Registered Nurse


A well-established organization in Brooklyn is seeking a Registered Nurse to join their team. Salary will be discussed in interview. *PLEASE NOTE: * *Should you apply for this vacancy and your skills and experience DO NOT match the inherent REQUIREMENTS of this position, YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY DELETED. Please ensure that you READ and understand this advertised position BEFORE sending your CV to us, or otherwise you will just be wasting YOUR time and ours.* *Disclaimer:* *Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted. Therefore, if you have not received any correspondence within two weeks of your application, you have been unsuccessful* * Write reports about the well-being of residents, these reports will include the physical, mental, social interaction and conditions of the resident. * Ensure all nursing forms are completed * Intake and Output * Pressure part care * Bowel action charts * Nursing Care plan * Record of Assistance for incapacitated residents * Ensure medication documents are completed and signed * Medication Charts * Drug register * Stock Control list * Check, control and record private medication of residents * Medication administration and control * Ensure that all scripts are up to date and valid, with focus on chronic scripts * Check expiry dates of medications of the unit and individual residents * Stock control of medications as well as dry-stock * Stocktake of unit medication at the end of the month * Ensure that filling of residents documents is done on a weekly basis * Ordering of medication under the supervision of the Matron * Administer medication as prescribed by treating Doctor at prescribed times * Take report from previous shift * Do regular rounds * Rounds before and after shifts * Regular rounds throughout the shift * Mealtimes of residents * Ensure that residents eat * Ensure supplementary nutritional feeding where necessary * Ensure that special diets needs are met * Ensure that all diabetics receive their snacks as scheduled * Report any abnormal feeding patterns * Wound Care * Ensure that wound care is carried out as per instruction and/or need * Ensure that methodology is followed as prescribed by the wound care practitioner * Monitor wound status daily and record progress. * Ensure that Vital signs are done on a daily basis * Manage abnormal readings as needed * Ensure that Vital signs are recorded and reported as needed * Pain Control * Manage the pain of residents as needed with approved schedule 1 & 2 medication * Ensure that residents with chronic pain are managed as prescribed by the treating Doctor * Ensure that prescriptions are valid before treatment of pain * Record all pain medication given * Ensure a safe and clean environment for residents * Ensure the hygiene standards of the residents are met * Ensure that regular nappy rounds are done * Ensure that the environment of the residents is safe and report any unsafe practices/environmental factors to the safety representative of the company * Report and manage any injuries of residents * Activities and Stimulation of residents * Develop and implement activities for residents to promote cognitive function * Do activities to stimulate physical abilities * Have a minimum of 2 years experience as a Registered Nurse * Be registered with South African Nursing Council (SANC) * Must have a General Nursing or Nursing Diploma * Reside within Pretoria * Be bilingual Salary will be discussed in interview * Have a minimum of 2 years experience as a Registered Nurse * Be registered with South African Nursing Council (SANC) * Must have a General Nursing or Nursing Diploma * Reside within Pretoria * Be bilingual
Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Pretoria, GT, ZA