Medical Officer Grade 1

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWA-ZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: MAN 13/2019 (04 POSTS)
SALARY : Grade 1: R821 205 per annum Grade 2: R938 964 per annum Grade 3: R1 089 693 per annum (All Inclusive Package) 22% Rural allowance Plus commuted/fixed overtime.
CENTRE : Manguzi Hospital – (KwaZulu – Natal)
CLOSING DATE : 24 January 2020

REQUIREMENTS :
Matric certificate, MBCHB Degree, Current registration with HPCSA as a Medical Practitioner Medical Officer Grade 1: Registration with HPCSA as a Medical Practitioner.
Foreign candidates require 1 year relevant experience after registration with a recognized foreign health professional Council, of whom it is not required to perform Community Service Medical Officer Grade 2registration with the HPCSA as a Medical Practitioner post-Community Service.
Foreign candidates require 6 years relevant Experience after registration with a recognized foreign health professional council, of whom it is not required to perform Community Service Medical Officer Grade 3HPCSA as a Medical Practitioner post-community service.
Foreign candidates require 11 years relevant experience after registration with a recognized foreign health professional council, of whom it is not required to perform Community Service Experience in surgery/orthopaedics and/or obstetrics and anaesthetics will be a recommendation.
After registration as a Medical Practitioner with recognized Foreign Health Professional Council in respect of foreign of Qualified employees of whom it is not required to perform Community Service as required in South Africa and Certificate of service from previous employer is compulsory, verification of employment from current employer, which must be endorsed and signed by Human Resources Manager.
Knowledge, Skills, Training, And Competencies Required Broad medical knowledge, including HIV and TB, paediatrics, surgery, obstetrics & gynaecology, orthopaedics, psychiatry, emergency medicine and anaesthetics.
Ability to perform Cesarean sections Laparotomy for ectopic pregnancy Ability to perform general anaesthesia for above will be an advantage.
Documented proof of the above should be attached Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Willingness to teach and supervise junior doctors and students.
Knowledge of applicable legislation, and national quality standards relating to primary health care
DUTIES :
Key Performance Areas: Consultation, diagnosis and treatment of patients in outpatients, casualty, wards and attached clinics.
Implementation of required standards of care, including treatment protocols and guidelines Referral to higher levels of care when indicated.
Participation in duty rosters.
Performance of required administrative duties Facilitation of staff training and on-going medical education Collaboration with medical practitioners and other health care workers in neighboring health institutions to promote an effective district health service