PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PSYCHIATRY GRADE 1 REF NO: REFS/008356 (X2 POSTS)
Directorate: Clinical- Allied Health Discipline
SALARY: R317 976 per annum plus benefits
CENTRE: Helen Joseph Hospital
REQUIREMENTS: Interested candidates should have a BSc Degree in Occupational Therapy. Currently registered with the HPCSA as an Independent Practice Occupational Therapist. One-year community service experience completed. Experience in Mental Health will be an added advantage.
DUTIES: To provide optimal and evidence-based Occupational Therapy individual and group treatment for in-and out-patients in all areas of OT including Psychiatry. Administer standardized and clinical assessments to patients requiring FCEs and other clinical reports. To provide essential supervision and management of OT services in all sectors of the department including Psychiatry. To perform and complete administrative functions including data compilation, stock management, various internal and external meetings, submission of monthly reports in all sectors of the department. Plan and prepare for all internal and external audits within the hospital as well as departmentally. Administer PMDS and evaluation of junior-level staff. Participate in the mentorship and training of community service therapists and students. Participate in and implement the departmental policy on training and continuous professional development. To ensure departmental standards and effective patient service delivery, understanding of Ideal Hospital Realization and Maintenance Framework.
ENQUIRIES: Ms. T. Alli Tel No: (011) 489 0292
APPLICATIONS: must be hand-delivered to Human Resources department, Helen Joseph Hospital, No. 1 Perth Road Auckland Park, Basement, Johannesburg (There is also a dedicated box at hospital entrance – ask Security Officers on duty for assistance). Alternatively, applications can be posted to Helen Joseph Hospital Private Bag X 47, Auckland Park, 2006.
FOR ATTENTION: Human resources department
NOTE: Applications must be submitted on a Z83 form, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on www.dpsa.gov.za/documents. The completed and signed form should be accompanied by a recently updated CV as well as certified copies of all qualification/s, Identity document (no copies of certified copies allowed, certification should not be more than six months old). N.B. Failure to attach relevant certified documents will result in your application disqualified. Successful candidates will be subjected to OHS medical surveillance as required by HBA regulations within the OHS Act 85 of 1993 and security clearance check with South African Police Services or other relevant state agencies, reference check and verification of qualifications will be conducted.
CLOSING DATE: 09 April 2021