Department of Health: X3 Grade 1 Professional Nurse Positions

Apply Department of Health: X3 Grade 1 Professional Nurse Positions 2024

Apply Department of Health: X3 Grade 1 Professional Nurse Positions 2024

Department of Health: X3 Grade 1 Professional Nurse Positions The Department of Health is inviting applications for three available posts of Grade 1 Professional Nurse at Tara the H. Moross Centre, a leading psychiatric hospital dedicated to superior mental health care. This position offers an exceptional opportunity for seasoned nurses to join a vibrant and multifaceted healthcare team.

Position Details

  • Reference Number : REFS/020844
  • Directorate : NURSING
  • Number of Posts : 3
  • Package : R 451 533.00 – R 530 376.00 per annum (excluding benefits)
  • Enquiries : Mrs. D Jones Tel No: (011) 535 3006/3012
  • Employer : Department of Health
  • Location : Tara the H. Moross Centre, Sandton

Qualifications and Experience

To be considered for this role, applicants must possess the following qualifications and experience:

Educational Requirements:

    • A Diploma or Degree in Nursing in compliance with R425, or an equivalent qualification that qualifies for registration with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) as a Professional Nurse.
    • A post-basic nursing qualification of at least one year, accredited by SANC as per Government Notice No. R212 in the relevant specialty.

    Professional Experience:

      • A minimum of four years of appropriate/recognizable experience in nursing post-registration as a Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing.
      • At least one year of the required experience must be within a psychiatric setting.

      Key Responsibilities

      The successful candidates will undertake the following responsibilities at Tara the H. Moross Centre:

      Optimal Mental Health Nursing Care:

        • Provide comprehensive mental health nursing care adhering to the highest standards.
        • Develop and implement holistic care plans tailored to individual patient needs.

        Training and Mentorship:

          • Participate in training, research, and supervision of student and junior nurses.
          • Offer advanced psychiatric nursing skills and guidance to junior staff and students.

          Compliance and Ethical Practice:

            • Maintain a thorough understanding of nursing legislation and ethical practices.
            • Ensure strict adherence to professional and ethical standards at all times.

            Resource Management and Standards Implementation:

              • Manage and utilize resources efficiently.
              • Implement National Regulated Norms and Standards and Ideal Hospital Framework Standards.

              Committee Participation and Leadership:

                • Engage in various hospital committees to improve service delivery.
                • Act as a shift leader in the unit in the absence of the Unit Manager, ensuring seamless operations and compliance with professional practices.
                Application Guidelines

                Tara the H. Moross Centre values diversity and aims to promote representation in terms of race, disability, and gender. Candidates must adhere to the following application requirements:

                • Application Form: Complete and sign the new Z83 form (effective from 01/01/2021) available on the Department of Health’s website.
                • Curriculum Vitae: Include a comprehensive CV with at least three contactable references.
                • Document Submission: Certified copies of qualifications, ID, and relevant certificates are not required with the application but will be requested from shortlisted candidates before the interview.
                • Medical Surveillance: Candidates will undergo medical surveillance as part of the application process.
                • Reference Number: Ensure the reference number is quoted in the application form.

                Due to technical issues with the GPG vacancy website, applications should be submitted via hand delivery or postal address. Applications can be delivered to the HR Section at Tara the H. Moross Centre or posted to Private Bag x7 Randburg 2125.

                Ethical Compliance

                According to the National Qualification Framework Amendment Act 2019, it is illegal to falsely claim qualifications. Any misrepresentation of qualifications, work experience, or facts in the CV will lead to disqualification and reporting to the appropriate authorities.

                This position offers a valuable opportunity for professional development and the chance to make a significant impact on mental health care at Tara the H. Moross Centre. If you meet the qualifications and are dedicated to providing exceptional mental health nursing care, we encourage you to apply. Join us in our mission to deliver optimal, holistic care and contribute to the well-being of our patients.

                How to Apply?

                To apply for the Grade 1 Professional Nurse position, submit your completed application form and CV to the following addresses:

                • Hand Delivery: Tara the H. Moross Centre, HR Section, 50 Saxon Road Hurlingham, 2196.
                • Postal Address: Tara the H. Moross Centre, Private Bag x7, Randburg, 2125.

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