The department of health offers department of health learnership vacancies for talented Candidate’s annually so that they equip them to know anything that they should know before they join the health care industry. In order to be part of the industry you need more than just qualification that you acquire from your tertiary institution .
This learnership program by the department of health with their structured training program will enhance the learners chance for career opportunity. The department of health learnership vacancies programs are offered in each province in South Africa. It’s really wise that you apply only to the learnership program that is available in your province. The other thing you must know about the learnership program from department of health is the closing date.
The closing date i depends on where you are applying from. Some provinces set the closing date on May, and some will be in February.
About Department of Health Learnership Internship
What you learned at your tertiary institution is not enough. The industry is not in search of people with great academic statement only, but they also need people with work experience to acquire skill, thus you know how to function professionally. Department of health learnership internship is set up to help talented youth of South African to obtain everything they require to make their journey to joining the health care sector easy.
During certain period of time (mostly in 12 months) you will be assigned certain duties and responsibilities so then you have deeper insight about the real work environment and you will be supervised by those with experience and expertise. After you finish your learnership program you will get certificate that shows you hold practical experience which is what is needed. That is why if you are very serious about fulfilling your future dreams , you need to to be part of the learnership program designed by department of health. Go through the requirements that are needed for you to apply learnership vacancies: You must havr the qualification that is needed .Learnership from department of health mainly offer learnership program for general nursing, psychiatry, midwifery, and community nursing, You should be of the right age that is between 18-35. You should also be a South African citizen.
Then the requirement:
The candidate should be a permanent resident of the province of the certain area where the learnership program is announced, also they should also be unemployed and provide Grade 12/matric certificate and valid identity document, Skill in computer, and it will be an added advantage if they are good or hold qualification in biology and life science. They should also have a good command of the English language that is they should be able to hear, speak and write it.They have to show that they have the following personal attributes , problem solving skill, organizatonal skill, leadership, compassionate, able to to work well under pressure environment, just to mention a few.
MEDICAL SPECIALIST GRADE 1 REF NO: REFS/005517
Salary: R1 106 040 per annum. Requirement: M MED (PSYCH) or FCPSYCH (SA) or equivalent. Registration with the HPCSA as a Medical Specialist Psychiatrist. Relevant experience in general adult Psychiatry will be a requirement. For joint appointment with the University of Pretoria: proof of at least one publication in a journal approved by the Department of Higher Education. You can apply in here: APPLY DEPT OF HEALTH
CLOSING DATE: 30 July 2020
Before the submission of the application you have to download the application form which you can download only when the learnership is available. Another way, you can access the application form at the nearest local department of health. The closing date aside, when applying the learnership program, you have to forward the application to the office of local dept of health, in most cases.
Email and fax are usually not considered.The application should be completed, in addition you need to attach your supporting documents or you fail the application. if you are considered as shortlisted applicants, dept of health will respond your application within one to two months from the closing date to inform you about the interview and more.