Department of Health – Paramedic


A job opportunity exists for the right candidate in Western Cape
The Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply and an indication in the regard will be appreciated.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for any of the positions advertised by the Western Cape Government.
 
Paramedic Grade 1 to 4
  Employment Type: Permanent
  Reference No: BL013
  Location:
 
Service Benefits:
13th cheque, employer’s contribution to the pension fund, housing and medical aid allowance.
 
Minimum Educational Qualifications:
Grade 1: Successful completion of the Critical Care Assistant (CCA) programmes that allows registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as Paramedic.
Grade 2: Successful completion of the Critical Care Assistant programme or a Recognised National Diploma that allows registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic.
Grade 3: Successful completion of the Critical Care Assistant (CCA) programme or a Recognised National Diploma that allows registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic or B Tech Degree that allows registration with the HPCSA as Emergency Care Practitioner.
Grade 4: Successful completion of the Critical Care Assistant (CCA) programme or a Recognised National Diploma that allows registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic or B Tech Degree that allows registration with the HPCSA as Emergency Care Practitioner.
 
Experience:
Grade 1: None after registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic (CCA).
Grade 2: 7 years after registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic (CCA).
None after registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic with National Diploma.
Grade 3: Registered Paramedic (CCA) – 14 years after registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic.
Registered Paramedic (NDip) – 7 years after registration with the HPCSA as a Paramedic.
Registered ECP– None
Grade 4: Registered Paramedic (CCA) – 24 years after registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic.
Registered Paramedic (NDip) – 17 years after registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic.
Registered ECP’s -10 years after registration with the HPCSA as an ECP.
 
Registration With A Professional Council:
Grade 1: Registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic (CCA)
Grade 2: Registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic with CCA or National Diploma.
Grade 3: Registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic with CCA or National Diploma or ECP
Grade 4: Registration with the HPCSA as Paramedic with CCA or National Diploma or ECP.
 
Inherent Requirements Of The Job:
Valid Code C1 driver’s licence.
Valid C1 Professional driver’s permit.
Physical and mental fitness
 
Note:
The recruitment process will start immediately after the 13th March 2020
 
Remuneration:
Grade 1: R 254 382 per annum, Grade 2: R 318 042 per annum, Grade 3: R 392 151 per annum, Grade 4: R 461 940 per annum
 
Starting Date:
2020/02/22
 
NOTICE TO ALL
Candidates may be subjected to a competency test. No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. As directed by the Department of Public Service and Administration, applicants must note that further checks will be conducted once they are shortlisted and that their appointment is subject to positive outcomes on these checks, which include security clearance, qualification verification, criminal records and previous employment.It will be expected of candidates to be conversant in at least two of the official languages (English/Afrikaans/Xhosa) of the Western Cape.It will be expected of shortlisted candidates to be:available at the venue on the time and date as determined by the Department andbring along recently (not older than 6 months) certified copies of your Identity Document (ID), driver’s license (if applicable for the post), qualification and/or proof of registration at relevant statutory body. Failure to adhere to the aforementioned may lead to his/her application being disqualified and not further considered.
Closing date: 2020/08/22
Apply here: https://www.scubedonline.co.za/recruitment_wcdh/vacancy-details.aspx?vacancyRef=5