Sunday , February 25 2024

Kznhealth Vacancies – Operational Manager Speciality trauma and emergency

Website KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provision of effective support to nursing services
  • Maintain professional growth, ethical standards and self- development of staff
    Facilitate development and review of Standard Operating procedures in the unit
  • Participate in the multi-disciplinary team to ensure comprehensive care of patients
  • Right Charter to ensure patients safety and security
  • Ensure the integration of nursing care and women health and other priority programs Provide a safe, therapeutic environment as laid down by the Nursing Act, Occupational Health and Safety and all applicable prescripts
  • Ensure continuous development of staff and the provision of effective training and research opportunities
  • Identify and manage risks in Trauma & Emergency Unit
  • Implement and monitor the effectiveness Infection and Prevention guidelines Ensure the effective, efficient and economical use of all allocated resources, including human resources
  • Ensure that units comply with Norms and Standards, Batho Pele principles and Patients
  • Display concern for patients, promoting and advocating for proper management of all patients according to their individualized needs
  • Ensure staff is knowledgeable, skilled ,responsive and competent to improve health outcomes and emergency readiness

Job Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of Labour Relations and Disciplinary procedure and processes Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act, Infection Control, Medical Waste and Risk Assessment Regulations
  • Sound knowledge of scope of practice in areas of work performance Good communication, leadership, interpersonal and conflict management
  • Knowledge of SANC Rules and Regulations
  • Knowledge of nursing Care delivery approaches
  • Team building, supervisory/management and analytic skills
  • Knowledge of Public Service Policies Acts and regulations
  • Decision making and problem solving skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • A Post Basic Nursing qualification with duration of at least one year Trauma & Emergency Nursing Science accredited with the South African Nursing Council.
  • Degree /Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery
  • A minimum of 9 years appropriate/ recognizable experience in nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing
  • Senior Certificate/Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Current proof of registration with SANC for 2022
  • At least 5 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate / recognizable experience after obtaining the one year post basic qualification in Trauma & Emergency/Accident & Emergency Department
  • Proof of current Iprevious work experience endorsed and stamped by the employer(s) must be attached.

Job Details:

Company: KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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