PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: MPUMALANGA
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
The Department of Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. It is our intention to promote
representatively in respect of race, gender and disability through the filling of these positions. Candidates whose
transfer / promotion / appointment will promote representivity will receive preference.
APPLICATIONS : All applications should be directed to: The Head of Department OR Private Bag X 11285
Nelspruit; 1200, Hand delivered to: Building No 3 Government Boulevard, Riverside
Park Ext 2, Nelspruit 1200
FOR ATTENTION : Ms Gugu Nkosi, Mr Michael Mlangeni or Mr Emmanuel Makokoropo
CLOSING DATE : 24 August 2018 (at 14h00 sharp) all applications received after the closing date and
time will NOT be entertained. Apply as early as possible to avoid disappointments,
NOTE : Application should be submitted on Z83 form obtainable from any public services
Department and should be accompanied by recently certified copies of qualifications
(preferably within 3 months), ID/passport and curriculum vitae. Please quote the
CORRECT references on your form and where possible the station/Centre where the
post is. Please note: one application form per post. No faxed applications will be
accepted. NB: Candidates who are not contacted within 3 months after the closing date
must consider their applications as having been unsuccessful except for professional
posts, which will be finalised within 3 months. In line with the vetting strategy of the
Public Service, personal details of applicants will be verified during the selection should
be submitted on Z83 form obtainable from any public services department and should
be accompanied by certified copies of qualifications, ID/passport and curriculum vitae.
Please quote the references on your form and where possible the station/centre where
the post is. The Department reserves the right to amend / review / withdraw advertised
posts if by so doing, the best interest of the department will be well served. (People with
disabilities are requested to apply and indicate such in their application forms)
POST 32/107 : DENTAL CHAIR ASSISTANT GR1: REF NO: MPDOH/AUG/18/22 (X2 POSTS)
SALARY : R158 595 per annum
CENTRE : Dr Js Moroka Sub-District, Bernice Samuel Hospital
REQUIREMENTS : Grade 12 Certificate plus registration with the HPCSA. Have experience in dental
assisting. Ability to work under pressure. Sound interpersonal relations appropriate
verbal and written communication skills.
DUTIES : The successful candidate will assist the Dentists at the Hospital Oral Health facility and
linked clinics during procedures. Reception of patients. Assist in organizing
appointments and other administrative requirements for patients and the department.
Responsible to clean and sterilize pre-operative and post-operative instruments and
equipment. Order and monitoring of medical class II supplies. Prepare appropriate
instruments, materials and equipment according to procedures to be performed.
Assisting during procedures. Daily maintenance of autoclave, washer, hand piece unit.
Other mechanical equipment. Offer oral Health education. Assist in School and other
oral health care promotional programmes.
ENQUIRIES : Ms Glory Mokoene Tel No: 013 766 3340; Ms Dolly Khoza Tel No: 013 766 3087
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