Registered with the South African Nursing Council as a Professional Nurse.
Prior scrubbing experience is advantageous.
Willingness to work shifts in accordance with the requirements of the unit.
A qualification in Operating Theatre Nursing Science will be an advantage.
Sound knowledge and application of relevant Theatre and CSSD policies and procedures.
Management of surgical equipment and instruments.
Competent in the demonstration and assessment of all clinical procedures and management of risks.
Basic knowledge of stock control principles.
The ability to identify and report near-misses and adverse events.
Knowledge of clinical procedures, the Scientific Nursing Process and BCA bundles.
A good understanding and application of the nursing scope of practice and knowledge of patient care.
Be able to function as an effective member of the nursing team by facilitating team effectiveness.
Displays a concern for excellence by following work routines and standards while achieving results.
The ability to display sound judgement in problem-solving.
Maintains a customer-focused mindset that acknowledges the value of the customer.
Exhibits full responsibility for own work outputs.
Delivers comprehensive and quality patient care to meet the health needs of patients.
Adheres to Patients' Rights at all time.
Prevents, reports and manages medico-legal risks.
Patient records and registers meet legal requirements.
Control of stock and equipment in accordance with Mediclinic policy.
Identifies and addresses continuous professional development (CPD) needs.
Provides learner support to learners and new employees.
Ensures a therapeutic and safe patient environment by maintaining health and safety standards and complying with infection prevention and control policy.
Quality client care principles maintained. Other InformationYour contribution to the company will be rewarded with a market-
related remuneration package which includes membership of subsidised medical- and retirement funds, generous leave, a thirteenth cheque and participation in a special nursing or management bonus scheme for qualifying staff members.