Registered Nurse

Chempark, Chloorkop
Registered Nurse

A half day vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse reporting to the Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for rendering a quality occupational health service which is effective and efficient, and exceeds customers’ expectations for an Occupational Health clinic. This position is based at Chempark, Chloorkop.

Critical Outputs
  • This position is 75% administration focused but may require assistance with clinical work or counselling on an ad-hoc basis.
  • Meeting the prescribed professional and quality standards of both Life Occupational Health and the Clients.
  • Ensuring the total satisfaction of our clients through continuous improvement and added value
  • To coordinate and facilitate all medical surveillance requirements, nationally.
  • To ensure that all completed medicals have a valid certificate of fitness.
  • Liaison with other service providers as required.
  • Minimize the anticipated loss of on-site clinics.
  • Secure on-site clinic growth.
  • Retain existing business.
  • Manage cost of staffing and other costs to achieve profit goals.
  • Monitoring the health status of employees through on-going monitoring programmes according to the SOP.
  • Providing information the Client can utilize to eliminate, control and minimize health risks and hazards to which the employees are, or may be exposed.
  • Coordination of wellness activities  
  • Working effectively within a budget and ensuring smooth administration of all aspects of the services
  • The following qualifications are required:
  • Qualifications in General Nursing
  • Registration with SANC;
  • Sound knowledge in the provision of Wellness Services – an additional qualification in wellness/ SANS 16001 would be advantageous.
  • Registration with SASHON - Audiometrist
  • Certificate in Competency:
  • TB/ HIV and STI’s
  • HIV Counselling and Testing
  • Computer literacy essential
  • Own, reliable transport is required
  • Candidate will be required to travel locally from time to time
  • Candidates who are results orientated, have initiative and the ability to deliver quality outputs will be most suitable for this position. 
  • Customer orientation, focus and teamwork complete the profile.
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgment
  • Resilience
  • Proactive Engagement and Teamwork
  • Influencing skills
  • Motivating and developing people
  • Drive and energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Verbal & written communication skills

Shaina Fortune

Closing date
Friday, October 18, 2019

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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