Obstetrics Nurse

Maternity Unit Manager (Nursing) for Northern Suburbs #3962

This leading private hospital is seeking a Senior Midwife to become the Unit Manager for their 26 bedded Maternity unit.

Key Responsibilities:

• Responsible for continuous performance management, quality management and people management
• Facilitates training and learning of students and permanent employees by creating and supporting a learning culture
• Management of the unit as a clinical and business entity
• Ensure goals are aligned with corporate strategy
• Adhere to Patients’ Rights at all times. Identifies risks and implements controls. Compiles and manages capital, operational and personnel budgets
• Responsible for client relationship management to ensure that quality client service principles are maintained
• Ensure a therapeutic and safe patient environment by maintaining health and safety standards and complying with infection prevention and control policy


• Excellent remuneration package
• Offers full benefits – Medical Aid, Provident Fund and 13th Cheque
• Great training & development opportunities within this Private Hospital Group

Applicants for this position must have:

• Registered with the South African Nursing Council as a Professional Nurse
• Prior management experience as a Unit Manager with 5 years’ experience will be an advantage
• Willingness to work shifts 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

For further information please contact Mednurse on 021 421 0832 or fax your updated CV to 086 247 3449

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