Senior Assistant Officer

South Africa
Nov 16, 2017
Dec 08, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
KovsieFit (Department Exercise and Sport Sciences)

Senior Assistant Officer (post level 12)

Job ID: 2145

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Oversee Biokinetic Interns’ metabolic and orthopaedic evaluations performed and provide effective debriefing.
  • Present 16 credits of the module MBWI6808: one orthopaedic contract session per week, and quarterly summative and oral examinations/evaluations.
  • Perform independently orthopaedic and metabolic evaluations and rehabilitation as prescribed by Medical Practitioners.
  • Provide sufficient feedback and reports with regard to patient’s rehabilitation to all Health Professionals involved in Multidimensional Team (Medical Doctor, Physiotherapists, Team/Athlete Coaches etc.).
  • Attend required in-service training opportunities scheduled and academic discussions.
  • Perform general office administrative tasks. 

    Inherent requirements:

  • BA Honours in Human Movement Science: Biokinetics.
  • One (1) year internship at registered Practice.

    Required competencies:

  • Business Acumen.
  • Results Orientated.
  • Strategic Thinking.
  • Leading.
  • Building Coalitions.


  • First Aid level one (1) certified.
  • Registered BASA member. 

    Assumption of duties:

    01 January 2018


    Closing date:

    08 December 2017



    The salary scale is available on request. For any further enquiries, please feel free to contact 051 401 2808/3106.



    The University reserves the right not to fill the post. The University subscribes to and applies the principles prescribed by the Employment Equity Act. Preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups, in accordance with the principles of the aforementioned act and the employee profile of the specific department/division.

    Communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. Should you not be contacted within six weeks of the closing date for applications, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful.

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