PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWAZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: EGUM 03/2018 (1 POST)
SALARY : Grade 1: R340 431 R394 665 per annum Grade 2: R418 701 R514 962 per annum Other Benefits: 13th cheque/service bonus, Rural Allowance of 8%, Home owners Allowance, (Employee must meet prescribed requirements), Medical Aid (Optional)
CENTRE : Institution: E G & Usher Memorial Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 25 May 2018
Matric or senior certificate.
Diploma / Degree in General nursing and midwifery or equivalent qualification that allows registration with SANC as a Professional Nurse.
1 (One) year post basic qualification in Primary Health Care accredited by SANC.
Proof of current registration with South African Nursing Council as a General Nurse, Midwife and Primary Health Care Nurse (SANC Receipt for 2018).
Proof of current and previous experience endorsed and stamped by Human Resource (Service Certificate) must be attached.
Knowledge, Skills, Training and Competencies Required: Knowledge of Nursing care and procedures.
Knowledge of SANC Rules and Regulations and other relevant Legal Framework.
Knowledge of Quality Assurance programmes, Batho Pele principles and Patient Rights Charter.
Human Resource Management and basic financial management skills.
Leadership, supervisory and report writing skills.
Good communication, counselling, interpersonal relations, conflict management, decision making and problem solving skills.
Recommendations: Valid driver code 10 (1) with PDP.
Grade 1: A minimum of 4 years appropriate / recognizable experience in nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing.
Grade 2: A minimum of 14 years appropriate / recognizable experience in nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing of which at least 10 years must be appropriate / recognizable experience after obtaining one year Post Basic qualification in Primary Health Care.
Ensure proper utilisation and safekeeping of basic medical equipment, surgical stock, and pharmaceutical stock.
Provide quality comprehensive Primary Health Care by providing promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative services for the clients and the community.
Assist in the orientation, induction and monitoring of all nursing staff.
Provide direct and indirect supervision of all nursing staff and to give guidance.
Execute duties and functions with proficiency and perform duties according to scope of practice and by upholding the principles of Batho Pele.
Implement Infection Control Standards and practices to improve the quality of nursing care.
Ensure proper implementation of National Core Standards, quality and clinical audits.
Improve the knowledge of staff and patients through health education and in-service training.
Maintain a constructive working relationship with nursing and other stakeholders.
Ability to plan and organise own work and that of support personnel to ensure proper nursing care in the clinic.
Support the realisation and maintenance of Ideal Clinic Programme in the facility.
Ensure that programmes on staff development and training are in place.
Motivate junior staff regarding development in order to increase level of expertise and assist patients to develop a sense of self-care.
Implement standards, practices criteria for quality nursing.
Mrs W Rosewall Tel No: 039- 797 8100
APPLICATIONS : Direct your application quoting the relevant reference number to: Human Resource Department, EG & Usher Memorial Hospital, Private Bag X 506, Kokstad, 4700. Hand delivered application may be submitted at Security Office (Application box available).
NOTE : Please note due to large number of applications received, applications will not be acknowledged.