SUMMARY : Registered Nurse / Team Leader JOB DESCRIPTION : A retirement village in Cape Town is looking for a Registered Nurse / Team Leader to assist with the running of the home.
Duties & Responsibilities : The professional provision of nursing services that attend to the accurate diagnostic and maintenance medical treatment needs of the residents via the clinic, independent living and assisted living / frail care areas,Assessment of residents to be seen by doctor and preparation of folders.
Recording all doctors orders and any relevant information accurately and to required protocols.Performing general nursing and emergency procedures : such as dressings and reporting deterioration and progress in wound skin conditions to protocol.
Taking and recording vital signs, including blood pressures and report abnormalitiesMonitoring and administering oxygen therapy and suctioning when required to protocol.
All routine testing within scope of practice.Carrying out the required nursing procedures within protocols.Promoting independence, mobility and rehabilitation in a professional manner, on-going assessment and monitoring of resident wellbeing.
Encouraging residents to partake in social and OT activities, Education and Experience Preferred Must be registered with SANC as a Registered Nurse3 years or more working as a Team Leader in a Frail Care environmentKnowledge of surgical procedures and wound care Skills, Knowledge & Attributes : Able to work under pressureStrong mindedAble to deal with negative feedback and rejections.
Time Management skillsPlanning and OrganisingGood interpersonal skillsAble to present a professional imageDetermined and motivated To Apply E-mail : Subject line : Job Title and Area you are applying forAttach : CV in word format, Certified qualification documents, Certified ID, Drivers License, Work Visa / RTW (if applicable), Head and shoulder colour photo, Latest Salary slip.
If you do not hear from us within two weeks, consider your application unsuccessful.