PHARMACIST ASSISTANT GRADE 1 and 2 X7 (DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
This department is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, whose aim is to produce representivity in all occupational categories in the Department

POST:
PHARMACIST ASSISTANT BASIC GRADE 2 OR PHAMACY ASSISTANT POST BASIC GRADE 1

REF NO:
APP04/2018

NUMBER OF POSTS:
7 POSTS

SALARY:

  • Pharmacist Assistant (Post Basic) Grade 1: R196 218 – R221 034 per annum
  • Pharmacist Assistant (Basic) Grade 2: R156 957 – R179 451per annum

CENTRE:

  • Gcumisa clinic (X1 Post)
  • Efaye clinic (X1 Post)
  • Mambedwini clinic (X1 Post)
  • Bambanani clinic (X1 Post)
  • Emtulwa clinic (X1 Post)
  • Crammond clinic (X1 Post)
  • Mayizekanye clinic (X1 Post)

REQUIREMENTS:
Grade 12 qualification, Registration Certificate with SAPC as Pharmacist Assistant Basic or Post basic. Registration with the SAPC for study towards Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant qualification. Proof of SAPC current registration (2018 annual receipt). Recommendation: Exposure in Primary Health Care Facility. Proof of Computer Literacy.

DUTIES:
Perform all duties in accordance with the scope of practice, regulations and standard operating procedure. Be responsible for ordering, receiving, proper storage of general and themo-labile medicines. Issuing of medicine to consultation rooms. Management of chronic medication dispensed by the supporting hospital, running the electronic system or manual system for stock take, stock levels and stock security. Prepare medicine for delivery and issuing of medicine parcels to patients in support to mobile clinics, ARV and TB clinic as well as WOBOT’S. Provide basic PHC education and counselling to patients on safe and effective use of medication. Collect and maintain the necessary records, statistics and information. Maintain good housekeeping. Infection control and prevention in the pharmaceutical environment. Coordinate CCMDD project between the patient, health facilities and pick up points. Promote and educate the patients and clients on CCMDD related issues. Handle queries from patients regarding CCMDD.

ENQUIRIES:
Mr. A Mahabir Tel No: (032) 2948000 ext. 142

APPLICATIONS:
Human Resource Manager, P/Bag x 215, Ozwathini, 3242

FOR ATTENTION:
Mr. PK Mabaso

NOTE: Equity Target: African Male

NB:
An Application for Employment Form (Z83) must be completed and forwarded. This is obtainable from any Public Service Department or from the website www.kznhealth.gov.za. Certified copies of ID documents, Std 10, educational qualifications, certificates of service and professional registration certificates (not copies of certified copies) and proof of current registration must be submitted together with your CV. Original signed letter from your current employer, confirming current and appropriate work experience related to the requirements and recommendations of the advert. People with disabilities should feel free to apply for the posts. The reference number must be indicated in the column provided on the form Z83, e.g. ref APRO/1/2006. Please note that failure to comply with the above instructions will disqualify applicants. Please note that the selected candidate will be subjected to a pre-employment 168 screening and verification process including a CIPC (Companies Intellectual Property Commission) screening. Due to the large number of applications we receive, receipt of applications will not be acknowledged. Should you not be advised within 60 days of the closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful. Please note that due to financial constraints, there will be no payment of S&T claims.

CLOSING DATE: 13 JULY 2018

Updated: July 8, 2018 — 19:53