DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
In line with the Employment Equity Plan of the Department of Health it is our intention with this advertisement to achieve equity in the workplace by promoting equal opportunities and fair treatment in employment through the elimination of unfair discrimination.
NOTE : It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a date,
time and place as determined by the Department. Kindly note that excess personnel will receive preference.
POST 17/236 : PROFESSIONAL NURSE GRADE 1 TO 2 (SPECIALTY: ICU/ HIGH CARE AND
Chief Directorate: Rural Health Services
SALARY : Grade 1: R383 226 (PN-B1) per annum Grade 2 R471 333 (PN-B2) per annum
CENTRE : George Hospital
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum educational qualification: Basic R425 qualification (i.e. diploma/degree
in nursing) or equivalent qualification that allows registration with the South African Council (SANC) as a Professional Nurse. A post-basic nursing qualification with a duration of at least 1 year accredited with the SANC in Medical and Surgical Nursing Science: Critical Care Nursing: General or Nephrology. Registration with a professional council: Registration with the SANC as Professional Nurse and proof of annual registration with the SANC. Experience: Grade 1: A minimum of 4 years appropriate/recognisable experience in nursing after registration as a Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing. Grade 2: A minimum of 14 years appropriate/recognisable experience in nursing after registration as a Professional Nurse with the SANC in General Nursing. At least 10 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/recognisable experience in a Renal Unit after obtaining the 1-year post-basic qualification in the relevant specialty. Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work shifts, day and night duty, weekends and public holidays to meet the operational requirements. Willingness to do standby (call- out) duties. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Good verbal and written communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. Knowledge of relevant legislation and policies of the Department of Health: Western Cape. Leadership towards the realisation of strategic goals and objectives of the Renal Department.
DUTIES : Ensure quality patient care regarding the identification of nursing care needs, the
planning and implementation of nursing care and the education of nursing and other personnel. Render and supervise specialised clinical nursing care and support clinical staff with surgical and medical procedures. Utilise human, material and physical resources efficiently and effectively. Maintain and promote professional growth/ethical standards and development of self and others. Display of core values of the Department of Health WCG in the execution of duties.
ENQUIRIES : Ms GE Sellars Tel No: (044) 802-4356/7
APPLICATIONS : The Chief Executive Officer: George Hospital, Private Bag X6534, George, 6530.
FOR ATTENTION : Mr BH Cassim
NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. “Candidates who
are not in possession of the required qualifications will be appointed into the general stream, and they will be required to obtain the necessary qualifications within a predetermined period of time. “Candidates who are not in possession of the stipulated registration requirements, may also apply. Such candidates will only be considered for appointment on condition that proof of application for registration to register with the relevant council and proof of payment of the prescribed registration fees to the relevant council are submitted with their job application/on appointment. This concession is only applicable on health professionals who apply for the first time for registration in a specific category with the relevant council (including individuals who must apply for change in registration status)”
CLOSING DATE : 07 June 2019
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