Registered Nurse - Paediatrics

Life Bay View Private Hospital
Registered Nurse - Paediatrics

A vacancy exists for an Registered Nurse in Paediatrics, based at Life Bay View Hospital, reporting to Hannelie Coetsee, 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
  • Minimizing unnecessary stock wastage and facilitating maintenance of equipment

Providing quality patient care by

  • Identifying and ensuring employee 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 hospitalisation.

Providing effective risk management (Quality & 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

Effective relationships with internal & external stakeholders

  • Providing accurate, appropriate and adequate information to stakeholders
  • Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  • Registered with SANC
  • Nursing experience in Paediatric Wards is required of at least 2 years.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
  • Computer proficiency
  • Driver’s license and ability to travel
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgment
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awarness
  • Leading by example
  • Motivating and developing people
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
Closing date
Tuesday, February 18, 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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