Deputy Nursing Manager

Deputy Nursing Manager

Mediclinic | Pretoria, GT, ZA

Posted 16 days ago

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Press Tab to Move to Skip to Content LinkMediclinic wants to alert candidates that third parties are from time to time fraudulently advertising vacancies at Mediclinic and / or offering employment contracts with subsequent payment instructions to accounts linked to the fraudulent activity. Please note that Mediclinic will never request payment for an application or offer made. All official vacancies are advertised on the Mediclinic career website and candidates are advised to visit the site to confirm the validity of vacancies.Mediclinic Medforum | Sunnyside, Pretoria | South AfricaClosing date: 21/09/Number of positions: 1Recruiter name: Mokgadi Florah HlungwaniReference number: PermanentMAIN PURPOSE OF JOB To support the Nursing Manager in leading and coordinating safe, quality patient care.KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS Support the Nursing Manager to achieve quality patient care in line with the hospital operational goals and objectivesManage patient risks to achieve patient safety in line with specified clinical outcomesEnsure a positive patient experience in line with corporate benchmarksEnsure optimal utilisation of a competent and engaged workforce and other resources in line with the relevant company guidelinesLead and manage direct reportsEstablish and manage key stakeholder relationships to achieve integrated patient care and positive clinical outcomesREQUIRED EDUCATION ESSENTIAL EDUCATION: Degree/diploma in nursing, Appropriate leadership/management qualificationDESIRED EDUCATION: Discipline-specific qualification, e.g. Critical Care Nursing DiplomaREQUIRED EXPERIENCE ESSENTIAL MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 5 years experience in a supervisory position, e.g. Unit ManagerDESIRED EXPERIENCE: 2 – 3 years experience in a supervisory position within a specialised unitREQUIRED JOB SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE Infection prevention and control (IPC) principles and protocolsKnowledge of continuous improvement and quality assurance methodologiesProductivity management in nursingClinical risk managementNursing functional knowledgeKnowledge and experience in auditing and accreditation processesHuman resource processes including employee relationsAll applicants will be considered, with the understanding that preference will be given in accordance with the Employment Equity Plan of Mediclinic Southern Africa, as well as internal applicants/employees that meet the minimum requirements.Become a part of our Talent Community and we will get in touch with you as soon as there is a relevant opening that fits your skills, interests and experience.