Enrolled Nurse GIT Ward

Life Kingsbury Hospital
Enrolled Nurse GIT Ward

A vacancy exists for an Enrolled Nurse, based at GIT Unit, Life Kingsbury Hospital, Cape Town reporting to Madelaine Strydom, Unit Manager.

The unit specializes in colorectal, hepatobilliary and bariatric surgery. The successful incumbents will have the opportunity to get exposure to advanced therapeutic procedures in this highly specialized unit and will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of the Unit and ensure quality nursing care to all patients.

Critical Outputs
  • Conduct basic duties to meet the requirements of quality patient care.
  • Ensure that all nursing activities are carried out in compliance with SANC regulations, and Life
  • Healthcare policies.
  • Maintenance of Infection control standards, as well as promotion of health and safety
  • Maintaining excellent patient and customer care aligned to Life Healthcare standards
  • Effective record keeping
  • Building professional relationships with doctors and Multi disciplinary teams
  • Must be an Enrolled Nurse registered with SANC
  • Relevant experience as an Enrolled Nurse. GIT experience is highly advantageous.
  • Surgical (gynaecological and urology) experience will also be considered.
  • Competencies required: Strong customer orientation, team player, energetic, resilient and well organized.
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a constantly changing environment
  • Strong inter-personal skills required
  • Must be flexible to work on both day and night duty
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgment
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness

Susan Gibbs

021 670 4034
Closing date
Friday, January 17, 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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