Dpsa Vacancies 2022 – MEDICAL SPECIALIST

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REQUIREMENTS : Senior Certificate / Grade 12. Appropriate qualification that allows registration
with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as a Medical
Specialist in Surgery. Appropriate tertiary qualification in the Health Science
(MBChB). Initial and current registration with the Health Professions Council of
South Africa (HPCSA) as a Medical Specialist in Surgery. Proof of current and
previous working experience endorsed by Human Resource department
(certificate of service). Applicants must submit confirmation letter of relevant
experience from their supervisors in an official letterhead of the employer when
they apply. Grade 1: No experience required. Grade 2: A minimum of five (05
years relevant experience after registration with Health Profession Council of
South Africa (HPCSA) as a Medical Specialist in Surgery. Grade 3: A minimum
of ten (10) years relevant experience after registration with the Health
Profession Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as a Medical Specialist in Surgery.
Knowledge, Skills, Attributes and Abilities Sound clinical concept within the
specific domain. Ability to work in multidisciplinary team. Teaching and
supervisory skills. Ability to diagnose and manage most common psychiatry
conditions, including emergencies. Good verbal and written communication
skills and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of all Public Service Legislation,
Policies and Procedures. Conflict management skills. Innovation, drive and
stress tolerance. Concern of excellence.
DUTIES : The candidate will, under the direction of the Head of Department: Conduct
specialist ward rounds, provide after hour coverage in Surgery Department and
clinical support to junior staff, provide advice to district / regional level hospitals,
manage / supervise allocated human resources and ensure equipment is
appropriately maintained. Training of undergraduate and post graduate
medical students. Active participation in quality improvement programmes
including clinical audits and CME activities. Attend to administrative matters
within the unit. Assist with administration of the Surgery Department and have
an input into the unit’s administration at Ngwelezana Hospital. Assist protocol
development and review for patient’s management in Surgery. Development
and implement clinical audit and quality assurance programmes. Provide
outreach services to surrounding district hospitals which refer to Ngwelezana
Hospital. Attend to meetings and workshops directed. Comply with all legal
prescripts acts, legislative, policies, circulars procedures, guidelines and code
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of conduct for public service. Adhere to correct channels of communication as
per the hospital organogram. Maintain clinical, professional and ethical
standards.

To apply for this job please visit www.dpsa.gov.za.