Sunday , February 25 2024

Department of Health Internships 2023 – Deputy Manager

Website North West Department of Health

Job Responsibilities:

  • Active participation in the routine execution of clinically related medical physics tasks in the Department of Radiation Oncology (including LDR and HDR brachytherapy), with support to Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology
  • Report to the Head of the Oncology Department
  • Assist with commissioning and optimisation of new equipment and techniques
  • Lead the Medical Physics unit in the hospital both in human resource management and service planning
  • Assist with lecturing of the under-and-postgraduate teaching and training programme in the Medical Physics Department
  • Active participation and assistance with the research and development programme of the Medical Physics Department.

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ appropriate experience after registration as Medical Physicist
  • Understand the physics of radiotherapy, diagnostic x-ray and nuclear medicine equipment,computers and software, and have a thorough knowledge of radiotherapy physics
  • Current proof of registration with the Health Professions Council of SouthAfrica as a Medical Physicist
  • Be a highly motivated and methodical individual who pays attention to detail with exceptional standards for accuracy and the ability to meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of the statutoryregulations regarding the medical use of ionizing radiation
  • Good communication, interpersonal relationship, research, development and teaching skills
  • Capable of using initiative for problem solving, recognising the need for action, consider possible risks and taking responsibility for results
  • Managerial experience of running a medical physics
  • Experience as a Manager will be a recommendation.
  • Skills pertaining to the scope of the profession ofmedical physicists
  • Appropriate qualification that allows for registration with the Health Professions Council of SouthAfrica (HPCSA) as a Medical Physicist

Job Details:

Company: North West Department of Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Klerksdorp, North West, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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