DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Directorate: Metro District Heath services
SALARY : Grade 1: R 340 431 (PN-B1) per annum, Grade 2: R 418 701 (PN-B2) per annum
CENTRE : Khayelitsha District Hospital
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.
A post-basic nursing qualification with duration of at least 1 year accredited with the SANC in Clinical Nursing Science: Health Assessment, Treatment and Care (R48).
Registration with a professional council: Registration with the SANC as Professional Nurse.
Experience: Grade 1: A minimum of 4 years appropriate/recognisable nursing experience after registration as Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing.
Grade 2: A minimum of 14 years appropriate/recognisable nursing experience after registration as Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing.
At least 10 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/recognisable experience in the specific specialty after obtaining the 1 year post basic qualification as mentioned above.
Inherent requirement of the job: Willingness to be on standby when needed.
Competencies (knowledge/skills): Ability to work in a team context.
Sound interpersonal skills.
Computer literacy (Word, Excel and Outlook).
Good written and communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
(key result areas/outputs): Implement the use of revised obstetric tools that integrate MBFI, HIV care as well as PMTCT records, including antenatal ART, ART in labour and ART to infants.
Clinical record-keeping, data collection and information flow of PMTCT activities.
Monitor Policy implementation and quality improvement initiatives in general antenatal care, Intrapartum care and postnatal follow-up and referral.
Provide health education to antenatal and postnatal mothers.
Provide in-service training to staff regarding PMTCT and Policy compliance.
Attend Maternal and Neonatal and Paediatric M&M.
Attend relevant meetings internally and with external Service coordinators.
Assessment of Postnatal Border mothers and KMC mothers as per postnatal care policy.
Ms G Mashaba, Tel. No. (021) 360-4200
APPLICATIONS : The Chief Executive Officer: Khayelitsha District Hospital, Metro District health Services, Private Bag X6, Khayelitsha, 7783. FOR ATTENTION : Mr A Ernstzen
NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
FOR ATTENTION : Mr A Ernstzen NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.