Registered Nurse

at Life St Mary’s Private Hospital
Location Mthatha, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Healthcare
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Mthatha



A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse in Emergency Unit, based at Life St Mary’s Private Hospital Name, Mthatha, reporting to Athandiwe Dandala, Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing holistic patient care and to collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders in line with Company & Hospital strategic objectives.


Critical Outputs

Effective cost management for staff and stock by


Evaluating employee labour hours and manage debit and credit hours

Minimising unnecessary stock wastage and facilitating maintenance of equipment

Providing quality patient care by


Identifying and ensuring staff undergo department specific micro orientation

Ensuring daily care rounds are conducted and investigating complaints

Providing accurate, appropriate and adequate information to patients and family members during hospitalisation

Providing effective risk management (SHEQ & infection control) by


Monitoring and implementing preventative measures to minimise risk

Comply with ISO requirements in order to facilitate infection control

Conducting effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders


Identifying doctor’s preferences and stakeholders needs and implement in the working environment




General Nursing Degree or Diploma

Diploma in Trauma and Emergency Nursing Science

Nursing Experience in High Care Wards

Current registration with SANC

Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage

Computer proficiency

Driver’s license and ability to travel

Must be willing to work day/night rotation

Life Healthcare has a COVID-19 policy that encourages that all employees to be vaccinated




Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Attention to detail


Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication skills

Influencing skills

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Action orientation

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour


Interested candidates can send their CV