Wits Centre for Rural Health: Health Science Internship Opportunity

Closing Date: 08 August 2014
Location: Wits Medical School – Parktown
Internship Opportunity (6 months) at School of Clinical Medicine (Wits Centre for Rural Health)The Wits Centre for Rural Health was established in 2009 as an academic centre with a focus on human resources for rural health. The main activities of the centre focus around the concept of developing STARS for rural health – supporting Service, Training, Advocacy, Research and Sustainability.Main purpose of the jobTo develop skills, knowledge and gain experience in the field of academic activities.Key performance areas

  • Assist with coordination of academic and clinical activities
  • Administrative support
  • IT support for students
  • Assist qualitative and quantitative research
  • Assist with student evaluation
  • Managing spreadsheets, data entry
  • Willingness to travel to site where students are based,
  • Gauteng and North West

Required minimum education and training

  • A Health Science Degree or a Bachelor Degree with some health experience.
  • Computer literacy (word and excel essential)

Desirable additional education, work experience and personal abilities

  • Honesty, dependability, punctuality and willingness to learn
  • Ability to multitask and complete tasks
  • Have strong commitment to human rights and social justice,
  • Understanding of the South African health care system,
  • Self-motivated with a high regard for work ethics, values and integrity.
  • Attention to detail and ensure accuracy

How to apply

Should you be interested in applying for this vacancy, clearly state which vacancy you are applying for and forward your detailed

CV to: Boitumelo Leduma at [email protected]

Fax: 0862020723.

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