Medical Specialist Neonatology

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWAZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: MEDSPECPAEDNEONAT/1/2018 (This is a 2 year sub-specialty training post)
SALARY : Grade1: R1 051 368 per annum excl commuted overtime. Grade 2: R1 202 112 per annum (All-inclusive salary packages) excluding commuted overtime Grade 3: R1 395 105 per annum excl Commuted overtime
CENTRE : Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 03 August 2018

REQUIREMENTS :
Current registrations with Health Professions Council of South Africa as Specialist Pediatrician.
Additional experience in Level 2/3 neonatal nursery will be an advantage.
Grade 1: This appointment requires appropriate qualification plus registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa as a Specialist Pediatrician.
Registrars who have completed their training may also apply on condition that their appointment will be subject to them submitting documentary evidence of registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa Experience is not applicable.
Grade 2: Experience: Five (5) years appropriate experience as a Medical Specialist after registration with HPCSA as a Medical Specialist in a normal Speciality (Pediatrician).
Grade 3: Experience: Ten (10) years appropriate experience as a Medical Specialist after registration with HPCSA as a Medical Specialist in a normal Speciality (Pediatrician).
Skills, Knowledge, Training and Competence Required: Knowledge and skills as required for registration as a Paediatric specialist.
Candidates without the Subspecialty are obliged to undertake subspecialty training in Neonatology as personal professional development.

DUTIES :
Provide both academic and clinical service functions at the Hospital, including ward ining ward rounds.
Conduct self-directed study to acquire knowledge and skills to satisfy requirements to register as a sub-specialist (Neonatology).
Maintain statistics of patient care and participate in departmental audit programmes to assist with resource allocation.
provide administrative assistance to the Head of Unit.
Assist with staff development, evaluation, and progress reporting.
Supervise Paediatric registrars in undertaking patient management.
Participate in undergraduate teaching in the Department of 55 Paediatrics, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine.
Participate in clinical research.
Undertake rostered after-hours duties.

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