Offered Salary R466 119 per annum
Reference POST 32/129
Centre Tygerberg Hospital, Parow Valley
Ms J Birkenstock Tel No: (021) 938-4825/4817
Where to submit application
No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
REQUIREMENTS: Minimum educational qualification: Appropriate qualification that allows registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as a Speech Therapist. Registration with a professional council: Registration with the HPCSA as a Speech Therapist. Experience: A minimum of 3 years appropriate experience as a Speech therapist after registration with the HPCSA as an Independent Practitioner. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Knowledge of and competency in procedures for the identification, assessment and management of all person with speech, language, voice, fluency, feeding and swallowing disorders, as appropriate for an academic, multidisciplinary hospital setting. Knowledge of and competency in special diagnostic procedures for in- depth assessment of the above disorders, within an area of specialty. Experience in human resource management and supervision. Teaching and presentation skills. Knowledge of and skills in research project planning and implementation. Fluency in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. DUTIES: Assessment and management of in- and outpatients (adult and paediatric with speech, language and/or swallowing disorders. Departmental and personal administration. Assist with initiation, implementation and reviewing of clinical protocols and policies. Assist in planning and management of a comprehensive tertiary level speech therapy service. Assist with management of physical, financial and human resources. Training and supervision of staff and students within allocated area of responsibility. Interdepartmental liaison to ensure effective multidisciplinary service delivery. Continuing professional development of self and others. Undertake and participate in appropriate research and investigations in area of work.
The Application deadline closed.