and ward rounds. Ensure that administration and proper record keeping is done in the unit allocated. Rendering of after-hour (night, weekend, and public holiday) duties to provide continuous uninterrupted care of patients. Medical officers will inter alia be responsible for rendering of clinical services, assessment, and treatment of patients. Medical officers will be rotated through different clinical departments: Paediatrics, O and G, Anaesthesia, different wards and Accident and emergency and outpatient departments.

Notes : APPLICATIONS: Applications can be delivered to Staff entrance in a box and registration to confirm submission from 8am to 4pm at Ground Floor. Pretoria West Hospital, 380 Sytze Wierda Avenue, Philip Nel Park, Pretoria West or posted to Pretoria West Hospital, HR Department, Private Bag X02, Pretoria West 0117. NOTE: Applications must be submitted on form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at The Completed and signed form should be accompanied by a recently updated CV. Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Medical surveillance will be conducted on the recommended applicants, at no cost. People with disabilities are welcome to apply. Applications must be filled on a new Z83 effective from 1 January 2021 form accompanied by a CV highlighting or stating the requirements mentioned above. Applicants must indicate the post reference number on their applications. Failure to submit the required documents will result in the application not being considered. Shortlisted candidates will be required to bring certified copies of all qualifications and Id. Qualifications of candidates recommended for appointment will be verified. Persons in possession of a foreign qualification must furnish the Department with an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) when shortlisted. Candidates will be subjected to security screening and vetting process. Applications received after closing date will not be accepted. The Department reserves the right to not make an appointment. Candidates will be expected to be available for selection interviews on the date, time and place determined by the Department. Please Note: The Public Service does not charge any fees for applying for posts. Should you be asked for a fee, please let the authorities know.

Employer : Department of Health

Location : Pretoria West District Hospital

Closing Date : 05-04-2024

Criteria Questions
Do you currently have a registration with HPCSA as a Medical Practitioner?

Please Notes : Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

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