PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWA-ZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: DARN 04/2019 (01 POST) Component: darnall clinic
SALARY : Grade 1: R383 226 per annum plus 8% rural allowance Grade 2: R471 333 per annum plus 8% rural allowance Benefits: 13th Cheque, home conditions)
CENTRE : Ilembe Health District Office
CLOSING DATE : 24 January 2020
Grade1- Grade 12 (senior certificate) Standard 10/or (Vocational National Certificate), Degree/Diploma in Nursing Science and Midwifery Plus (1) year post basic qualification in Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care (PHC) plus.
Current registration with SANC as General Nurse with Midwifery plus Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care (PHC).
A minimum of 4 years appropriate/ recognizable nursing experience as a General Nurse.
Grade 2 – Grade 12 (senior certificate) Standard 10/or (Vocational National Certificate) Degree/Diploma in Nursing Science and Midwifery Plus (1) year post basic qualification in Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care (PHC),Current registration with SANC as General Nurse and Midwifery, plus Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care (PHC).
A minimum of 14 years appropriate/recognizable nursing experience after registration as a General Nurse with SANC of which 10 years must be appropriate/recognizable PHC experience after obtaining a one year basic qualification in Primary Health Care.
Knowledge, skills and competencies: Knowledge of all applicable legislations such as Nursing Acts, Mental ter, Labour Relations Act, Grievance Procedures etc.
Leadership, organizational, decision making and problem solving, conflict handling and counseling.
Good listening and communication skills, Co-ordination and planning skills, Team building and supervisory skills, Good interpersonal relationship skill, Good insight of procedures and policies pertaining to nursing care.
Ability to assist in formulation of patient care related policies.
NB: Proof of previous and current work experience endorsed and stamped by HR Office must be attached.
Provide quality comprehensive Primary Health Care by providing promotive, preventative, curative and rehabilitative services for the clients and community.
Ensuring proper utilization and safekeeping of basic medical equipment, surgical pharmaceutical and stock.
Assist in orientation, induction and monitoring of all nursing staff.
Provide direct and indirect supervision of all nursing staff and to give guidance.
To provide nursing care that leads to improved health service delivery by upholding principles of Batho Pele.
Execute duties and functions with proficiency and perform duties according to scope of practice.
Implement infection control standards and practices to improve 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.
Implement standards, practices criteria for quality nursing.
Maintain a constructive working relationship with nursing and other stakrecord on all client interventions.
Ensuring proper utilization of human, material and financial resources and keeping up to date records of resources.
Ability to plan and organize own work and that of support personnel to ensure proper nursing care in the clinic.
Motivate junior staff regarding development in order to increase level of expertise 91 and assists patients to develop a sense of self-care.
Support the realization and maintenance of Ideal Clinic Programme in the facility.
Ensure data management and record keeping management for the clinic
Mrs. R Bhagwandin (PHC Supervisor) Tel No: (032) 4373600
APPLICATIONS : Please forward applications for the attention of: Human Resource Department: The District Director, ILembe Health District Office, Private Bag x10620, Stanger 4450
NOTE : Directions to Candidates: The following documents must be submitted, Application for employment form (Z83), which is obtainable at any Government Department or form website-www.