• Reference Number :
  • Directorate :
    Quality Assurance
  • Number of Posts :
  • Package :
    R 656 964.00 Per Annum
  • Enquiries :
    Mrs. Midiaifani Mudau Tel No: 011 694 3848/17

Requirements :

  • Grade 12 or equivalent. Basic R425 qualification (Diploma/ Degree in nursing) that allows registration with the SANC as Professional Nurse. Proof of registration with SANC as a Professional Nurse. A minimum of 8 years appropriate/recognizable nursing experience after registration as Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing. At least 3 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/ recognisable experience at management level. At least 1 year experience in Quality Assurance environment. Applicant must be in a possession of a valid South African driver’s license and able to drive. Computer Literacy (i.e. MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel). Knowledge and understanding of Healthcare Quality Assurance program (Patient Safety Incident (PSI) Management, Customer Care Services, Regulated Norms and Standard, Ideal Clinic/ CHC Framework) etc. Knowledge of related Guidelines Health Regulations, Policies and Acts. Ability to work independently in a multidisciplinary context. Ability to handle multiple projects and activities simultaneously. Analytical thinking, independent decision-making and problem-solving skills. Report writing skills. Good work ethics, integrity and honesty. The following will be an added advantage: A qualification in Total Quality Management. 

Duties :

  • Manage the Operational requirements for Quality Assurance Programme. Develop an Operational Plan aligned to the Departmental Strategic Plan. Develop Quality Improvement Plans, Protocols, and SOP’s. Ensure compliance to indicators with regards to Complaints, PSI, PEC, Ideal Clinic/CHC Framework, Regulated Norms and Standards and Clinical Audits. Promote compliance, implementation, monitoring of National Guidelines and Policies. Support the unit in the investigation of Complaints and PSI, conduct QA meetings and Clinical Audits. Conducts support visits to the facilities in the District. Collate and consolidate monthly, quarterly, and annual reports. Monitor compliance of Quality Assurance Indicators as per Annual Performance Plan. Analyse data, establish and monitor trends. Plan and facilitate relevant trainings on Quality Assurance program. Liaise with relevant internal and external stakeholders. Excellent written communication skills, including the ability to prepare documents and display the capacity in human resource planning and people management.

Notes :

  • • The completed and signed New Z83 form should be accompanied by an updated CV.Copies of your qualifications, Identity documents, Driver’s License do not need to be attached upon application, ONLY shortlisted candidates will receive communication from HR to submit certified copies on the day of the interview. Smart ID card and Driver’s License copies must be double sided Please ensure that the reference number is correctly quoted on the Z83.Person who are foreigners or who are in possession of a foreign qualification must furnish the Department with an evaluation or endorsement certificate from the respective council or body.The Provincial Government of Gauteng is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment. Especially in respect of race, gender, and disability. PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIEES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. All recommended candidates will be subjected to positive results of the security screening process which entails reference checks, criminal record check, qualification verification and medical surveillance. Applications must be submitted ONLY to JhbHealth.DistrictJobApplications@gauteng.gov.za, and Applications sent to the GPG online application portal WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Incomplete applications or applications received after closing date will not be considered

Employer :
Department of Health

Location :
Johannesburg Health District:

Closing Date :


Criteria Questions
Do you have a basic R425 qualification (Diploma/Degree in Nursing) that allows registration with the SANC as a Professional Nurse?
Do you a minimum of 8 years appropriate/recognisable nursing experience after registration as Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing?


Please Notes :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you
    do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.