Monday , February 26 2024

Department of Health Social Work Vacancies – EMS District Manager

Website  Department of Health

Job Description:

The Department of Health is registered with the Department of Labour as a designated Employer and the filling of the following posts will be in line with the Employment Equity Act (including people with disabilities)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop, facilitate and monitor of the implementation of National Regulation, policy or programmes related to disasters. Represent and manage government or non-government district/provincial/national or international special events for the department of Health.
  • Contribute to the development, implementation and monitoring of policies for response to district/provincial/national and international disasters.
  • Undertake co-ordination and facilitation of the implementation of emergency preparedness plan for possible major incidents/disasters. Support units within NDOH and sector departments on transversal matters.

Job Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree qualification (NQF 7) as recognised by SAQA in Emergency Medical Care.
  • Registration with the Health Professional Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as an Emergency Care Practitioner.
  • A National Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in Disaster Management will be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of National Health Act and the regulations pertaining to the Act, knowledge and understanding of policies related to facilities development and planning as well as related Acts and regulations.
  • Knowledge of Public Finance Management Act (PFMA), Disaster Management Act 57/2002, and understanding of the legislative framework governing the Public Service.
  • Good leadership, organisational, analytical, planning, communication (written and verbal) and computer literacy (Microsoft Office package) skills.
  • Ability to work independently, high pressured environment and with the team and work irregular hours.
  • A valid driver’s licence.

Qualification & Experience:

  • A proven experience in Emergency Medical Services, Management competencies, policy development and analysis and interaction with key role players in health care.

Job Details:

Company: Department of Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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