The Unit Manager will be responsible for coordinating improved quality nursing care by ensuring compliance to professional and ethical practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage acuities and skill mix in such a way as to ensure cost effective quality care
  • Manage all costs emanating from the department
  • Ensure correct billing, stock management and purchasing
  • Facilitate timeous and accurate compilation of files
  • Identify quality improvement opportunities and ensure appropriate strategy and Quality Improvement initiatives are developed and measured
  • Investigate all negative incidents and ensure appropriate capturing on IMS
  • Monitor safety standards in accordance with the Machine and Occupational Safety Act (Act 6 of 1983). Report all accidents and incidents to Line Manager / Safety Representatives
  • Ensure compliance with protocols, policies and Acts
  • Ensure that all equipment is in working order and properly maintained
  • Control of asset register
  • Ensure the unit is providing safe, cost effective quality patient care in line with the Clinical Governance

Requirements:

  • A relevant nursing qualification (Diploma in General Nursing BCur Degree) or equivalent NQF 7 qualification
  • Experience in clinical leadership
  • Registration with the South African Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse

Please email your CV to [Email Address Removed] or fax [Phone Number Removed]; or call [Phone Number Removed];.

Desired Skills:

  • A relevant nursing qualification (Diploma in General Nursing BCur Degree) or equivalent NQF 7 qualificati

Desired Work Experience:

  • 2 to 5 years

Desired Qualification Level & Accreditations:

  • Diploma
  • South African Nursing Council

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