Primary Health Care Nursing Practitioner

  • Sir Lowry Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Full-time

Company Description

About Kaelo
Kaelo provides essential healthcare solutions ensuring the physical and psychosocial wellbeing of all South Africans towards lasting social change.

Job Description

Manage Primary Health Care Clinic Services, providing care for the community and collaborating with social care providers. Managing the accreditation process and other quality and risk management activities.

KEY OUTCOMES 

Health promotion and Patient Carer

  • Treatment and care of people , involving interdisciplinary teams
  • Illness prevention
  • Chronic illness management

 

Education:

  • Providing education and support to other providers such as Doctors and administration staff
  • Community development

 

Problem Solving

  • In clinical or organisational contexts

 

Quality Control

  • Organising clinical work environments , including infection control and risk management

 

Agent of Connectivity

  • Being an agent of connectivity between different health disciplines and between patients and health services

Qualifications

PERSON DETAILS : WORK EXPERIENCE
REQUIRED

  • 2 years in Primary Health Care environment

  • Emergency Care/ Emergency drugs

PREFERRED

  • Professional Nurse with Primary Health Care experience

 

EDUCATION : QUALIFICATIONS : ACCREDITATIONS WITH PROFESSIONAL BODY
REQUIRED

  • Qualification in Primary Health Nursing
  • Registered with SANC and DoH
  • Certificate in dispensing

PREFERRED

  • Qualification in Primary Health care

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS OR KNOWLEDGE

REQUIRED

  • Sound knowledge and experience in the provision of Primary Health and Emergency care
  • Document and records management
  • Computer literacy (Ms Office, Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)       
  • Customer orientation, focus on excellence and teamwork                                       
  • Ethical behaviour       
  • Excellent communication skills         

Additional Information

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES : COMPETENCIES 

  • Accountability
  • Action orientated
  • Communication
  • Simple writing skills
  • Manages Complexity
  • Problem solving skills
  • Effective and Effective Mind Set
  • Business Astute
  • Planning and organisation
  • Resilient and adaptive
  • Self-development
  • Significance and values orientated