Professional Nurse Grade1 Or 2 Speciality

REF NO: NURS 07/2018 Component: Operating Theatre
SALARY : Grade 1: R340 431 R394 665 per annum Grade 2: R418 701 R514 962 per annum Other Benefits: 8% inhospitable rural allowance, 13th cheque medical aid (optional) housing allowance (employee must meet prescribed requirements)
CENTRE : Ladysmith Regional Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 06 July 2018

Senior Certificate (Grade 12).
Registration with SANC as a General Nurse and Speciality Nurse (OperatingTheatre).
Diploma/Degree in General Nursing.
Proof of current registration with SANC (2018).
A post-basic nursing qualification with a duration of at least 1 year accredited with SANC in Operating Theatre Nursing Science.
A minimum of 4/four years appropriate/recognizable experience after registration with SANC as a General Nurse.
Certificate of service endorsed by human resource department.
Appropriate/recognisable experience after registration in the specialty is recognised to determine the salary on appointment.
Only certificate/s of service from the previous employer/s in the specialty is recognised for this purpose.
Grade 1: A minimum of 4 years appropriate/recognizable experience in nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nurse.
Plus one year post basic qualification in Operating Theatre Nursing Science.
Grade 2: A minimum of 14 years 74 Appropriate/Recognizable experience in Nursing after registration as a professional nurse with SANC in General Nursing of which 10 years must be appropriate/recognizable.
experience in the specialty after obtaining the one year post basic qualification in the OperatingTheatre Nursing Science.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required: Demonstrate an understanding of nursing legislation and related legal and ethical nursing practices.
Perform a clinical nursing practice in accordance with the scope of practice and nursing standards as determined by the relevant health facility.
Demonstrate effective communication with patients, supervisors and other clinicians including report writing when required.
Work as part of the multi-disciplinary team to ensure good nursing care.
Work effectively, co-operatively amicably with persons of diverse intellectual, cultural, racial or religious differences.
Able to plan and organize own work and that of support personnel to ensure proper nursing care.
Display a concern for patients promoting and advocating proper treatment and care including awareness and willingness to respond to patients needs requirements and expectations (Batho-Pele).

To execute duties and functions with proficiency within prescripts of applicable legislation.
Provision of quality patient care through setting of standards, policies and procedures.
Assist Operational Manager with overall management and necessary support for effective functioning of the unit.
To provide nursing care that lends itself to improve service delivery by upholding Batho-Pele Principles.
Maintain clinical competence by ensuring that scientific principles of nursing are implemented.
Ensure the provision and supervision of patients needs.
Promote quality specialized nursing care as directed by scope of practice and standards determined by the relevant speciality.
Evaluate patient care programmes from time to time and make proposals for improvement.
To complete patient related data and partake in research.