• Reference Number : Refs/019648
  • Directorate : Forensic Pathology Service
  • Number of Posts : 1
  • Package : R 811,560.00 - 952,485.00 per annum
  • Enquiries : Mr. T. Mpahlaza (078) 095 7815

Requirements :

  • A three-years NQF 6/ 7 National Diploma / Degree in Health Sciences/ Management. Honours Degree (NQF 8) will be added as an advantage. At least ten (10) years relevant experience, which at least 3 years must be in a Middle Management (Salary level 09/10). Relevant experience of the Forensic Pathology Service would be advantageous. Knowledge of the District Healthcare System. Knowledge and understanding of legislative framework that govern Forensic Pathology Service. Knowledge of the PFMA and Treasury Regulations. Good understanding of the OHSA and related regulations. Familiarity with the COIDA and Labour Relations act. Must have valid driver licence, computer literacy, analytical and writing skills.

Duties :

  • Be responsible for the overall management of the Forensic Pathology Services in the Ekurhuleni and Sedibeng districts. Provide strategic leadership and overall operational management of the two districts. Determining and developing and implement policies and standard operating procedures. Coordinates the development of annual performance plan and operational plans for the district forensic pathology services facilities including business cases for maintenance and refurbishment of forensic pathology facilities. Co-ordinate district forensic pathology service projects, infrastructure, and information technology plans. Integrate forensic pathology service to various stakeholder forums established for the effective and efficient implementation of the service in Ekurhuleni and Sedibeng districts. Facilitate development and implementation of the district disaster management plan including physical co-ordination and monitoring of all forensic pathology service mini/mass disasters. Participate various forensic pathology service and departmental statutory committees. Compile financial and non-financial performance reports and submit within the agreed time frames. Put systems in place and ensure that all allocated resources to the district are utilized effective, efficient, and economically. Be responsible for human resource management, supply chain and financial resources management. Ensure management and implementation of risk in all forensic pathology service facilities in the district.

Notes :

  • Gauteng Forensic Medical Services is committed to the pursuit of diversity, redress and will promote representation in terms of race, disability and gender. Applications must consist of a fully completed and signed new Z83 form with a comprehensive CV containing contactable references. In compliance to DPSA Circular 19 of 2022 certifying documents / qualifications will only be requested from the shortlisted candidates before the interview process (Applicants are not required to submit copies of qualifications and other relevant documents when applying). The relevant reference number must be quoted in the application form. In terms of the National Qualification Framework Amendment Act 2019 it is an offence for any person to falsely or fraudulently claim to hold a qualification. Any person found to be misrepresenting their qualifications, work experience or facts in their CV will be disqualified and reported to the appropriate authority. Please note that the interviews will also include a technical evaluation of computer and driving skills. The recommended candidates will be subjected Personnel suitability check (Medical Surveillance and Criminal Record). Applications must be delivered to: Forensic Medical Services 11 Diagonal Street 13 floor, reception, can be posted to: Forensic Medical Services P.O Box 7128 Johannesburg 2000. Due to technical problems with GPG vacancy website that the institution is consistently facing, applicants are encouraged to apply using hand delivery, or the postal address.

Employer : Department of Health

Location : Ekurhuleni and Sedibeng Districts

Closing Date : 16-02-2024

Criteria Questions
Do you have relevant National Diploma/Degree in Health Science/ Management
Do you have three (3) years’ experience in Middle Management level 9/10
Are you computer literate
Do you have a valid driver’s licence

Please Notes :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.