Senior Professional Nurse – Theatre
Company Name: Mediclinic Careers
Job Category: Nursing – Specialised Units
Job Location: Western Cape
Job Reference: 180802-18
Registered with the South African Nursing Council as a Professional Nurse. At least three years experience in theatre as a Professional Nurse. 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. Willingness to work shifts and act as a shift leader in accordance with the requirements of the unit. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office suite. Competence in the demonstration and assessment of all relevant clinical procedures and management of risks. Sound knowledge of stock management.The ability to identify, report, investigate and address near-misses and adverse events. Sound knowledge of the Scientific Nursing Process and BCA bundles. A good understanding and application of the nursing Scope of Practice, knowledge of patient care and unit management.Good leadership abilities and role modelling. Good planning and organising skills that contribute to meeting objectives. The ability to display sound judgement in problem-solving. Builds and maintains relationships that facilitate the achievement of goals. Exhibits full responsibility for own work outputs and outputs of team. Displays a concern for excellence that promotes meeting and exceeding standards.