PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: WESTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Directorate: Metro Health Services
SALARY : R470 040 per annum
CENTRE : Western Cape Rehabilitation Centre (Orthotic and Prosthetic Centre, Pinelands)
CLOSING DATE : 22 November 2019
Minimum educational qualification: Four year Honours Degree/NQF level 8 or equivalent in a health related field.
Registration with a Professional Council: Registration with the SANC as Professional Nurse.
Experience: Appropriate management experience.
Inherent requirement of the job: Valid (Code B/EB) drivers licence.
Competencies (knowledge/skills): Strong leadership skills used to bring about positive cultural change and a highly productive and engaged workforce.
Problem-solving, decision-making, negotiation and conflict-resolution skills.
Competency in Public Sector People Management, Financial Management and Supply Chain Management.
Competency in information management (data management, analysis, interpretation, target setting, monitoring and evaluation) with the appropriate computer literacy skills.
Computer literacy (Microsoft Office Package).
Ability to communicate in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
Comprehensive Strategic and Operational Leadership and Management of Orthotic and Prosthetic services (including Orthopaedic footwear) for WCDOH (excluding Eden/Karoo).
Comprehensive Clinical Governance of O and P services, including the development and implementation of clinical 104 protocols, NCS and OHS Act compliance, QA and QI.
Comprehensive People Management and Development of all staff in the component, Financial-, Estate- and Asset Management of the Orthotic and Prosthetic service, within allocated resources and according to prescripts, in collaboration with the DD Finance of WCRC.
Liaison with internal (DOH) stakeholders (Metro East, West and Rural) to improve continuity of care.
Liaison with external stakeholders (Tshwane University of Technology and other Western Cape Higher Education Institutions) in respect of training, research and innovation in the field.
Analysis and interpretation of data.
Operational and general management of the Orthotic and Prosthetic Centre and ensuring service delivery mechanisms, in line with relevant key Policy Frameworks.
Mr J Vaughan Tel No: (021) 370-2313
APPLICATIONS : Applications are submitted online via www.westerncape.gov.za/health-jobs
NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.