Position Available: Head Clinical Unit (Medical): Grade 1 (Critical Care): Tygerberg Hospital, October 11, 2021

Head Clinical Unit (Medical): Grade 1 (Critical Care)
  Employment Type: Permanent
  Reference No: TBH73/2021
  Location: Tygerberg Hospital, Parow Valley
A minimum of 3 years appropriate experience as a Critical Care sub-specialist after registration with the HPCSA as a Medical Sub-Specialist in Critical Care (Adult).
An appropriate qualification that allows registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as a Medical Sub-Specialist in Critical Care (Adult).
Competencies (Knowledge/Skills):
Excellent relevant clinical knowledge and skills. Excellent interpersonal /relationship building skills.Good communication skills. Successful post-graduate supervision (minimum Masters level) Ability to work in a team. PhD will be a recommendation.
Duties (Key Result Areas/Outputs):
Overall governance, including Clinical Governance, of the general adult critical care services. Overall strategic and operational management of the general adult Critical Care services of the hospital (medical and surgical). Development, implementation and monitoring of critical care clinical protocols and guidelines. Manage resource planning, provision and utilisation in the general critical care services. Govern access to the general critical care services and its resources. Deliver clinical service in Critical Care, including commuted overtime, at Tygerberg hospital. Liaise with hospital management and clinicians to ensure quality Critical Care services in the whole Tygerberg drainage area. Ensure a critical care outreach program to relevant healthcare facilities in the Tygerberg drainage area. Academic responsibility for teaching and learning at under- and post-graduate level , including the faculty's distributed training platform. Active participation in relevant provincial critical care governance structure & advise PGWC : Health on critical care matters. Ensure research and innovation in priority areas.
Prof S Chetty, tel (021) 938-9226/ Dr M Mukosi, tel (021) 938-4136
Registration With A Professional Council:
Registration with the (HPCSA) as a Sub-Specialist in Critical Care (Adult).
Grade 1: R 1 728 807-R 1 834 890 per annum A portion of the package can be structured according to the individual`s personal needs.
Starting Date:
Candidates may be subjected to a competency test. No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. As directed by the Department of Public Service and Administration, applicants must note that further checks will be conducted once they are shortlisted and that their appointment is subject to positive outcomes on these checks, which include security clearance, qualification verification, criminal records and previous employment.

  • It will be expected of candidates to be conversant in at least two of the official languages (English/Afrikaans/Xhosa) of the Western Cape.
  • It will be expected of shortlisted candidates to be:

o available at the venue on the time and date as determined by the Department and

o bring along recently (not older than 6 months) certified copies of your Identity Document (ID), driver’s license (if applicable for the post), qualification and/or proof of registration at relevant statutory body. Failure to adhere to the aforementioned may lead to his/her application being disqualified and not further considered.

Closing date: 2021/10/22

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