Medical Specialist Grade 1-2 (neurosurgery) –

SALARY : R991 857 R 1 645 464 per annum (OSD)
CENTRE : Livingstone Tertiary Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 29 September 2017

An appropriate qualification that allows registration with HPCSA as a Medical Specialist in Neurosurgery.
Registration with the HPCSA as a Medical Specialist in Neurosurgery.
Current registration with the HPCSA as a Medical Specialist in Neurosurgery.
Applicants in possession of a foreign qualification must attach an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to their applications.
Grade 1: None after registration with the HPCSA as Medical Specialist in a recognized sub-specialty.
Grade 2: Minimum of 5 years appropriate experience as Medical Specialist after registration with the HPCSA as Medical Specialist in a specialty.

Training of undergraduate and post graduate medical students.
Active participation in quality improvement programmes including clinical audits and continuous professional development activities.
Attend to administrative matters as pertains to the unit.
The candidate will under the direction of the head of the Department of Neurosurgery inter alia: Undertake regular ward rounds, maintain and develop specialist services according to clinical service demands.
Attend to patients requiring surgical services.
Attend to patients in Surgery outpatient clinics.
Conduct specialist ward rounds Provide after hour cover in general surgery and clinical support to junior staff.
Provide advice to district/regional level hospitals.
Manage/supervise allocated human resources.
Ensure equipment is maintained.
Undertake administration of surgery unit and have input intadministration Undertake undergraduate and postgraduate training and support relevant clinical research and clinical trials.
Assist with the setting of protocols for management for Neurosurgery.
Develop measures to ensure quality assurance for the General surgery unit.
Attend to meetings and workshops as directed.
Comply with all legal prescript Acts, Legislatives, Policies, Circular, Procedure, Guidelines and code of conduct for public service.
Adhere to correct channels of communication as per the hospital organogram.
Maintain clinical, professional and ethical stand.
ENQUIRES : Ms Du Preez Tel no: (041) 405 2647