Medical Specialist Grade 3 (ophthalmology)

SALARY : R991 857 R1 645 464 per annum. (OSD)
CENTRE : Chris Hani District Frontier Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 25 August 2017

An appropriate qualification that allows registration with HPCSA as a Medical Specialist.
Current registration with the HPCSA as a Medical Specialist in Ophthalmology.
Applicants in possession of a foreign qualification must attach an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to their applications.
Medical Specialist Grade 1: None after registration with HPCSA in the normal specialty.
Grade 2: Minimum of 5 years appropriate experience as Medical Specialist after registration with the HPCSA as Medical Specialist in a specialty.
Medical Specialist Grade 3: A minimum of 10 years appropriate experience as Medical Specialist after registration with HPCSA in Ophthalmology.

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 General Surgery 74 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 into support relevant clinical research and clinical trials.
Assist with the setting of protocols for management for General Surgery.
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 : Mrs P Marongo – Tel no: (045) 8084 272