Operational Manager Nursing: Grade 1 (speciality Unit) (operating Theatre) (pn-b3)

Directorate: Nursing Services
SALARY : R499 953 per annum (Plus benefits)
CENTRE : Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital (CHBAH)
CLOSING DATE : 18 August 2017

Basic R425 qualification (i.
diploma or degree in nursing) or equivalent qualification that allows registration with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) as a Professional Nurse A post basic qualification in Nursing Administration will be an added advantage.
Current registration with the South African Nursing Council.
A minimum of nine (9) years appropriate/recognizable experience in Nursing after registration as a Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing.
At least five (5) years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/recognizable experience in a clinical Competencies: Leadership, ward management, ward administration, planning, organizing, co-ordination and communication skills.
Ability to take charge and make appropriate independent decisions.
Display empathy for patients, promoting advocacy and facilitating holistic treatment and care.
Knowledge of administrative policies and guidelines.

Supervise and evaluate quality of nursing care as directed by Professional scope of practice and set Nursing standards within a professional /legal framework.
Implement nursing legislation and related framework and ethical nursing practices.
Manage resources effectively and efficiently in the unit.
Compile and analyze reports to improve quality of patient care.
Participate in training, research and self-development.
Be allocated to work night shifts and relieve the supervisor when required.
Perform as an Operational Manager in accordance with the Scope of Practice Demonstrate effective communication with patients, supervisors and other health professionals and junior colleagues.
Implementation of National Core Standards.
Attend meetings and training as approved by supervisor.
Comply with the Performance Management and Development System (contracting, quarterly reviews and final assessment).