Assistant Manager Nursing (area)

Directorate: Metro Health Services
SALARY : R499 953 (PN-A7) per annum
CENTRE : Metro TB Centre (Stationed at Brooklyn Chest Hospital)
CLOSING DATE : 06 July 2018

Minimum educational qualification: Basic R425 qualification (i.
diploma/degree in nursing) or equivalent qualification that allows registration with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) as a Professional Nurse.
Registration with a professional council: Current registration with the SANC as a Professional Nurse and proof of current registration (i.
annual licensing receipt of 2018).
Experience: A minimum of 8 years appropriate/recognisable experience in nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing.
At least 3 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/recognisable experience at licence.
Willingness to do shift work and standby duties.
Willingness to travel and work between Brooklyn Chest Hospital and DP Marais Hospital.
Competencies (knowledge/skills): Good interpersonal and leadership skills.
The ability to function independently in a multi-disciplinary team and the ability to direct the team to ensure good nursing care.
Ability to manage own work and that of the units reporting to the post.
Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of nursing and public service legislation.
Knowledge of human resource and financial policies.
Computer literacy (MS Word and Excel).
Ability to effectively communicate in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
Efficient and effective management of service delivery in the specialized TB Hospitals (Brooklyn Chest &DP Marais Hospital).
Resource Management of the nursing department.
Well managed and capacitated work force.
Quality of Care.
Support to the Deputy Manager: Nursing.