REF NO: EHD2020/06/05 (2
Re-Advertisement Applicants who previously applied are advised to re-apply
as their previous applicants will not be considered
Directorate: Family Medicine
SALARY : Grade 1: R1 106 040 – R1 173 900 per annum (all-inclusive remunerative
Grade 2: R1 264 623 – R1 342 230 per annum (all-inclusive remunerative
Grade 3: R1 467 651 – R1 834 890 per annum (all-inclusive remunerative
CENTRE : Ekurhuleni Health District
REQUIREMENTS : Appropriate qualification that allows registration with the Health Professionals
Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as a Family Physician (medical specialist).
Grade 1: Less than 5 years relevant experience as Medical Specialists in a
normal Speciality. Grade 2: At least 5 years, but less than 10 years relevant
experience as Medical Specialists in a normal Speciality, Grade 3: 10 years
and more relevant experience as Medical Specialists in a normal Speciality.
Current proof of registration with the HPCSA as a medical practitioner.
Postgraduate degree in family medicine (MMed. fammed). Basic medical
degree (MBCHB or equivalent). Teaching experience. Experience in health
management, transformation and willingness to make a difference in the district
health services. Joint appointment with department of Family Medicine
University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) as a lecturer. Recommendations:
Experience in district health service and general medical/family practice, PHC,
HAST, EBM and current protocols. Clinical skills in terms of consultation,
history taking, examination, clinical assessment, management procedures.
Professional attitude, communication skills, ethics in relation to
patients/families/community, referrals, consent for treatment, management,
team work ability, medical records keeping. Willingness to work/participate in
outreach programmes in any PHC facility in the district service.
DUTIES : Facilitate and support the provision of primary health care services in the
district including clinics, Community health centres and district hospitals as part
of DHS. Improve clinical quality of PHC services through direct patient care,
mentoring and supervising health care professionals through integrated
programmes. Participate in 24hour PHC services including Medico-legal and
EMS. Improve clinical skills, protocols & guidelines usage and referrals in
accordance with National and Provincial strategy. Support the development of
the clinical department of family medicine and participate in academic teaching
and learning in family medicine and PHC in the district. Support the provision
of CPD/CME activities for medical officers, nurses, interns and community
service doctors in the district. Support/participate in the development of district
ENQUIRIES : Dr S Agbo. Tel No: (011) 878 8548 / Cell: (079) 877 4845
APPLICATIONS : Should be Email to: Ekurhuleni.Hr@gauteng.gov.za
FOR ATTENTION : Human Resource Manager.
NOTE : Applicant will be subject to medical surveillance screening No S&T claims and
resettlement allowance will be paid.
CLOSING DATE : 15 June 2020