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Mar 30, 2020

Registered Nurse – Ward 3

  • Life Healthcare
  • Pretoria, South Africa
Full time Nurse

Job Description

Introduction
A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse in the Ortho/Neuro ward, based at Life Eugene Marais Hospital, reporting to the Unit Manager.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing holistic patient care and to collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders in line with Company & Hospital strategic objectives.

Critical Outputs
Effective cost management for staff and stock by

Evaluating employee labour hours and manage debit and credit hours
Minimising unnecessary stock wastage and facilitating maintenance of equipment
Providing quality patient care by

Identifying and ensuring staff undergo department specific micro orientation
Ensuring daily care rounds are conducted and investigating complaints
Providing accurate, appropriate and adequate information to patients and family members during hospitalization
Providing effective risk management (SHEQ & infection control) by

Monitoring and implementing preventative measures to minimize risk
Comply with ISO requirements in order to facilitate infection control
Conducting effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders

Identifying doctor’s preferences and stakeholders needs and implement in the working environment
Requirements
Grade 12 or Equivalent
Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing
Nursing Experience in Surgical ward
Current registration with the relevant professional or regulatory body
Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage

Competencies
Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
Resilience
Engaging diversity
Verbal & written communication and presentation
Influencing
Drive & energy
Excellence orientation
Ethical behaviour
Building relationships
Customer responsiveness
Organisational awareness
Leading by example
Motivating and developing people

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

Explore our vacancies and find the right opportunity for you. Download the application form and email to the relevant contact person specified in the job advertisement.

Life Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.


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