Mpumalanga Department of Health Vacancies – Director Tb Control

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Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic leadership to the TB Directorate.
  • Coordinate the implementation of policies and activities for effective TB control .
  • Formulate policies and develop norms and standards for the in-patient care unit of the TB Control Programme.
  • Coordinate the implementation of the DOTS strategy in the Province.
  • Facilitate capacity building and support to PHC facilities and all Stakeholders in TB Control.
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of all components of the STOP TB strategy.
  • Monitor and evaluate all hospital TB indicators and the EDR web.
  • Ensure that infection control measures and guidelines are implemented.
  • Render efficient and effective management of ETR.Net and EDR web systems.
  • Plan and coordinate to ensure effective and efficient capacity building on TB management.
  • Strengthen the implementation of the DOTS strategy including TB/HIV collaboration.
  • Develop guidelines for the implementation of the DOTS strategy .
  • Ensure effective integration of TB programme at provincial, district, sub district and facility level.
  • Financial management for the programme.

Job Requirements:

  • Appropriate recognized Bachelor’s Degree or NQF Level 7 qualification as recognised by SAQA, preferably in Public Health.
  • Knowledge Management and Research.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Primary health Care and District Health System, Key Health Policies and National Health Programmes including HIV and Aids, STI and TB, and relevant government policies and prescripts.
  • Must have code 08 Drivers License. Must be computer literate and be willing to work beyond normal working hours in the public service.
  • Registration with relevant statutory health council.
  • Must possess extensive leadership skills, Strategic capability, Financial
  • Management, Programme and Project Management, Service Delivery Innovation,
  • Communication (written and verbal) skills, People Management and Empowerment,
  • Problem Solving and Analysis, Stakeholder Management, Customer Service,

Qualification & Experience:

  • At least 5 years’ experience in the HIV and Aids, and TB management.
  • Must have at least three years’ experience at Middle Management level.

Job Details:

Company: Mpumalanga Department of Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Nelspruit, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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