DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
POST: NURSING ASSISTANT GRADE 1-3
REF NO: ECHEALTH/NA/SSGH/01/05/2018
SALARY: R116 625 – R202 674 per annum (OSD)
Grade 1: R116 625 – R131 265 per annum (OSD); Grade 2: R138 027 – R155 346 per annum (OSD); Grade 3: R164 796 – R202 674 per annum (OSD)
CENTRE: Amathole District, SS Gida Hospital
REQUIREMENTS: Qualification that allows registration with SANC as Nursing Assistant (Enrolled Nurse Assistant). Current registration with SANC as a Nursing Assistant. Grade 1: No experience required. Grade 2: Minimum of ten (10) years appropriate / recognisable experience in Nursing after registration as a Nursing Assistant. Grade 3: Minimum of twenty (20) years appropriate / recognisable experience in Nursing after registration as a Nursing Assistant.
DUTIES: Assist patients with activities of daily living. Provide elementary clinical nursing care. Maintain professional growth/ethical standards and self-development. Maintain hygiene of patients. Provide nutrition. Assist with elimination process. Measure, interpret and record vital signs. Operate all relevant apparatus and equipment. Assist professional nurses with clinical procedures. Preparation of patients for diagnostic and surgical procedures. Maintain the code of conduct as required in the Public Service.
ENQUIRIES: Ms Fumanisa Tel No: 040 658 0043
APPLICATIONS: Post: HR Office, SS Gida Hospital, Private Bag x12 Keikammahoek, 5670. Enquiries: Ms Fumanisa Tel No: 040 658 0043.
NOTE: Applications must be posted on the Z83 Form accompanied by copies of Qualification(s),Identity document (certified within the past three months), Proof of registration, proof of citizenship if not RSA citizen, a comprehensive CV, indicating three reference persons: Name and Contact Numbers, A relationship with reference, Reference checks will be done on nominated candidate(s). Failure to submit these copies will result in the application not being considered. Please do not send any original certificates, diplomas or testimonials. Applicants must note that further Personnel Suitability checks will be conducted on short-listed and that their appointment is subject to the outcome of these checks include security clearance, security vetting, qualification verification and criminal checking. Note that correspondence will only be conducted with the short-listed candidates. If you have not been contacted by the department of Health within three (3) months of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. We thank all applicants for their interest. All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which will be communicated by department. Following the interview and the technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend a generic managerial competency assessment (in compliance with the DPSA Directive on the implementation of competency based assessments). The competency assessment will be testing generic managerial competencies using the mandated DPSA SMS Competency assessments tools. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply for these posts. The filling of these posts will be in line with the Annual Recruitment Plan 2018/19. The Eastern Cape Department of Health has the right not to fill these posts. NB: Adverts are to be placed per district so to accommodate other facilities with the district