Thembalitsha Foundation Recent Job Opportunity

Posted on :

4 Jul, 2019

Category :

Health & Safety Jobs in South Africa

Thembalitsha Foundation assists with the development and growth in the lives of those in need, giving them hope.

Thembalitsha Foundation seeks to appoint a mature and experienced registered nurse with palliative experience to be based at Themba Care Grabouw in Western Cape.

 

Job Title: Registered Nurse
Job Location: Western Cape

Reporting to: Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the Comprehensive & Palliative Care services of patients (men, women, children & OVC’s) in the community of patients are met.
  • Conduct patient assessments, provide Health education & raise awareness
  • Monitoring of client adherence to medication e.g. TB and ARV treatment
  • Monitoring & assessing of HIV children and their adherence
  • Training of skills to Home Based Care Workers & identifying critical gaps where training is needed.
  • Overseeing, monitoring, mentoring and coaching of RHC of infants, identifying clients’ health issues, nutritional and poverty alleviation, support & referral.
  • Overseeing & monitoring HIV & TB health education programmes in community.
  • Overseeing & Verifying the quality of HBC patient reports & files e.g: Care plans etc…
  • Monitoring of HBC Patient Statistics
  • Ensure availability and proper utilization of equipment.
  • Prioritizing of patients according to care needed

Requirements:

  • At least 10 year experience as a registered nurse
  • Proof of palliative experience
  • Drivers license
  • At least 2 years management skills

Key skills:

  • Good communication skills
  • Critical problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Computer literacy skills

To apply,

Submit CV, qualifications and contactable references or queries with salary expectations to [email protected]

Application Deadline: Wednesday, 31 July, 2019

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