Ward Clerk – Maternity/NICU

Life Hilton Private Hospital
Ward Clerk – Maternity/NICU

A vacancy exists for a Ward Clerk which would be a shared resource between the Maternity & NICU at Life Hilton Private Hospital, reporting to the Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the effective functioning of the unit and ensuring quality nursing care.

Critical Outputs
  • Attend meetings and in-service training as scheduled.
  • Ensuring a safe environment in all areas of the unit through staying up to date with safety standards and protocols.
  • Knowledge of emergency plans and actions.
  • Elimination of medico legal risks through the correct identification and filing of patient’s documentation.
  • Maintenance of a positive appearance and behavior, within and outside hospital relation.
  • Friendly and helpful client service.
  • Live up to the Quality principles.
  • Professional secrecy and discretion during contact with customers and colleagues.
  • Ensuring of effective communication between customers and colleagues.
  • Grade 12 –Senior Certificate
  • General administrative experience – at least 1 year
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in Microsoft Office (excel, word) is essential.
  • Coordinating of bookings and patient transport.
  • Good Organizational skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and function effectively in a busy ward.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
  • Ability to prioritize and function effectively in a busy ward.
  • Ability to work in a stressful environment
  • Good interpersonal skills and working well in a team
  • Time management skills
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Drive & energy
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
Closing date
Thursday, April 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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