Registered Nurse: General Ward


Registered Nurse: General Ward

Life West Coast Private Hospital
Registered Nurse: General Ward

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse, General Ward, based at Life West Coast Private Hospital reporting to Unit Manager, Sr. Nicholette Esau. The successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning of the unit and ensure quality nursing care to all patients.

Critical Outputs
  • Conduct 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 Prevention 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
  • Ensure that the unit is running according to acceptable legal standards
  • Must be a Registered Nurse with SANC
  • Relevant experience as an RN is essential.
  • Experience in a Life hospital will be advantageous.
  • Must be flexible to work on both day and night duty/shift work required
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage.
  • Competencies required: Strong customer orientation, team player, energetic, resilient and well organised, fast worker
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a constantly changing environment
  • Strong inter-personal skills required
  • Required to have good critical clinical decision making skills
  • Long term agency staff will be given preference
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Leading by example
  • Motivating and developing people

Nicholette Esau

022 719 1030 ext 282/232
Closing date
Thursday, September 23, 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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