Registered Nurse

  • Date Listed 24/12/2015
  • Location

  • Advertised By Agency
  • Job Type Full-Time

JOB TITLE: Registered Nurse

REPORTS TO: Nursing Manager

LOCATION: Southern Suburbs & Northern Suburbs


· Matric/Grade 12

· Diploma in General Nursing

· Registered with SANC

· At least 3 years experience in general nursing and in frail care environment

· Must be able to communicate well with Elderly

NB: Empathy and the Respect of the elderly are of paramount importance.


· Assess and develop nursing care plan for each resident.

· Evaluate and review effects of care plan on patient health status

· Daily involvement with all aspects of care

· Recording of observations, care given and residents response

· Ensure that basic needs and activities of daily living are met.

· Ensure special diets given as per care plan

· Report any change in health status to Nursing Manager and/or doctor

· Implement medication and other therapy as per doctor’s prescription

· Order, store, check and record medication received and administered

· Do weekly checking and recording of schedule 5,6 and 7 drugs in the supplied drug register

· Record any falls, incidents, etc.

· Remain professionally competent

· Provide emotional support for residents and relatives

· Implement infection control measures as indicated

· Prevent abuse, victimization or discrimination of residents and staff.

· Emergency care

· Other duties that may be required from time to time by the business


Should you be interested in these positions or wish to learn more please send us a copy of your CV plus salary expectation to

NB – Only short-listed candidates will be contacted, should you not hear from us in 2 weeks consider your application unsuccessful