Website KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health
Jobs in South Africa:
PROFESSIONAL NURSE – SPECIALITY X 1 POST
(CHILD NURSING SCIENCE)
COMPONENT : NURSING
INSTITUTION : GREY’S HOSPITAL
CENTRE : PIETERMARITZBURG
REFERENCE No. : GS 24/22
Grade 1: R388 974.00 – R450 939.00 per annum, PLUS 13th cheque, medical- aid (optional),
Housing Allowance (employees must meet the prescribed requirement)
Experience: A minimum of 4 years appropriate/recognizable experience in Nursing after
registration as a Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing. Plus one year Post basic
qualification in Child Nursing Science.
Grade 2: R478 404.00- R588 390.00 per annum, PLUS 13th cheque, Housing Allowance
(employees must meet the prescribed requirement), medical Aid Optional
Experience: A minimum of 14 years appropriate/recognizable experience in nursing after
registration as Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing.
At least 10 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/recognizable experience in
the speciality after obtaining the one year post basic qualification in the relevant speciality.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS :
Matric /Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification
Degree/Diploma in General Nursing
Minimum of 4 years appropriate/recognizable experience as General Nurse
One (1) year post basic qualification in Child Nursing Science.
Current registration with South African Nursing Council
THE EMPLOYMENT EQUITY TARGET FOR THIS POST IS: AFRICAN MALE, INDIAN MALE
WHITE MALE, COLOURED MALE
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:-
Knowledge of Nursing Care, Process and Procedures, nursing statutes, and other
relevant Legal frameworks, such as Nursing Acts, Health Act, Patient Right Charter,
Batho Pele Principles, Public Service Regulations, Disciplinary Code and Procedures
in the Public Service.
Leadership, Organisational, Decision Making, Problem Solving, Co-ordination, Liaisons
and Interpersonal Skills within the limits of the Public Sector.
Personal Attitudes, Responsiveness, Professionalism, Supportive, assertive and must
be a team player.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:-
Demonstrate an in depth understanding of legislation and related ethical nursing
practices and how this impact on service delivery.
Provide a therapeutic environment for staff, patients and public
Manage utilization of all resources efficiently and effectively.
Maintain competence in the execution of her/his duties, while managing high standards
of performance including for others.
Assist in the coordination and implementation of the National Core Standards in A & E
and in the whole institution for better quality patient care.
Manage the unit in the absence of the Supervisor.
Ensure adherence to principles of IPC practices in the unit.
Assist with the allocation / change list, day and night duty rosters and inputs for leave.
Assist in orientation, induction and monitoring of all nursing staff.
To complete patient related data and partake in research.
Demonstrate effective communication patient and families with the multi-disciplinary
team, other department within the hospital.
Ensure accurate record keeping for statics purposes
Ensuring clinical nursing practice by the nursing team in accordance with the scope of
practice and nursing standards as determined by the relevant health facility.
KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health
Professional Nurse Speciality (Child Nursing Science)
1 July 2022
To apply for this job please visit www.kznhealth.gov.za.