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.
The specific reference number of the post must be quoted; failure to comply with these instructions will disqualify applications from being processed.
Department of Health
Tembisa Provincial Tertiary Hospital
REFS/004297
DIETICIAN- PRODUCTION
Directorate DIETITICS
Package Grade 1: R317 976 – R361 87 per annum (plus benefits) Grade 2: R372 810 – R395 703 per annum (plus benefits) Grade 3: R R401 640 – R426 291 per annum (plus benefits)
Requirements
B / BSc Degree in Dietetics. Registration with HPCSA as dietitian. Candidates should have sound knowledge of dietetic principles including nutritional assessments and analysis, as well as knowledge of general clinical nutritional management. Good verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work in a team. Ability to work under pressure in a changing environment. To relieve colleagues as the need arises and work closely with other disciplines.
 
Duties
Render effective patient centered dietetic services for in-and out-patients in adherence to the scope of practice and health protocols. Implement anthropometric and other measurements of patients. Provide dietetic advice and plan nutritional care for individual or group of patients to meet specific nutritional requirements. Implementation of nutritional plans. Evaluate the effects of nutrition care intervention on patients and determine the efficiency of nutritional care plans and adapt if necessary. Monitor that therapeutic meal standards are maintained. Provision of evidence-based nutrition education for patients to implement nutrition principles. Monitor patient compliance and give appropriate counselling. Improve professional competence by regular self-evaluation and application of current research information to optimize care. Attend scheduled ward rounds and meetings. Refer patients to appropriate level of care. Communication with relevant stakeholders. Implement quality assurance measures to improve patient care. Auditing of standards and implementation of corrective measures. Perform record keeping, data collection, assist with budget control and assets management. Work in a multi-disciplinary team. Participate in dietetic student training. Give training and advice to other occupational classes. Participate and facilitate continuous professional development. Implement National and Provincial strategies and policies and assist with compiling and implementation
   
Notes
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. Applications must be submitted on form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or from the website, which must be completed in full and attach your CV, certified copies of your identity document and academic qualification. The specific reference number of the post must be quoted; failure to comply with these instructions will disqualify applications from being processed. Suitable candidates will be subjected to personnel suitability checks (criminal record check, qualification/study verification and credit check). Successful candidates will undergo a medical screening test. Applications to be addressed to: The Human Resource s, Tembisa Provincial Tertiary Hospital, Private bag x07, Olifantsfontein 1665 or submitted at corner Flint Mazibuko and Rev. R.J. Namane Olifantsfontein 1665.
Enquiries Mr. R. Selemela (011) 923 2230/1
Number of Posts 1
Closing Date 2019/07/26
Criteria Questions
Are you registered with HPCSA as Dietician?
Do you have 1 year experience?
Do you have Degree in Dietetics?
                         
PLEASE NOTE: 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.