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Government Medical & Healthcare Bursaries 2014

Location: Western Cape (Cape Town)

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The aim of the bursary is to attract qualified persons with the required competencies, knowledge and skills to join the Department to meets its service delivery needs. In 2006 academic year, for example, the following bursaries per health science study field were awarded:

  • Nursing
  • Medical (MBChB)
  • Pharmacy
  • Radiography
  • Emergency Medical Care

Please note more health science study fields may be added per academic year based on Departmental service delivery needs.

What does the Bursary Cover?

Tuition (Actual study fees), registration and examination fees. If you fail an academic year, you will have to repeat that year at your own cost, after which the bursary will be reinstated for the following academic year, if you pass.

Will I have to Pay or Work Anything Back?

The bursaries are awarded on a work-back system – on a year for a year basis. Community Service Year will count towards the student’s 1st year of bursary obligation, although internship years will not. Students may start paying, that is working, back their bursary obligation as soon as they have successfully completed their studies

Who Can Apply for a Bursary?

To apply for one of these bursaries you must be:

  • A South African citizen or permanent resident
  • A resident of the Western Cape
  • Able to prove financial need
  • Ideally from a historically disadvantaged background
  • Be accepted at the relevant accredited HEI

Bursars’ obligations: bursars are expected to furnish the department with satisfactory proof of registration at an accredited academic institution at the start of the financial year. He or she is also expected to submit all annual or supplementary examination results to the department within 30 days of receiving such results.

How do I Apply

Apply directly to the Department of Health. Invitations to apply will run in local newspapers. Your university or university of technology’s bursaries office should be able to supply you with an application form. Alternatively, contact the Department of Health on the numbers below.

Type: Bursary
Skill level: No work experience wanted
Employment length: contract
Closing date: Dec 02, 2013
Published date: Nov 06, 2013
Qualifications:
  • Ref. code: NO-REF
  • Contact: Western Cape Government Health: Gwen George
  • Questions call: 0214833465
  • Apply by Fax no.: 0214832655
  • Qualified Pharmacist

    Location: North West (Mafikeng)

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    Introduction

    To provide high standards of pharmaceutical care and dispensary services in accordance with Good Pharmacy Practice as well as certain aspects related to stock and financial management of the pharmacy.

     

    Minimum Requirements

    • High standards of pharmaceutical service and care
    • Provision of advise and pharmacy-initiated therapy
    • Scheduled substance and dispensary stock control
    • Efficient dispensary administration and management
    • Accurate and safe dispending of medication
    • High standards of housekeeping and merchandise display
    • Financial management and operational viability
    • Training and development of Pharmacist Assistants and Pharmacist Interns
    • Staff management and resource planning
    • Ad hoc responsibilities as required to support the operational requirements of the pharmacy

     

    Job Specification

     Qualifications

    • BPharm Degree
    • Minimum 1 year experience as Qualified Pharmacist

    Skills, Abilities and Job Related Knowledge:

    • SAPC and relevant legal knowledge
    • Customer service or orientated
    • Effective patient care
    • Professional counselling
    • Integrity
    • Ethical working practice and compliance
    • Accuracy and attention to detail
    • IT Business Operating Systems
    • Financial Management
    • MS Office
    • Tutorship and Coaching
    • Team Player
    • Adhering to Principles and Values
    • Working with People
    • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
    • Following instruction and Procedures
    • Relating and Networking
    • Entreprenuerial and Commerical Thinking

    Competencies

    • Adhering to Principles and Values
    • Working with People
    • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
    • Following instructions and Procedures
    • Relating and Networking
    • Entrepreneurial and Commercial Thinking
    Type: Job
    Employment length: permanent
    Closing date: Oct 19, 2013
    Published date: Sep 19, 2013
    Qualifications:
  • Ref. code: 3302/CLCK/RESPONSIBLE PHARMACIST – MAFIKENG/150513
  • Contact: Clicks
  • Qualified Pharmacist

    Location: North West (Mafikeng)

    .

    Introduction

    To provide high standards of pharmaceutical care and dispensary services in accordance with Good Pharmacy Practice as well as certain aspects related to stock and financial management of the pharmacy.

     

    Minimum Requirements

    • High standards of pharmaceutical service and care
    • Provision of advise and pharmacy-initiated therapy
    • Scheduled substance and dispensary stock control
    • Efficient dispensary administration and management
    • Accurate and safe dispending of medication
    • High standards of housekeeping and merchandise display
    • Financial management and operational viability
    • Training and development of Pharmacist Assistants and Pharmacist Interns
    • Staff management and resource planning
    • Ad hoc responsibilities as required to support the operational requirements of the pharmacy

     

    Job Specification

     Qualifications

    • BPharm Degree
    • Minimum 1 year experience as Qualified Pharmacist

    Skills, Abilities and Job Related Knowledge:

    • SAPC and relevant legal knowledge
    • Customer service or orientated
    • Effective patient care
    • Professional counselling
    • Integrity
    • Ethical working practice and compliance
    • Accuracy and attention to detail
    • IT Business Operating Systems
    • Financial Management
    • MS Office
    • Tutorship and Coaching
    • Team Player
    • Adhering to Principles and Values
    • Working with People
    • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
    • Following instruction and Procedures
    • Relating and Networking
    • Entreprenuerial and Commerical Thinking

    Competencies

    • Adhering to Principles and Values
    • Working with People
    • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
    • Following instructions and Procedures
    • Relating and Networking
    • Entrepreneurial and Commercial Thinking
    Type: Job
    Employment length: permanent
    Closing date: Oct 19, 2013
    Published date: Sep 19, 2013
    Qualifications:
  • Ref. code: 3302/CLCK/RESPONSIBLE PHARMACIST – MAFIKENG/150513
  • Contact: Clicks