DIAGNOSTIC RADIOGRAPHER GRADE1 (X1 POST)

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DIAGNOSTIC RADIOGRAPHER GRADE1 (X1 POST)

Directorate: Allied

SALARY: R317 976 – R361 872 per annum

R372 810 – R426 291 per annum

R439 164 – R532 959 per annum

CENTRE: Far East Rand Hospital

REQUIREMENTS: Minimum educational qualification: Appropriate qualification that allows for the required registration with Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) in Diagnostic Radiography. Current registration with the HPCSA as a Radiographer in Diagnostic. Willingness to manage the general Diagnostic workflow with knowledge and skills. Willingness to work weekends as required, participate in a 24- hour service delivery while being on call, night duties as per allocation and travel outreach facility if necessary. Physically able to perform the duties required. Competencies (knowledge/ skills): Knowledge of PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System), RIS (Radiology Information System), HIS (Hospital Information System) as well as conventional radiography would be an added advantage.

DUTIES: Assessing patients and their clinical requirements to determine appropriate radiographic techniques. Performing a range of radiographic examinations on patients to produce high-quality images. Observing and maintaining contact with patients during their waiting, examination and post-examination stay in the department. Assisting in more complex radiological examinations working with radiologists and doctors, orthopaedic staff and surgeons. Providing support and reassurance to patients, considering their physical and psychological needs. Recording imaging identification and patient documentation quickly and accurately and observing protocols to ensure compliance with the Data Protection Act and patient confidentiality. Supervising community service, students and other staff, and delivering appropriate education and training. Understanding and observing health and safety at work and welfare issues, including ionising radiation regulations, to protect yourself and others. Ensuring that equipment is regularly checked for malfunctions and any faults are reported.

ENQUIRIES: Mr K.L Manqele Tel No: 011 812 8372

APPLICATIONS: must be submitted on a New Z83 form, CV, certified Copies ID, Qualifications and service certificates to be attached (For OSD posts). Applications should be submitted at HR Department, Far East Rand Hospital, Private bag x50, springs, 1560 or hand-delivered at Hospital Road, New State Area, and springs between 08h 00 to 15h 00.

NOTE: A curriculum vitae with a detailed description of duties and names of two referees who are previous supervisors. You have to be contacted within Three (3) months after the closing date if the applicant is suitable. It is the applicant responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by SAQA. The Gauteng Department of Health supports the appointment of persons with disabilities. Suitable candidates will be subjected to Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Medical Surveillance as required in the Hazardous Biological Agents (HBA) and Hazardous Chemical Substance (HCS) Regulations within the OHS Act 85 of 1993. Verification of qualifications and registration to professional bodies, financial information and criminal record check.

CLOSING DATE: 21 May 2021

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