SENIOR MEDICAL OFFICER Jobs at Desmond Tutu Health Foundation in Masiphumelele, Western Cape

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Desmond Tutu Health Foundation company opens jobs for SENIOR MEDICAL OFFICER positions in the Western Cape region. The type of work we provide is Contract.

The criteria for the employees we need are having Health Care Provider skills with Executive experience, as well as employees who are honest, disciplined and responsible.

The estimated salary offered by this company is quite competitive around R 7 500 - R 12 000 (per month). However, the salary can go up or down depending on the company that decides it.

The Headhunters company itself is engaged in Medical Practices, of course if you are interested in applying for this company, you can register immediately.

Job Information

Company:Desmond Tutu Health Foundation
Region:Masiphumelele - Western Cape, Western Cape
Job Function:Health Care Provider
Seniority Level:Executive
Salary:ZAR 7.500 - ZAR 12.300 per Month
Employment Type:Contract
Industry:Medical Practices

Job Description

The Desmond Tutu Health Foundation (DTHF) is a registered non-profit organisation focused on the pursuit of excellence in research, treatment, training and prevention of HIV and related infections in Southern Africa.
We have fantastic job opportunities across our businesses for talented people wanting to realize their full potential. Could that be you? If so, we invite you to explore the possibility of joining us to play your part in Desmond Tutu Health Foundations’ exciting future.
The main purpose of the position is to support the Clinical Research Site Leader and to manage Medical Officers, Nurses, Pharmacy and Laboratory Leads.
Minimum Requirements

  • MBChB; with active HPCSA registration
  • At least 3-5 years’ experience in a Lead/supervisory role within the clinical research environment
  • At least 1 -2 years’ experience in staff management
  • At least 3 years’ experience in working with adolescents and young people
  • Demonstrated clinical knowledge
  • Knowledge of HIV prevention studies
  • Valid Code 08 Drivers License
  • Valid Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Certificate
  • Computer skills (Email, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent Communication (verbal and written)
  • Project management skills
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Team Leadership/management skills
  • Excellent ability to build interpersonal relationships
  • Strong client focus
  • Adolescent friendly
  • Ability to work in a team and independently
  • Strong work ethic
  • Detail oriented and capable of completing study documentation legibly and accurately
  • Willing to work with COVID patients
  • Willing to work flexible hours and weekends if required


  • Clinical Interventions
  • Protocol Specific Procedures
  • Study support and safety of participants
  • Supervision and Management of staff

Values fit: Passion Innovation Progress Integrity Respect Excellence
Submit CV, motivation letter with certified copy of highest qualification and details of three (3) current contactable referees in a single PDF file by 07 July 2023. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Visit the DTHF Career page to view the advert (Reference number: DTHF-057) and apply: DTHF Career Page
NB: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. We are committed to equity in our employment practices. It is our intention to appoint individuals with the aim of meeting our equity objectives. We reserve the right not to appoint if no suitable candidates are identified.
I understand and accept that by applying for this position, I authorized DTHF to process my personal information in accordance with its internal operational requirements.
I further understand that the personal information I disclose to DTHF will be processed in accordance with the requirements set out in the Protection of Personal Information Act and may include the transferring thereof to third parties for the purposes of verification.
This job may be removed before it expires.
If you have not heard from us within two weeks after the closing date please consider your application as unsuccessful.
Desmond Tutu Health Foundation is a child-friendly organisation committed to the protection of children.
For more information about the organization please visit our website.


  • gain experience
  • taught first
  • Get bonus if overtime

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Company Information

Desmond Tutu Health Foundation

Industry: Medical Practices

The Desmond Tutu Health Foundation (DTHF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of people in Africa and around the world. Founded in 2010, DTHF works to deliver high quality healthcare services, support vulnerable populations, and train health practitioners, enabling them to deliver the highest standard of care – all within a framework of respect and unconditional love for the dignity of every human being. DTHF strives to promote health equity regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, and income. The Foundation works with local communities to provide access to health care and to strengthen health systems. DTHF operates in eight countries in Africa and has partnerships with more than 100 health sector partners.

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