It is the Department’s intension to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filing of this post
with a candidate whose transfer /promotion / appointment will promote representivity in line with the numeric
targets as contained in our Employment Equity plan
APPLICATIONS : The Director-General, National Department of Health, Private Bag X828, Pretoria.
001 and delivered applications may be submitted at Reception (Brown application
Box), Civitas Building, Corner of Thabo Sehume (formerly known as Andries) and
Struben streets Pretoria
CLOSING DATE : 30 April 2018 12:00 Mid-Day
NOTE : Applications should be submitted on form Z83 obtainable from any Public Service
Department, and should be accompanied by a CV (previous experience must be
comprehensively detailed) and certified copies of qualification certificates
(including Senior Certificate/Grade 12 certificate regardless of the qualification
requirement indicated in the advert), service certificates, including ID and driver’s
licence. (Certified copies of certificates should not be older than three months) No
faxed or e-mailed applications will be considered. Applications received after the
closing date and those that do not comply with the requirements will not be
considered. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications and
national certificates (where applicable) evaluated by the South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right not to fill the
posts. The successful candidate will be subjected to personnel suitability checks
and other vetting procedures. Applicants are respectfully informed that
correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If notification of an
interview is not received within three (3) months after the closing date, candidates
may regard their application as unsuccessful. The Department will not be liable
where applicants use incorrect/no reference number(s) on their applications.


Chief Directorate: Environmental Health and Port Health Services
Directorate: Port Health Services
SALARY : Grade 1: R226 083 per annum
CENTRE : Gauteng
REQUIREMENTS : A Degree/Diploma in Nursing (community health science or psychiatric nursing
and midwifery). Registration with the SANC as a professional nurse with proof of
registration. A minimum of two (2) years in nursing after registering as Professional
Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing. Original certified certificates of service
must be submitted with your application as well as proof of registration as a Nurse.
Salary grades will be determined in accordance with the above requirements as
per the OSD. Knowledge of Port Health, South African Legislation, International
Health Regulations and the Control of Communicable diseases. Good
communication (written and verbal), planning, administrative, financial,
research/analysis and computer skills. Perform nursing duties according to the
scope of practice and have a valid driver’s license.
DUTIES : Provision of good clinical practice; manage medical emergencies. Provide
evidence of accurate completed passenger documents. Ensure surveillance of
passengers with confirmed communicable diseases are reported and followed up
with the district surveillance officer. Optimal client care; ensure customer
complaints reported, documented and resolved within 7 weeks. Quality Nursing
Care; ensure implementation of infection control guidelines, occupational health
and safety and outbreak response to communicable diseases. Ensure
implementation of health regulations, policies and related legislation. Departmental
and interdepartmental relations. Provide evidence of information sharing in the
form of feedback; peer coaching and ensure conflicts are reported and managed
professionally amongst peers.
ENQUIRIES : Mr P Jacobs at (011) 613-5522

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