PHARMACIST ASSISTANT (POST-BASIC) REF NO: TDHS/A/2021/36 (X2 POSTS)
Directorate: Primary Health Care
SALARY: Grade 1: R208 383 – R234 738 per annum
Grade 2: R241 839 – R256 686 per annum
Grade 3: R262 068 – R299 658 per annum
CENTRE: Tshwane District Health Services, Kgabo CHC
REQUIREMENTS: Grade 12 or equivalent qualification, appropriate Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant qualification that allows for registration with the SAPC as a Pharmacist Assistant (Post-Basic). Registration with the South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC) as a Post-Basic Pharmacist Assistant. Proof of payment for current annual registration. At least 3 years appropriate experience as Pharmacist Assistant (Post-basic). Other Skills: Own discipline, knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations, policies, implementation and Information management, quality assurance and improvement programmes. Leadership and communication. Problem-solving, computer literacy, stress tolerance, self-confidence, objectiveness and empathy. Acquaintance with standard operating procedures and primary healthcare standard treatment guidelines. Work effectively as part of a team. No criminal record or dismissal for misconduct at the previous place(s) of work.
DUTIES: The incumbent of the post will work under the indirect/direct supervision of a pharmacist within the scope of the following duties: Stock control which includes receiving, issuing, reporting and maintenance of stock (electronic and manual systems). Ensuring proper storage of medicines. Dispensing of medicine, including the receive, read and checking of prescriptions for legality, authenticity and validity. Ensuring appropriate use of medicine. Executing dispensary administrative functions. Participating in pharmacy education programmes. Supporting outreach services in the community. Advice and support patients and other health care professionals regarding pharmaceutical issues. Networking with all relevant stakeholders. Address Pharmacovigilance.
NOTE: Documents to be attached is certified ID document, certified copies of qualification/s (qualification as Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant), a certified copy of Matric certificate, a certified copy of South African Pharmacy Council registration certificate as Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant and proof of payment for current annual fees. Certifying stamp on documents shouldn’t be more than six (6) months old. Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. Tshwane Health District 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).
ENQUIRIES: Michelle Haines Tel No: 012 -356 9200
APPLICATIONS: Application documents must be submitted to Tshwane District Health Services, 3318 Fedsure Forum
NOTE: Applications must be completed fully on a New Z83 form. Certified copies of all required documents must be attached. No copy of a copy.
CLOSING DATE: 28 May 2021
ERRATUM: Kindly note that the post of Administration Officer: Directorate: Patient Affairs (For Pholosong Hospital) with Ref No: PHOLO 2020/04/16 (X1 Post) advertised in Public Service Vacancy Circular 16 dated 07 May 2021 with a closing date of 28 May 2021. The post is withdrawn with immediate effect. Kindly note that the post of Contract Diagnostic Radiographers with Ref No: HRM/2021/04/15 (X6 Posts) (for Mamelodi Regional Hospital) advertised in Public Service Vacancy 15 dated 30 April 2021 has been withdrawn. Kindly note that the post of (1) Assistant Director: Recreation Manager- Pharmaceutical Services with Ref No: REFS/008218 (JHB Health District Services) advertised in Public Service Vacancy Circular 16 dated 07 May 2021, The Email address have been amended as follows; Email: JhbHealth.DistrictJobAplications@gauteng.gov.za and the closing date has been extended to 28 May 2021.
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