Assistant Manager: Mental Health

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: MPUMALANGA DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: MPDOH/MARCH/18/14
SALARY : R499 953 R579 579 per.annum. (OSD requirements depending on years of experience)
CENTRE : Gert Sibande District 98
CLOSING DATE : 13 April 2018

REQUIREMENTS :
qualification and registration with the professional body as a Mental Health Practitioner.
Current Registration with a relevant registering body (SANC).
-ordination of mental health services or as an operational manager of a mental health unit.
Knowledge of the Mental Health Care Act and other relevant Public Administration policies.
Knowledge and experience in policy development, strategic planning, financial management, contract and project management, programme development, monitoring and evaluation.
The individual must be able to work under pressure.
A valid code policies.
Strategic leadership qualities.
Good verbal and written communication and people skills.

DUTIES :
To develop policies relevant to the Mental Health Programme.
Provide strategic leadership in all the component of mental health.
Develop a strategy that will ensure the successful implementation of the Mental Health Care Act.
Manage the Service Level Agreements in Mental Health.
Develop a district plan for the establishment of community based mental health services.
Develop district strategies that address substance abuse prevention, treatment and rehabilitation.
Monitor and evaluate implementation and report accordingly.