Assistant Director: Radiography Imaging (gr 1) X 1 Post

REF NO: AD: RADIOGRAPHY IMAGING/2/2017 This is a Re-Advertisement. (Those who applied previously should re-apply)
SALARY : R459 558 per annum plus 13th Cheque, Medical Aid Optional. Plus Housing Allowance employee must meet prescribed requirements
CLOSING DATE : 17 November 2017

An appropriate three year National Diploma/Degree in Diagnostic Radiography.
Current registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa as a Diagnostic Radiographer (Independent practice).
A minimum current and at a supervisory level within the radiology department after registration with HPCSA as a Diagnostic radiographer.
Recommendations: Current working experience in a radiology department of a government health institution that have integrated HIS, RIS & PACS systems.
Experience in managing a Radiology Quality Assurance Program.
Knowledge, Skills Training and Competencies Required: Working knowledge and experience of radiography principals, systems and procedures performed within radiology department.
Working knowledge and experience of radiography management.
Sound knowledge of radiation safety regulations.
Sound knowledge of 161 diagnostic radiography equipment and protocols.
Computer literacy.
Working knowledge and experience of digital radiology workflows including HIS, RIS and PACS systems.
Knowledge of radiographic training requirements.
Knowledge of relevant public service policies, acts and regulations.
Comprehensive knowledge of OHS Act and other relevant Health Acts.
Knowledge of HR related policies and procedures.
Working knowledge and experience of EPMDS.
Knowledge of quality assurance policies Human resource management skills.
Sound interpersonal and problem solving skills.
Good verbal and written communication skills.

Supervise and participate in the radiation protection program in a completely digital radiology and central hospital environment, ensuring that radiation safety protocols, in compliance with the Department Of Health Radiation Control Directorate are adhered to.
Supervise and participate in the provision of clinical radiographic services by the implementation of departmental policies & procedures, performance of imaging examinations whilst adhering to radiography protocols, practices, and techniques.
Participate in the training & development program for radiographers by the implementation of appropriate training and development programs for radiography and assume specific trainer roles when delegated to oversee specific imaging areas within radiology.
Participate in the cost centre and forward stores supervision, through ensuring efficient and effective control and use of surgical sundries, pharmaceuticals, equipment, miscellaneous stores and the radiology facility.
Ensure that all administrative functions required in the component and subcomponents are performed to the required standard, including employee performance, management and development systems.
Perform overtime duties as required.