The Enrolled Nurse is responsible for direct and/or indirect nursing care of a patient or group of patients and will function under the direct and/or indirect supervision of the Registered Nurse. The incumbent is also is responsible for and is held accountable for his/her own acts and omissions. Nursing activities form part of a nursing regime that is planned and initiated by the Registered Nurse. The Enrolled Nurse will be responsible for assessment and care as well as the needs of patients and will be responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of appropriate programmes of care, ensuring the delivery of high quality care to patients.
・ Registration with SANC is as Enrolled Nurse essential
・ Relevant experience in Medical Ward would be advantageous.
・ Sound knowledge of general nursing theory and practice
・ Knowledge of modern nursing care principles and practices
・ Ensure that all documentation is maintained timeously and accurately, reflecting patient care
・ Ensure all stock is charged appropriately
・ Assist with file compilation
・ Maintain a therapeutic, clean and safe environment that is free from medico-legal hazards
・ Adhere to our clients medical waste management principles and all other waste management principles
・ Maintain a safe working environment in accordance with the Machinery and Occupational Safety Act
・ Report potential/actual risks identified
・ Ensure all stock is well controlled and managed
・ Responsible for ensuring correct use, cleaning and storage of equipment
・ Report equipment needing repair or replacement to sister-in-charge
・ Maintain professional conduct and standards at all times in accordance with hospital policies and procedures
・ Maintains patient confidentiality at all times
・ Practice patient care according to his/her Scope of Practice and assume total responsibility for these activities
・ Contribute to the holistic care of patients
・ Participate in ward/unit’s quality improvement programme
・ Attend handover of report at shift commencement
・ Effective communication with patients’ regarding their care
・ Promotion of patient overall health and wellbeing
・ Practice the principles of infection prevention and all standard precautions
・ Promote and maintain good public relations with patients, relatives and visitors
・ Execute all procedures according to hospital standards
・ Refer all complaints from patients and doctors to sister-in-charge of the unit
・ Carry out all departmental duties as assigned by supervisors.
・ Actively participate as a member of a team to achieve goals.
・ Active involvement in own professional development to maintain a satisfactory level of skill and knowledge
・ Keep up to date with our clients evolving policies and procedures
・ Assume responsibility for maintaining competence in CPR
・ Work effectively and co-operatively with others to establish and maintain good working relationships that are mutually beneficial.
・ Develop collaborative relationships to help accomplish work goal.
To apply, please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please be advised that you will be contacted by Medipath Healthcare Recruitment within 14 days should we wish to proceed with your application. Similarly, if you are not contacted by Medipath Healthcare Recruitment, please accept your application as unsuccessful. Your CV will automatically be added to our database and we could be contacting you should a suitable position arise.