Vacancies

Registered Midwife– Maternity Ward

Function
Nursing
Facility
Life Anncron Hospital
Position
Registered Midwife– Maternity Ward
Introduction

Vacancies exist for Registered Midwife / Advanced Midwife in the Maternity ward, reporting to the Unit Manager.
The successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of the unit and ensure quality care to all patients.

Critical Outputs

Ensure professional, ethical practice in the unit

  • Evaluating employee labour hours and manage debit and credit hours
  • Minimizing 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 relationship with internal and external stakeholders

  • Identifying doctor’s preferences and stakeholders needs and implement in the working environment
Requirements
  • Applicants must be a qualified Registered Nurse with relevant experience in a hospital setup for at least 3 years.
  • Experience of working in a Private Hospital is recommended.
  • Must be registered with SANC.
  • Must be flexible and be prepared to work shift hours
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a constantly changing environment
Competencies
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Attention to detail
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication skills
  • Influencing skills
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organizational awareness
  • Action orientation
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behavior
Email
astrid.mokoena@lifehealthcare.co.za
Closing date
Tuesday, April 20, 2021

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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