• Reference Number :
  • Directorate :
  • Number of Posts :
  • Package :
    Grade 1-R431 265 (Min)- R 497 193 (max) per annum plus benefits : Grade 2-R528 696 (Min)- R 645 720 (max) per annum plus benefits
  • Enquiries :
    Ms. P Dhlamini Tel: No: (012) 380 1212/1210

Requirements :

  • Basic R425 qualification (i.e., Diploma / Degree in Nursing) or equivalent qualification that allows registration with SANC as a professional nurse. A post basic nursing qualification with a duration of at least one year, accredited with SANC in terms of Government notice NO R212 in Post Basic midwifery and Neonatal Nursing Science. A minimum of 4 years appropriate/ recognizable experience in Nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with SANC in General Nursing. Understanding the Nursing legislation and related legal and ethical Nursing practice. Ability to perform clinical nursing practice in accordance with the scope practice and Nursing Standards. Good communication and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of Code of Conduct and Labour related policies. Able to work as team and manage conflict. Have knowledge of administrative duties including shift leading and relieving the Operational Manager.
    Have Knowledge of Ideal Hospital Realization and OHSC Framework.COMPETENCE: Leadership, ward management/ward and ward administration, planning, organizing, coordination and communication skills. Ability to take charge and make appropriate independent decisions. Display empathy for patients, promoting advocacy and facilitating holistic treatment and care. Knowledge of administrative policies and relevant Guidelines in midwifery care. An understanding of all Nursing Legislation and the Health Act.

Duties :

  • Provision of high-quality comprehensive Midwifery and Neonatal nursing care, Antenatal, Labour, Postnatal. Adhere to basic principles of Infection Prevention and Control. Ensure that Nursing care provided is. within the scope of Practice of nurses and the legal framework. Display professionalism and adherence to nursing professional ethics. Supervise and ensure the provision of effective and efficient patient care.

Notes :

  • APPLICATIONS: All Applications can be delivered to Staff entrance in a box and registration to confirm submission from 8am to 4pm at Ground Floor. Pretoria West Hospital, 380 Sytze Wierda Avenue, Philip Nel Park, Pretoria West or posted to Pretoria West Hospital, HR Department, Private Bag X02, Pretoria West 0117.
    NOTES: Applications must be submitted on a new Z83 form effective from 1 January 2021 form, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at www.dpsa.gov.za/documents. The Completed and signed form should be accompanied by a recently updated CV. Applicants must indicate the post reference number on their applications. Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. Shortlisted candidates will be required to bring certified copies of all qualifications and Id. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Medical surveillance will be conducted on the recommended applicants, at no cost. The department is committed to employment equity, People with disabilities are welcome to apply and all those that will represent EE plan of the Hospital. Qualifications of candidates recommended for appointment will be verified. Persons in possession of a foreign qualification must furnish the Department with an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) when shortlisted. Candidates will be subjected to security screening and vetting process. Applications received after closing date will not be accepted. The Department reserves the right to not make an appointment. Candidates will be expected to be available for selection interviews on the date, time and place determined by the Department. Please Note: The Public Service does not charge any fees for applying for posts. Should you be asked for a fee, please let the authorities know.

Employer :
Department of Health

Location :
Pretoria West District Hospital

Closing Date :


Criteria Questions
Do you have a minimum of 4 years appropriate / recognizable experience in nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with SANC?
Do you currently have a Post Basic midwifery and Neonatal Nursing Science qualification??


Please Notes :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you
    do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.