• Reference Number : refs/019782
  • Number of Posts : 2
  • Package : R 627 474.00 - R 703 752.00 P/A plus benefits
  • Enquiries : Ms M. Mazibuko Contact no: (011) 527 1086

Requirements :

  • A Basic R425 qualification (i.e., Diploma/ Degree in nursing) or equivalent qualification that allows registration with the SANC as Professional Nurse. A post-basic nursing qualification in Advanced Midwifery and Neonatal Nursing Science with a duration of at least one year accredited with the SANC. The proof of SANC registration will be requested from shortlisted candidates. A minimum of 9 years appropriate /recognisable experience in Nursing after registration as professional nurse with SANC. At least 5 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/ recognisable experience after obtaining 1 year post basic qualification in Advanced Midwifery. Experience in management/supervision will be an added advantage. Computer literacy is compulsory. Knowledge of clinical work in obstetric nursing. Knowledge of all Legislation relevant to Health Care Services.

Duties :

  • Ensure proper general management of the Midwifery Obstetric Unit and other maternal and child health care services, personnel, clients and resources. Teach, delegate, monitor and evaluate performance / appraise personnel. Deputize the clinic manager in her absence. Ensure clinical practise by the clinical team in accordance with the Scope of Practise and Nursing Standards. Compile reports, analyse data, identify gaps and take remedial steps. Ensure proper record keeping. Provide comprehensive Mother, Women, Child and Neonatal Services. Manage licensing of staff with all relevant professional bodies. Promote quality of nursing care as directed by the Office of the Health Standard Compliance & Ideal clinic. Ensure community participation. Manage labour relations issues. Ensure implementation of Government policies including Quality Priorities, Batho Pele and Patients' Rights. Liaise with all relevant stakeholders to improve services rendering. Work hand-in hand with PHC re-engineering team. Ensure management of Multidisciplinary teams within the facilities. Provide comprehensive Primary Health Care services. Ensure effective and efficient coordination and integration of quality health care. Empower staff to prevent occurrences of Patient Safety Incident (PSI). Supervise and monitor staff performance in accordance with Performance Management and Development System (PMDS). Implement labour companionship. Oversee submission of the quality data in order to improve the poor performing indicators. Perform any other delegated duties.

Notes :

  • Applications must be filled in on a new Z83 form accompanied by a comprehensive CV scanned as one PDF Document. Copies of ID, qualifications do not need to be attached. Only shortlisted candidates will be required to bring certified documents during or before the interview date. Qualifications of candidates recommended for appointment will be verified. Persons who are foreign nationals or who are in possession of a foreign qualification must furnish the Department with an evaluation or endorsement certificate from the respective Council or body. Recommended candidates will be subjected to security screening, reference, vetting and medical process. The Department reserves the right to not make an appointment. Candidates will be expected to be available for selection interviews on the date, time and place determined by the Department. Applications must be submitted to this email: SubDistrictD.JobApplications@gauteng.gov.za, Applicants must indicate the post reference number as subject of the email. If you have not being consulted in three months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. The Department of Health (Gauteng) is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment, especially in respect of race, gender and disability. People with disabilities are welcome to apply.

Employer : Department of Health


Closing Date : 16-02-2024

Criteria Questions
Do you have Diploma/Degree in Nursing or qualification that allow registration with SANC as Professional Nurse?
Do you have 1 year post basic qualification accredited with the SANC in Advanced Midwife and Neonatal Nursing Sciences?
Do you have of 9 years appropriate /recognisable experience in Nursing after registration as professional nurse with SANC?
Do you have 5 years appropriate/ recognisable experience after obtaining 1 year post basic qualification in Advanced Midwifery?
Are you currently registered with SANC?
Are you computer literate?

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.