Operation Manager Nursing Specialty Stream

Directorate: Nursing Division: Trauma And Emergency Area 163
SALARY : R499 953 per annum (plus benefits)
CENTRE : Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 24 November 2017

Basic R425 qualification (diploma/degree in nursing that allows registration with the South African Nursing Council as a Professional Nurse.
Registration with SANC and proof of current registration.
The post basic qualifications in Trauma Nursing or Critical Care Nursing of the duration of 1 year, accredited with SANC.
Have a minimum of 9 years appropriate / recognizable experience in nursing after registration as a Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing.
At least 5 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate / recognizable experience after obtaining the 1 year post basic qualifications in Trauma Nursing/ Critical Care Nursing.
Computer literacy will be added advantage.

Demonstrate an in depth understanding of nursing legislation and related legal and ethical nursing practices and how this impacts on Service delivery.
Ensure clinical nursing practice by the nursing team (unit) in accordance with the scope of practice and nursing standards as determined by the relevant health facility.
Promote quality of nursing care as directed by the professional scope of practice and standards as determined by relevant health facility.
Demonstrate a basic understanding of HR practice.
Will be required to do call as required by the service.
Demonstrate effective communication with patients and relatives, supervisors, other health professionals and junior colleagues including more complex report writing when required.
Work as part of the multi disciplinary team on a supervisory level to ensure good nursing care by the nursing care by the nursing team.
Work effectively and amicably at a supervisory level, with persons of diverse intellectual, cultural, racial or religious difference.
Able to manage own work, time and that of junior colleagues to ensure proper nursing service in the unit.
Provide support and advice to health and educational institutions within the cluster and catchment area.
Control the provision of nursing care through staff scheduling and supervision.
Ensure that the environment complies with the Health and Safety Act and Infection and Prevention Control Policies.
See in-service training as part of the daily duties.
Ensure effective and efficient budget control and assets control for the department.
Demonstrate an understanding of financial policies and practices.