Department of Health: Assistant Director

(Contract Post Ending September 2021)
Chief Directorate: Women’s Maternal and Reproductive Health
SALARY : R376 596 per annum (plus 37% in lieu of benefits).
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : A three-year Bachelor’s Degree/National Diploma or equivalent NQF 6
qualification in Nursing with Community Health Nursing as a recommendation.
At least three (3) years’ experience in maternal and child health services
including Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT). Knowledge
and experience in SRH, Maternal, Neonatal and HAST services and related
guidelines. In-depth knowledge and understanding of PMTCT interventions at
National, Provincial and District level. Knowledge of antenatal care (ANC) and
post – natal care services and how they link with PMTCT. Skills: Good
communication (verbal and written), planning, organization, presentation and
computer skills (MS Office package).
DUTIES : Support the development and implementation of maternal, neonatal including
PMTCT policies, guidelines and standard operating procedures. Participate in
Provincial visits to monitor the implementation of policies and guidelines.
Support the implementation of quality improvement. Liaise with other clusters
and institutions on issues related to Maternal, Neonatal and PMTCT. Support
Monitoring and Evaluation of all directorate indicators. Recording and
Reporting of all activities to the line manager Attend to all ad-hock activities as
delegated by the line manager and report on such activities.
ENQUIRIES : Ms ME Mokaba at Tel No: (082) 690 4539
CLOSING DATE : 21 September 2020, Time: 12:00pm Midday

The Director-General, National Department of Health, Private Bag X828, Pretoria. 0001. Applications may be submitted through the e-mail at [email protected] or hand delivered at Reception (Brown application Box), Civitas Building, corner of Thabo Sehume (formerly known as Andries) and Struben streets, Pretoria