QUALITY ASSURANCE COORDINATOR
West Coast District
SALARY: R376 596 per annum
CENTRE: Saldanha Bay Sub-district
REQUIREMENTS: Minimum educational qualification: Appropriate 4 year Health-related Diploma/degree or equivalent qualification that is registrable with any of the statutory bodies of South Africa. Experience: Appropriate experience in Quality Assurance (QA), Infection Prevention Control (IPC), and Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S). Appropriate management experience. Inherent requirement of the job: Valid (Code B/EB) driver’s license and willingness to travel extensively within the rural districts. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Ability to analyze and interpret Health Systems information, compile reports, and present the data to direct planning. Have Knowledge of Project and Financial Management. Good organizational, interpersonal, creative problem solving, and research skills. Computer literacy (Ms Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook). Ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written) in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
DUTIES: To support the Health Establishment staff and Sub District Management Team, with the implementation of the Ideal Hospital/Clinic Realisation and Maintenance and Promulgated Norms and Standards requirements. To ensure the maintenance of the Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) standards. To establish measures that will ensure the Health and Safety of staff and users. To help build the competency of staff by identifying, planning, and addressing Quality Improvement (OI), Infection Prevention and Control (IPC), and Occupational Health and Safety training needs. Monitor data quality in the Health Establishment and update the Health Establishment Training data base.
ENQUIRIES: Ms E Van Ster Tel No: (022) 487-9269
APPLICATIONS: Applicants apply online: www.westerncape.gov.za/health-jobs (click “online applications”)
NOTE: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. Applicants may be subjected to competency assessments.
CLOSING DATE: 16 October 2020