CLINICAL NURSE PRACTITIONER GRADE 1 TO 2 (PRIMARY HEALTH CARE)
West Coast District
SALARY: Grade 1: R383 226 per annum (PN-B1)
Grade 2: R471 333 per annum (PN-B2)
CENTRE : Wupperthal PHC Clinic
REQUIREMENTS: Minimum educational qualification: Basic R425 qualification (i.e. diploma/degree in nursing) or equivalent qualification that allows registration with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) as Professional Nurse and Midwife. A post-basic qualification with a duration of at least 1-year Diploma in Clinical Nursing Science: Health Assessment, Treatment and Care accredited with the SANC (R48). Registration with a professional council: Registration with the SANC as Professional Nurse and Midwife. Experience: Grade 1: A Minimum of 4 years appropriate/recognizable nursing experience after registration as a Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing. Grade 2: A Minimum of 14 years appropriate/recognizable nursing experience after registration as a Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing. At least 10 years of the period referred to above must be an appropriate/recognizable experience after obtaining the 1-year post-basic qualification as mentioned above. Inherent requirements of the job: Willing to travel and work extended hours. Valid (Code B/EB) driver’s license. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Good interpersonal, planning, organizational skills, and computer literacy (MS Office). Excellent verbal and written communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. Knowledge of the Nursing Act and relevant Regulations. Knowledge of the Medicines Control Act, Mental Health Care Act, Child Health Act, and other relevant legislation.
DUTIES: Assess, diagnose, and clinically manage patients and their families as per the scope of practice and in line with Departmental Clinical protocols and policies. Render an effective and comprehensive nursing treatment and care to patients. Provide continuous holistic and comprehensive nursing care, manage financial and administrative duties and manage human resources. Work as part of the multidisciplinary team to ensure quality promotive, preventive, and curative Primary Health Care delivery. Perform a clinical nursing practice in accordance with the scope of practice and nursing standards as determined by the relevant health facility. Promote quality of nursing care as directed by the professional scope of practice and standards as determined by the relevant health facility.
ENQUIRIES: Ms. M Sandt, Tel. No: (022) 921-2730/4
APPLICATION: Applicants apply online: www.westerncape.gov.za/health-jobs (click “online applications”)
NOTE: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
CLOSING DATE: 16 April 2021