Wednesday , February 28 2024

Health Department Jobs Near Me – Deputy Director – Medical

Website Department of Health

Job Responsibilities:

Provide technical support and coordination of surveillance and vector control activities. Provide technical support and coordination for the provincial malaria and vector borne diseases programmes. Provide intercountry and regional support for vector-borne diseases (E8 cross-border malaria activities) Provide malaria case management training. Management of risk and audit queries.

Job Requirements:

  • Postgraduate degree at NQF level 8 in the aforementioned fields will be an advantage.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Three year Bachelor’s degree at NQF level 7 or National Diploma at NQF level 6 in Biological Science, Communicable Disease, Epidemiology or Public Health.
  • Knowledge of legislative framework and practices (Financial, SCM and HR regulatory frameworks, policy development, implementation, evaluation and monitoring).
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in Biological Science, communicable disease, epidemiology and/or public health environment.
  • Good Communication (verbal and written), Computer skills, Coordinating skills, Project Management skills, Planning and Organizing skills.
  • Knowledge of communicable diseases and their control, knowledge of epidemiology and research principles methods, knowledge of health programme monitoring and evaluation principles as well as diagnosis and treatment of malaria and vector borne diseases.
  • Ability to work under pressure and independently, willingness to travel and work irregular hours.

Job Details:

Company: Department of Health

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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