Clinical Nurse Practitioner

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWA-ZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: GJC 01/2020 (X2 POSTS)
SALARY : R383 226 per annum Other Benefits: 13th cheque, Rural allowance 12% of annual salary, Home owners allowance (employee must meet prescribed requirements), Medical Aid (Optional)
CENTRE : GJ Crookes Hospital Philani Clinic & Mgangeni Clinic
CLOSING DATE : 24 January 2020

REQUIREMENTS :
Grade 12 (senior certificate).
Current SANC receipt (2020).
Diploma/Degree in General nursing and midwifery plus 1 year post basic qualification in Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care.
Current registration with SANC as a General Nurse, Midwifery.
A minimum of 4 years appropriate/recognizable experience in nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing, Midwifery plus one year post basic qualification in Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care: Knowledge of Nursing Care processes and procedures, nursing statutes and other relevant legal framework such as Nursing Act, Mental Health Act, Labour Relations Act.
Leadership, organizational skills, decision making skills and problem solving skills.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Basic computer skills.

DUTIES :
Provide quality comprehensive Primary Health care by promoting preventative, curative and rehabilitative services for the clients and community.
Perform clinical nursing practice in accordance with the scope of practice and nursing standards for primary health care.
Utilize human, material and physical resources effectively and efficiently.
Administrative service such as providing accurate statistics for evaluation and future planning, identifying needs for financial planning and indirect control of expenditure as an integral part of planning and organization.
Motivate staff regarding development in order to increase level of expertise and assist patients and families to develop a sense of self care.
Provide safe and therapeutic environment as laid down by the Nursing Act, Occupational Health and Safety Act and all other applicable prescripts.
Develop and ensure implementation of nursing care plans.
Participate in clinical records audits.
Work effectively, co-operatively and amicably with persons of diverse intellectual, cultural, racial or religious differences.
Display a concern for patients, promoting and advocating 87 expectations according to Batho Pele Principles.
Promote quality of nursing care as directed by standards at primary health care facilities.