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Mpumalanga Health Vacancies – Director Research And Epidemiology

Website Mpumalanga Health Vacancies

Job Description:

Manage, co-ordinate and conduct Epidemiological Surveillance and Research. Co-ordinate the approval of all health research activities. Co-ordinate the activities of the Health Research Ethics Committee.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the dissemination of relevant research information.
  • Co-ordinate the activities of the vital project in collaboration with the National Department of Health.
  • Conduct annual, provincial HIV and Syphilis Prevalence Surveys.
  • Provide disease surveillance support during outbreaks.
  • Develop, implement and monitor the diseases surveillance systems.
  • Co-ordinate the publication of relevant research results and facilitate the provision of hospital services in the District.
  • Facilitate the implementation of provincial Health Policies.
  • Manage and coordinate Hospital Organization and Community Health Services.
  • Coordinate and facilitate the intra and inter district referral system.

Job Requirements:

  • An undergraduate qualification (NQF Level 7) as recognized by SAQA in Health Sciences.
  • At least five (5) years’ experience at a middle / senior managerial level in the public health service.
  • Postgraduate Degree / Master’s Degree in Epidemiology or Health Statistics will be an added advantage.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Knowledge, skills, and competencies
  • Good communication, interpersonal and management skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of financial management.
  • Ability to work extended hours and under pressure.
  • Valid driver’s license

Job Details:

Company: Mpumalanga Department of Health

Job Category : Government

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Balfour, Mpumalanga, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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