SPEECH THERAPIST GRADE 1 Vacancy X1

Full Time Health Gauteng in Provincial Government
  • Post Date: Aug 5, 2022
  • Apply Before : Aug 15, 2022
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Job Details

  • Offered Salary R322 746 per annum, (plus benefits)
  • Qualifications Certificate
  • Industry Health
  • Reference REF NO: REFS/014557
  • Centre Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital
  • Enquiries
    Dr. Sadna Balton Tel No: (011) 933 9269
  • Where to submit application
    Applications can be hand delivered to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital from 8am to 3pm at Ground Floor, Main Admin Building or posted to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Private Bag X01, Pimville, 1808. Applications may also be uploaded online at www.gautengonline.gov.za or http://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za.
  • Notes
    Directorate: Speech Therapy. No faxed applications will be considered. Applications must be submitted on the new Z83 form. The application form is obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at www.dpsa.gov.za/documents. The new Z83 must be fully completed (please refer on the left side of Z83 special notes for clarity), it must be initialled and signed. On the Z83 the Department where position was advertised it should state Department of Health (Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital). According to Department of Public Service and Administration (DPSA) Circular 19 of 2022, applicants are not required to submit copies of qualifications and other relevant documents on application but must submit a fully completed Z83 and a detailed Curriculum Vitae. The Curriculum Vitae should be recently updated that specifies the following: All experience should be in a chronological order indicating the position, institution and respective dates indicating the starting and ending period (DD/MM/YYYY). The information on the new Z83 must be the same with the Curriculum Vitae. Only shortlisted candidates will be required/requested to submit certified copies of qualifications and other relevant documents. Personnel Suitability Checks (PSC) –Verification (Reference checks- Provide at least 3 off which one must be immediate supervisor, the Department shall reserve the right to conduct verification beyond names provided, where necessary. Failure to submit all the relevant information will result in disqualifying the candidate. Identity verification, qualifications verification, criminal record checks, credit/financial stability checks and employment verification. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Candidates in possession of a foreign qualification must furnish the Department with an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The recommended candidate may be subjected to medical surveillance as required by the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Act 5/1993. CHBAH reserves the right to utilize practical exercises/tests for non-SMS positions during the recruitment process to determine the suitability of candidates for the post(s). The Department reserve the right not to fill the post. The Gauteng Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity; therefore, all the appointments will be made in accordance with the Employment Equity target of the Department and the Hospital. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS: Qualification in Speech Therapy or Speech Therapy & Audiology, registration with the HPCSA, post Community service. Current independent practice registration with HPCSA for 2022/2023. Competencies: Knowledge and skills in assessment and management of speech, language communication, voice, and swallowing disorders amongst the adult population. Preference given to candidates who have experience in complex tracheostomies, neurosurgical cases or head and neck cancer and those with exposure to telerehabilitation. Competencies/Knowledge/Skills: administration, teamwork, planning, organizing, co-ordination, and communication skills. Ability to make appropriate independent decisions. Display empathy for patients, promoting advocacy and facilitate holistic treatment. DUTIES: To screen, assess and manage patients with speech, language, communication, voice, and swallowing disorders in both an inpatient and outpatient setting. Medical pathologies include adult neurology cases (CVA, TBI), tracheostomies, burns, progressive neurological conditions and head and neck cancer. To complete daily and monthly statistics and reports. To manage resources effectively. To participate in all departmental and hospital activities. To treat within a MDT including attendance and participation in MDT events. To improve professional competence by regular self-evaluation and application of current research information. To attend scheduled ward rounds and meetings. To refer patients to appropriate level of care. To communicate with relevant stakeholders regarding patient treatment. To comply with quality assurance standards. Management of personnel performance and review thereof. (Contracting, Midterm review and final assessment).

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