Registered Nurse/Midwife

Life Kingsbury Hospital
Registered Nurse/Midwife

A vacancy exists for a  Registered Nurse/Midwife based at Life Kingsbury Hospital, Cape Town reporting to Faye Madella, Unit Manager. The successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of the Unit and ensure quality nursing care to all patients.

Critical Outputs
  • Ensure the holistic and quality orientated care to all patients in the Labour Ward
  • Ensuring that the unit is run according to acceptable legal standards
  • Maintaining excellent patient and customer care in accordance with Life Healthcare standards.
  • Maintaining sound relationships and communication with patients, doctors, relatives and the multi-disciplinary team
  • Building professional relationships with doctor and therapists to promote doctor-patient interaction.
  • Maintaining all health, safety and Infection Prevention Standards
  • Must be a qualified Registered Nurse (midwife) registered with SANC
  • Experience in a labour ward essential
  • Strong customer orientation, team player, energetic, resilient and well organized.
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a constantly changing environment
  • Strong inter-personal skills required
  • Must be willing to fulfil a role in the unit on either day or night shift
  • Strong customer orientation, team player, energetic, resilient and well organized.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage.
  • Computer proficiency.
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgment
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness

Susan Gibbs

021 670 4034
Closing date
Monday, October 19, 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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