MEDICAL SPECIALIST PSYCHIATRY GRADE 1 (X1 POST)

POST 07/76: MEDICAL SPECIALIST PSYCHIATRY GRADE 1 (X1 POST)

Directorate: Health

SALARY: R1 051 368 – R1 115 874 (package)

CENTRE: Jubilee District Hospital

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Basic Medical Degree (MBChB or equivalent) and post graduate qualification that allows registration with HPCSA as a Specialist Psychiatrist.
  • Registration with HPCSA as medical specialist and proof of current registration.
  • Relevant working experience in field of psychiatry and mental health.

DUTIES:

  • provide effective and efficient inpatient and outpatient mental health care.
  • Provide medical health and support to patients in the wards. Provide outreach to facilities / services in the catchment area. Attendance of relevant administrative meetings like mortality meetings, completing medico legal documents timeously.
  • Improve quality of care of by providing appropriate clinical care.
  • Reduce medical litigation by exercising good clinical ethos.
  • Liaise with referral centers for patients who need further care and investigations.
  • Facilitates serious adverse incidents meetings in the unit.
  • Provide supervision and teaching to staff.
  • Participate in the multidisciplinary team and manage the clinical unit. Participation in hospital committees such as risk management, MDT and occupational health and safety.
  • Implement and monitor adherence to national core standard (norms and standards).
  • Rendering of afterhours services including weekends.
  • Participate in infrastructure improvement, sop and protocol development.
  • Performing any delegated work as may be assigned from time to time.
  • Must be willing to do commuted overtime.

ENQUIRIES: DR Modise Tel No: (012)717 9338

APPLICATIONS: Application documents must be submitted to Jubilee District Hospital Human Resource Department Private Bag X449.Hammanskraal 0400 or hand delivered to Stand No. 92 Jubilee Road, Jubilee District Hospital

NOTE: Applications must be completed fully on a signed Z83 form. Certified copies of all required documents must be attached (Certification must not be older than 3 months). No copy of a copy.

CLOSING DATE: 08 March 2019

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