Gauteng Provincial Government Jobs – Medical Specialist

Website Gauteng Provincial Government

Job Responsibilities:

  • Control and management of clinical services as the Head of Department.
  • Maintain satisfactory clinical, professional and ethical standards related to these services.
  • Maintain necessary discipline over staff under his / her control.
  • Attend to administrative matters as pertains to the unit and department.
  • Conduct, assist and stimulate research.
  • Training of undergraduate and postgraduate medical students in Internal Medicine at Sebokeng and Kopanong hospital where teaching takes place and Allied Health Personnel in the field of Internal Medicine.
  • Participation in formal teaching and teaching administration as required by the department of Internal Medicine.
  • Promote community orientated services and participate in outreach programs.
  • Conduct specialized outpatient clinics and provide expert opinion where required.
  • After hours consultant cover for both Internal Medicine , critical care departments at Sebokeng and Kopanong Hospitals.
  • Provide leadership in development of protocols for the management of adult in Internal Medicine and critical care.
  • Provide leadership in the development of clinical audit programs in the hospital in the province.
  • Develop measures to ensure quality assurance for the adult Internal Medicine patients.
  • Participate actively in outreach activities to hospital in the Province.
  • Active involvement in CME to health professionals.
  • Compile medium and long term expenditure frameworks and implement fiscal control measures on an ongoing basis.
  • Lead and supervise departmental research activities.
  • Participate in training of Registrar’s, Medical Officers and Nurses.
  • Work as part of a multi – disciplinary team when deemed necessary.

Job Requirements:

  • An appropriate qualification in Internal Medicine, an additional subspecialty will be an advantage. Current registration as a physician / subspecialty 3 – 5 years post registration experience.
  • Recommendations: experience in undergraduate teaching and undergraduate teaching administration in Internal Medicine.
  • Knowledge, skills, training and competencies required: Ability to teach undergraduate, postgraduate, students and supervise junior staff.
  • Management skills, good communication, leadership and decision making skills.

Job Details:

Company: Gauteng Provincial Government

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Sebokeng, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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