Emergency Medical Services Director – Bellville, Cape Town, Department of Health, Western Cape Government


Job Title:      EMS Director      Vacancies Available: 1

Function: Chief Directorate – General Specialist and Emergency Services

Employer: Department of Health, Bellville, Western Cape Government

Job Reference No: N/A

Minimum Educational Requirements:

·         Have a college or university qualification in health/health management or health related fields.


  • Have a proven employment record in a management position in the EMS (Emergency Medical Service) environment.

Other Requirements:

Valid driver’s license code B/EB.

Clinical skills in Emergency and Trauma Medicine.

Knowledge of Medico-legal matters and their application to EMS and Emergency departments.

Deep knowledge of operations and systems in EMS.

Competency in Public Sector Financial Management systems,Labour Relations, Human Resource Management and Development,EMS Information Management, and Emergency Communication systems.

Possess the following skills:

  1. Interpersonal skills
  2. Public Relations skills
  3. Negotiation skills
  4. Facilitation skills
  5. Counseling skills
  6. Presentation and Public Speaking skills

Computer Literacy Skills – Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, Email and Internet.

Annual Salary: 771,306 Rands per year (Negotiable)

Closing Date for Applications: 14 June 2013 

How to Apply: Only postal applications are accepted. First, you must download the Z83 Application Form on >> Z83 Form  (One application form per post).

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Successful candidates will be notified within 3 months from the closing date – 14 June 2013.If you do not receive any communication within this period, then it means your application was unsuccessful. No documents will be returned.

Send your job application to:

The Director (Attention: Miss C Versfeld)

Human Resources Management,

Department of Health,

P.O.Box 2060,

Cape Town 8000.

Enquiries about this Job Vacancy can be directed to:

Dr S Kariem – Telephone: 021 918 1505

Documents To Be Sent with your Application: Z83 Application Form, comprehensive CV, Certified Photocopies (Personal ID, Driver’s License, Educational Qualifications).