Registered Nurse – Scrub Sister

Life Sports Science Orthopaedic Surgical Day Centre
Registered Nurse – Scrub Sister

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse (Theatre Experienced) , based at Life Sports Science Orthopaedic Surgical Day Centre, Cape Town, reporting to Unit Manager Zaahida Dove. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that patients receive optimal care in accordance with company and hospital strategic objectives.

Critical Outputs
  • Perform scrub duties in theatre where complex and demanding surgical procedures are performed
  • Maintain a level of clinical competence
  • Maintaining quality patient and customer care in accordance with Life Healthcare standards.
  • Understands cost effective delivery of nursing care
  • Maintaining sound relationships and communication with patients, relatives and the multi-disciplinary team.
  • Building professional relationships with doctors and therapists to promote patient-doctor interaction.
  • Maintaining all Health, Safety and Infection Control Standards
  • Contributing to an environment that is conducive to learning and provides job satisfaction for all

• General Nursing Degree / Diploma
• Registration with SANC
• Relevant theatre experience and technical skill to meet the critical outputs :orthopaedics,  ENT, plastic surgery.
• Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
• Computer proficiency would be an advantage

  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour

Zaahida Dove

021 670 9920
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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