RADIOGRAPHER: GRADE 1 TO 3 (RADIATION ONCOLOGY) (5/8TH POST)
(Contract Post until 31 December 2021)
SALARY: Grade 1: R247 314 (5/8th) per annum
Grade 2: R291 324 (5/8th) per annum
Grade 3: R343 167 (5/8th) per annum
CENTRE: Tygerberg Hospital, Parow Valley
REQUIREMENTS: Minimum educational qualification: Appropriate qualification that allows registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as a Therapy Radiographer. Registration with a professional council: Registration with the Health Professional Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as a Therapy Radiographer. Experience:
Grade 1: None after registration with the HPCSA as a Therapy Radiographer.
Grade 2: Minimum of 10 years relevant experience after registration with HPCSA as a Therapy Radiographer. Grade 3: Minimum of 20 years relevant experience after registration with HPCSA as a Therapy Radiographer. Inherent requirements of the job: Able to work and maintain concentration in a noisy and busy environment unhindered. Be physically fit to walk and stand throughout the day as well as lifting and moving of patients. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Excellent communication skills. Knowledge of workflows within a radiotherapy department. Computer literate (Word / Excel / PowerPoint). Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team. Sufficient knowledge and ability to make a substantial contribution to service provision, student training, and research in the Division of Radiation Oncology. Ability to communicate effectively with patients and colleagues verbally, telephonically, and via email. Be able to remain focused on tasks and be able to multitask effectively.
DUTIES: Perform radiotherapy treatment and planning processes according to the clinician’s instructions. Patients are effectively and efficiently cared for while in the Department. Perform quality assurance procedures and ensure optimal use and care of equipment. Keep accurate records. Render administrative and information support to Unit Manager. Clinical training of students. Participate in continuing professional development activities.
ENQUIRIES: Ms. J Meaker Tel No: (021) 938 4177 / Jill.Meaker@westerncape.gov.za
APPLICATIONS: Applicants apply online: www.westerncape.gov.za/health-jobs (click “online applications”)
NOTE: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. “Candidates, who are not in possession of the stipulated registration requirements, may also apply. Such candidates will only be considered for appointment on condition that proof of application for registration to register with the relevant council and proof of payment of the prescribed registration fees to the relevant council are submitted with their job application/on appointment. This concession is only applicable to health professionals who apply for the first time for registration in a specific category with the relevant council (including individuals who must apply for a change in registration status)”.
CLOSING DATE: 21 May 2021