Registered Nurse - Theatre Experienced

Life Entabeni Hospital
Registered Nurse - Theatre Experienced

A Vacancy exists in Day Theatre, Life Entabeni Hospital for a Registered, Theatre Experienced Scrub Sister, in KZN. The position reports to the Unit Manager. The successful candidate will ensure deliverance of quality and safe patient care in the peri-operative environment of Ophthalmology, ENT , Maxilla fascial, Gastroenterology and Recovery Room.

Critical Outputs
  • Ensuring the quality nursing care activities carried out to comply with the S.A.N.C. regulations, relevant legislations, as well as the policies & procedures of Life Healthcare
  • Implement and maintain all SHEQ and Quality processes related to the environment
  • Liaising with doctors utilizing the unit to promote good working relationships.
  • Managing nursing staff labour hours to ensure adequate and cost effective staffing, maintenance of satisfactory working
  • relationships, performance management etc.
  • Maintaining the cleanliness and hygiene for the unit, and ensuring adherence to infection control policies and procedures, as well as safety policies and procedures.
  • Implementing systems for optimal stock management, ordering and charging.
  • Implementing and Maintaining appropriate participative management structures to achieve all agreed upon performance targets.
  • Theatre experience. Experience in Ophthalmology will be an advantage
  • Proven leadership abilities and experience is a prerequisite
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Empathy and patience
  • Good planning and organizing skills
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to make accurate decisions
  • Resilience and stress tolerance
  • Strong customer orientation

Samke Msane

Closing date
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

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Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Please note that Life Healthcare has a mandatory Covid vaccination policy. Only vaccinated external candidates will also be considered.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.

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