|Location||57 Gustav Cres, Fichardt Park, Bloemfontein, Bloemfontein, South Africa|
A vacancy exists for a Clinical Training Specialist at Life Rosepark Hospital, reporting to the Nursing Standards Manager, Lida Oberholzer. The successful candidate will be responsible for co-ordinating and delivering clinical nurse training to ensure competent qualified nurses and students-in-training in line with LHC strategic objectives.
Effective management of CPD & other programs for qualified nurses
Plan, co-ordinate and participate in nursing competency requirements of the hospital and nursing function strategy
Provide coaching and mentoring to staff to ensure clinical competence
Effective management of the risk bases in-service training programs (including quality)
Plan, co-ordinate and monitor risk based in-service training programs
Participate in incident investigation
Participate in hospital quality projects, provide feedback, identify deviations and take remedial action where necessary
Identify risks and competence in use of products through in-service training
Effective management of internal and approved external student clinical programs (i.e. planning, facilitating and evaluating)
Participate in the selection process of internal and external students
Ensure the correct management of student administration and resources
Ensure quality clinical accompaniment to our post basic Operating Theatre Nursing students at UFS and to all groups of our ODA students
Execute Theatre training plan for the year and ensure targets are reached
Ensure situational training takes place as the situation arises
Identify relevant learning opportunities and facilitate clinical skills development
Provide feedback on the progress of the students both to the Learning Centre and HOD
Support students with research projects in the hospital environment
Effective research on relevant clinical practices
Identify and formulate a plan of action relating to clinical delivery problems
Effective marketing of the nursing profession
Participate in the marketing of the professional image of the nursing profession
Participate in marketing initiatives with students and learning centres in order to promote nursing as a career
Participate with students in community events to promote the hospital
Diploma/Degree in Nursing and at least 5 years post registration Hospital / Theatre experience is essential.
Post basic Operating Theatre Nursing Science qualification is essential.
Post basic qualification in Nursing Education is essential.
Must be registered with SANC accordingly.
Proven clinical leadership expertise is important.
Specific knowledge and understanding of the legislation governing the practice of nursing.
Knowledge of nursing education systems and legislation is a pre-requisite.
Understanding of change management principles.
Facilitation and assessment skills are essential.
Computer proficiency is important.
Must have a driver’s license.
Interested candidates can send their CV