Registered Nurse

at Medipath Recruitment
Location Pinelands, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Healthcare
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Pinelands

Description

 

Job Summary

Registered Nurse - Night Duty

Location: Pinelands

 

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse Night Duty at a Retirement Home in Pinelands.

 

Requirements:

Diploma / Degree in General nursing (registered with SANC)

Previous experience in taking charge of a frail care unit Is essential

Work experience in a retirement home

Experience as a Sister in charge

 

 

Responsibilities:

Optimal Resident Care by

Insisting on high standards of nursing care to meet the needs of the residents.

Planning and initiating nursing regimes to be carried out by junior nurses and according to ward night routine set out by Matron.

Carrying out procedures in accordance to the organisation policy and protocol.

Auditing resident’s records in the course of her work.

Providing a safe environment by eliminating medico-legal hazards.

 

Administration

Ensuring that she, and her subordinates, adhere to policies and SANC regulations.

Keeping record systems up-to-date.

Demonstrating a cost-effective approach, which includes adherence to budgetary approach.

 

Special duties and responsibilities applicable to night duty

During the night-duty period, the Nurse in the Care Centre is the senior staff member on the premises, and accordingly is in charge of the whole of the complex and ensures that all problems are brought to the attention of Matron or the Executive Chairman.

She shall regularly carry out rounds of the whole premises, including the Cottages.

 

Interested candidates can send their CV