Medical Officer

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWAZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: MOANAES/2/2018 (X1 POST) Department: Anaesthetics
SALARY : Grade1: Medical Officer R780 612 per annum all-inclusive salary package excluding Commuted overtime. Grade 2: R892 551 per annum all-inclusive salary package excluding commuted overtime. Grade 3: R1 035 831 per annum all-inclusive salary package excluding commuted overtime.
CENTRE : IALCH
CLOSING DATE : 17 August 2018

REQUIREMENTS :
MBCHB Degree, Current registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa as a Medical Practitioner.
DA (SA) or equivalent.
Recommendation: Four (4) years or more experience in Anaesthetics in a hospital approved by the Colleges of Medicine for specialist Anaesthetic training will be considered an advantage.
Preference will be given to candidates who have passed the FCA (SA) Primary examinations.
Grade1: No experience required from South African qualified employees.
One year relevant experience after registration as a Medical Practitioner with a recognised foreign health professional council in respect of foreign qualified employees, of whom it is not required to perform Community Service as required in South Africa.
Grade 2: Five (5) years appropriate experience as a Medical Officer after registration with HPCSA as a Medical Practitioner.
Six (6) Years relevant experience after registration as Medical Practitioner with the recognised foreign health professional council in respect of foreign qualified employees, of whom it is not required to perform Community Service as required in South Africa.
Grade 3: Ten (10) years appropriate experience as a Medical Officer after registration with HPCSA as a Medical Practitioner.
Eleven (11) Years relevant experience after registration as Medical Practitioner with the recognised foreign health professional council in respect of foreign qualified employees, of whom it is not required to perform Community Service as required in South Africa.
Knowledge, Skills Training and Competencies 74 Required: Sound communication, negotiation, planning, organising, leadership, decision-making and interpersonal skills.
Knowledge and skills in Clinical Anaesthesia, Emergency Medical / Surgical Care.
Demonstrate ability to supervise and teach junior staff.
Demonstrate the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.

DUTIES :
Assist with the provision of anaesthetic services as determined by the Head of Anaesthesia at IALCH.
Provide peri-operative anaesthetic care of patients including the provision of patient preoperative assessments, anaesthesia, epidural analgesia and ICU care.
Assist with evaluation and management of acute and chronic pain service patients at IALCH Assist in co-ordination and implementation of training programmes pertaining to the speciality of Anaesthesia and allied disciplines.
Ensure that the scientific principles of Anaesthesia are maintained.
Ensure sound labour relations in compliance with relevant legislation while maintaining the interests of the patient.
To participate in clinical audit programmes as and when requested.

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