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.
POST 37/138: PHARMACIST ASSISTANT (BASIC GRADE 1)
REF NO: MPDOH/SEPT/18/02
SALARY: R196 218 – R221 034 per annum plus OSD benefits
CENTRE: Bernice Samuel Hospital
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant qualification or equivalent. Registration with the S A Pharmacy Council as a Pharmacist Assistant (Post Basic). Computer literate. Relevant experience will be an added advantage. Basic Communication and interpersonal skills. Basic knowledge of pharmaceutical processes, knowledge of relevant legislation and policies, record keeping and basic knowledge of drug supply management. Work effectively as part of a team.
YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO: The incumbent of the post will work under direct / indirect supervision of a Pharmacist. Issue medication to patients and wards as per Prescription. Measuring and distribution of stock to patients and wards. Pre-packing, informing patients on the correct use of medicine. Receive, Read and check prescriptions for legality, authenticity and validity. Stock control which includes receiving, issuing and maintenance thereof. Bulk compounding of stock in accordance with good Manufacturing Practice and Standard Operating Procedures. Advise and support patients and other health care professionals regarding pharmaceutical issues. Networking with all relevant stakeholders. Address pharmacy vigilance.
TO ENQUIRE, PLEASE CONTACT: Ms. G Mokone at 013 766 3340 / Ms. D Khoza at 013 766 3087
To APPLY, send your CV attached to a Z83 form to:
- Mail to: Head of Department OR Private Bag X 11285 Nelspruit; 1200
- Hand delivered to: Building No 3 Government Boulevard, Riverside Park Ext 2, and Nelspruit 1200
Ms Gugu Nkosi, Mr Michael Mlangeni or Mr Emmanuel Makokoropo
CLOSING DATE: 28 September 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, please