GPG MEDICAL OFFICER GRADE 1- Gauteng Provincial Government Jobs in Soweto

Department of Health


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    Prof Ramokgopa Tel No: (011) 933 8914

Requirements :

  • Appropriate qualification that allows registration with the HPCSA as Medical Practitioner. HPCSA registration as an independent Medical Practitioner Proof of current registration with HPCSA (2022/2023. At least 6 months’ experience in Orthopaedics Surgery or have passed intermediate exams will be added as an advantage.

Duties :

  • Fulfilment of all assigned clinical service and academic related duties as expected or as directed by the Clinical Head of Department or proxies. The Medical Officers shall work in support of the Registrars and Interns and participate in commuted overtime. Participation in identified outreach programmes and adherence to regular performance and development management processes will be mandatory. Clinical assessment, history taking, mental state examination and physical examination of all patients. Assessment and management of emergencies. Counselling and education of patients and families. Proper clinical record keeping. Preparation of referral letters and discharge summaries for all patients. Recording of all lab results. Participation in ward/department admin and academic program. Commitment to providing emergency care. Highest level of ethics, professionalism and punctuality. Ability to work in a team and to report all potential conflict of interests and corruption.

Notes :

  • Applications can be hand delivered to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital from 8am to 3pm at Ground Floor, Main Admin Building or posted to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Private Bag X01, Pimville, 1808. Applications may also be uploaded online at or No faxed applications will be considered. Applications must be submitted on the new Z83 form. The application form is obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at The new Z83 must be fully completed (please refer on the left side of Z83 special notes for clarity), it must be initialled and signed. On the Z83 the Department where position was advertised it should state Department of Health (Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital). According to Department of Public Service and Administration (DPSA) Circular 19 of 2022, applicants are not required to submit copies of qualifications and other relevant documents on application, but must submit the a fully completed Z83 and a detailed Curriculum Vitae. The Curriculum Vitae should be recently updated that specifies the following: All experience should be in a chronological order indicating the position, institution and respective dates indicating the starting and ending period (DD/MM/YYYY). The information on the new Z83 must be the same with the Curriculum Vitae. Only shortlisted candidates will be required/requested to submit certified copies of qualifications and other relevant documents. Personnel Suitability Checks (PSC) –Verification (Reference checks- Provide at least 3 off which one must be immediate supervisor, the Department shall reserve the right to conduct verification beyond names provided, where necessary. Failure to submit all the relevant information will result in disqualifying the candidate. Identity verification, qualifications verification, criminal record checks, credit/financial stability checks and employment verification. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Candidates in possession of a foreign qualification must furnish the Department with an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The recommended candidate may be subjected to medical surveillance as required by the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Act 5/1993. CHBAH reserves the right to utilize practical exercises/tests for non-SMS positions during the recruitment process to determine the suitability of candidates for the post(s). The Department reserve the right not to fill the post. The Gauteng Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity; therefore, all the appointments will be made in accordance with the Employment Equity target of the Department and the Hospital. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Employer :
Department of Health

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Criteria Questions
Do you have appropriate qualification that allows registration with the HPCSA as Medical Practitioner?
Do you have Proof of current registration with HPCSA (2022/2023)?
Do you have HPCSA registration as an independent Medical Practitioner?

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.


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