Communication Officer Vacancy at Gauteng Department of Health

The Gauteng Department of Health invites candidates to apply for Communication Officer Vacancy at their department.

Closing date: 08 March 2024, Time: 12H00

Directorate: CEO’s office
SALARY : R294 321 – R343 815 per annum, (plus benefits)
CENTRE : Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital

Communication Officer Vacancy at Gauteng Department of Health

REQUIREMENTS : An appropriate recognised three (3) year National Diploma (NQF6), Degree in Marketing/Public Relations/Communication or Grade 12 with three (3) years’ experience as a Communication Officer. Good understanding and knowledge of communication, sound interpersonal relations, project planning skills, ability to prepare reports. Be computer literate. A valid driver’s license.

DUTIES : Formulating and implementation of information and communication strategies in order to promote mutual understanding between the Hospital and the Community. Planning and understanding internal liaison activities to keep staff informed of developments in the institution. Preparation and distribution of press statements and newsworthy items in the media. Ability to take professional pictures and videos and use them on a media document. Ability to create/update the hospital’s social media pages such as website, facebook etc.

Maintaining ongoing contact with the media. Remain informed of developments and changes in the hospital. Reply to refer and enquire on specific functions held in the relevant departments. Prepare files for statistics records every month. Collect statistics from source points for compilation. Submission of quarterly and yearly review information to Central Office. Coordinate of events in the institution.

ENQUIRIES : Mr. M.J Mapunya Tel No: (011) 956 2033 or Ms. T. Morake Tel No: (011) 956 2231

MORE OPPORTUNITIES: SAPS Reservist Application Form 2024

APPLICATIONS : Sterkfontein Hospital, Private Bag X2010, Krugersdorp, 1740, or hand delivered to the application box at the entrance, Monday to Friday from 7:30 to 15:30.

Download Z83 Application Form

NOTE : Application must be submitted on a fully completed new format Z83(81/971431 accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae with at least two (02) contactable references.

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