Clinical Nurse Practitioner: Primary Health Care Stream –

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWAZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: MURCH/IZINGOLWENI 05/2018 (X1 POST)
SALARY : Grade 1: R362 559 per annum Grade 2: R445 917 per annum Other Benefits: 13th Cheque, Home owners allowance (employee must meet prescribed Requirements), Medical Aid (Optional) and 12% Rural Allowance
CENTRE : Murchison Hospital Izingolweni PHC
CLOSING DATE : 10 August 2018

REQUIREMENTS :
Senior Certificate, Degree / Diploma in General Nursing, Midwifery plus 1 year post basic qualification in Primary Health Care, Registration with SANC as General Nurse, Midwife and Primary Health Care Nurse.
Current SANC receipt, Previous work experience / Certificate of service endorsed by your Human Resource Department (to be attached to application).
Grade 1: Experience: A minimum of 4 years appropriate/ recognizable experience in nursing after registration as Professional with SANC in general nursing.
Grade 2: Experience: A minimum of 14 years appropriate / recognizable experience in nursing after registration as a Professional Nurse with SANC in general nursing, of which at least 10 years must be appropriate / recognizable experience after obtaining the one year post basic qualification in Primary Health Care.
Knowledge, Skills and Competencies: Knowledge of all applicable legislation and guidelines, including scientific nursing and nursing principles.
Good interpersonal relationship skills and good listening skills.
Good communication and problem solving skills.
Co-ordination and planning skills.
Ability to relieve in the service areas.
Team building and supervisory skills.
Ability to formulate patient care related policies.

DUTIES :
Demonstrate effective communication with patients, supervisors and other clinicians, including report writing.
Assist the unit manager with overall management and necessary support for effective functioning in the clinic.
Work as part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure good Nursing Care in the clinic.
Promote preventive and promotive health for clients and the community in the clinic.
Ensure proper utilization of human, material and financial resources and maintain updated records of resources in the clinic.
Must be able to handle obstetric and 80 emergencies and high risk conditions.
Ability to plan and organise own work and that of support personnel to ensure proper nursing care in the clinic.
To provide nursing care that leads to improve service delivery by upholding Batho Pele principles.
Maintain clinical competencies by ensuring that scientific principles of nursing are implemented in the clinic.
Supervision of patients and provision of basis patient needs e.
g.
oxygen, nutrition, elimination, fluids and electrolyte balance, safe and therapeutical environment in the clinic using EDL guidelines.
Ensure clinical intervention to clients including administering of prescribed medication and ongoing observation of patients in the clinic.
Motivate staff regarding development in order to increase level of expertise and assist patients to develop a sense of self care.
Ensure proper utilization and safe keeping of basic medical, surgical pharmaceutical and stock.

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