OPERATIONAL MANAGER NURSING GRADE 1 (GENERAL: MEDICAL UNIT)
Rural Health Services
SALARY: R444 276 (PN-A5) per annum
CENTRE: Paarl Hospital
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 a Professional Nurse. Registration with a professional council: Registration with the SANC as a Professional Nurse. Experience: A minimum of 7 years appropriate/recognizable experience in Nursing after registration as a Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing. Inherent requirements of the job: Valid Code (B/EB) driver’s license. Willingness to work shifts, public holidays, after-hours, and weekend cover for nursing. Deputizing for the Assistant Manager, Nursing. Work night-duty on a planned schedule to relieve Night Nursing Manager. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Excellent verbal and written communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. Knowledge of labor relations and disciplinary code and procedures. Knowledge and insight of relevant legislation and policy related to nursing within the Public Service. Basic Computer literacy.
DUTIES: Supervise and coordinate the provision of an effective and efficient holistic and integrated Nursing Service in the Medical and Surgical Unit. Effective and efficient People Management and People Development within the Department including staff performance and disciplinary processes. Effective management and utilization of human, financial and physical resources with relevant directives and legislation to ensure optimal operational function in the unit. Initiate, coordinate and participate in training, development, and research within the nursing department. Participate in formulating, monitoring, and implementation of policies, guidelines, standards, procedures, and regulations, maintain ethical standards and promote professional growth within the department. Deliver an effective support service to the Nursing Management and the Institution.
ENQUIRIES: Ms. JM Hardine Tel No: (021) 860-2504
APPLICATIONS: 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: 21 May 2021