Department of Health
- Reference Number :
- Directorate :
Nursing Department: Infection Prevention and Control
- Number of Posts :
- Package :
R 450 939.00 per annum (plus benefits)
- Enquiries :
Dr WK Malebati TEL 011 488 4402
- Grade 12 or equivalent. 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 SANC and proof of current registration. A minimum of 7 years appropriate/recognisable experience in nursing after registration as a Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing. 2-3 years working experience in Infection Prevention and Control, diploma/certificate in Infection Prevention and Control and computer literacy will be added advantage.
- Demonstrate an in depth understanding of nursing legislation and related legal and ethical nursing practices and how this impacts on Service delivery. Ensure clinical nursing practice by the nursing team (unit) in accordance with the scope of practice and nursing standards as determined by the institution. Demonstrate effective communication with patients and relatives, supervisors, other health professionals and junior colleagues including more complex report writing when required. Work as part of the multi-disciplinary team on a supervisory level to ensure that allocate areas are practicing best care always bundles and support all areas implementing lean project Follow up and report notifiable diseases. Ensure that allocated wards adhere to five moments of hygiene. Support the institution’s occupational health and safety team. Work effectively and amicably at a supervisory level, with persons of diverse intellectual, cultural, racial or religious differences. Able to manage own work, time and to ensure that reports are submitted within agreed timelines. Provision of support and advice to health and educational institutions within the cluster and catchment area. Ensure that the allocated areas comply with the Health and Safety Act and Infection and Prevention Control Policies. See in-service training as part of the daily duties. Will be required to do call as required by the service and relieve Assistant Manager (area) on delegation.
- APPLICATIONS: Applications should be submitted on a (PDF Format only) to the following email-address Responsehandling.Cmjah@gauteng.gov.za Only online application will be considered. PLEASE USE THE REFERENCE AS THE SUBJECT.
NOTES: Applications must be submitted on a new Z83 form and be completed in full (obtainable from any Public Service Department or on www.dpsa.gov.za/documents) with an updated, clear and detailed C.V with 3 contactable referees. Only shortlisted candidates will be required to submit certified documents on or before the day of the interview. Suitable candidate will be subjected to personnel suitability checks (criminal record check, citizenship verification, qualification/study verification and previous employment verification), security clearance process and undergo medical screening test. Suitable candidates will have to disclose their financial interests. The Department of Health reserves the right to fill or not fill the position. Due to high volumes of anticipated applications, communication will be limited to the shortlisted candidates only. Should you not hear from us within 3 months after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. The Department of Health is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity employment, especially of race, gender, and disability.
Department of Health
Closing Date :
|Do you have Grade 12 or equivalent ?|
|Do you have a 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 ?|
|Do you have registration with SANC and proof of current registration ?|
Please Notes :
- Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you
do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.
To apply for this job please visit professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za.