Enrolled Nurse Auxiliary - Urology

Life Bay View Private Hospital
Enrolled Nurse Auxiliary - Urology

A vacancy exists for Enrolled Nurse Auxiliary, in the Urology/Surgical Ward based at Life Bay View Hospital, reporting to, Charnelle Jacobs, Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring delivery of uncompromising quality care in line with Company strategic objectives and applicable Health /Nursing legislation.


Critical Outputs

Ensure effective quality management systems by:

  • Ensure daily utilization of customer-feedback cards as part of customer excellence management
  • Meet customer needs and expectations
  • Report all customer complaints to the UM.
  • Attending and participating in review and ward meetings in order to ensure conformance to QMS audit standards
  • Performing, understanding and complying with the company infection control standards in order to adhere to PPE standards and procedures
  • Adhering to safety measures

Ensure optimum operational efficiencies by:

  • Ensuring correct and accurate charging of stock used
  • Correctly reporting and recording of patient movements/transfer/discharge
  • Ensuring correct and proper usage and maintenance of equipment
  • Ensuring personal absenteeism is minimised and justified
  • Working flexible hours in order to minimize agency costs and show willingness to assist other departments

Ensure effective quality patient care by:

  • Performing and completing tasks assigned
  • Ensuring patient hygiene, comfort and safety is measured in accordance with the nursing care plan
  • Ensure a safe patient environment
  • Following the correct techniques and wearing of PPE’s
  • Monitoring and recording patient intake and outputs
  • Ensuring the management and preparation of surgical and diagnostic procedures
  • Safe and competent execution of clinical care

Demonstrating professional socialisation:

  • Building and maintaining healthy relationships with internal and external customers and supporting all new staff members with the orientation program
  • Be a positive team player
  • Needs to be registered as an Enrolled Nurse Auxiliary with SANC
  • Previous experience in Urology or Surgical Units is preferred
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
  • Computer proficiency would be an advantage
  • Driver’s license and ability to travel
  • Able to work flexible shifts, day and night duty
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Leading by example
  • Motivating and developing people
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
Closing date
Thursday, September 24, 2020

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.

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