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Vacancy Details
A job opportunity

A job opportunity exists for the right candidate in Western Cape
The Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply and an indication in the regard will be appreciated.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for any of the positions advertised by the Western Cape Government.
Assistant Manager Nursing (Primary Health Care)
  Employment Type: Permanent
  Reference No: MHS22/2020
  Location: Goodwood CDC
A minimum of 10 years appropriate/recognisable experience in nursing after registration as Professional Nurse in General Nursing. At least 6 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/recognisable experience after obtaining the 1 year post-basic qualification reflected as in the requirements above. At least 3 years of the period referred to above must be appropriate/recognisable experience at management level.
Basic R425 qualification (i.e. degree/diploma in nursing) or equivalent qualification that allows registration with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) as Professional Nurse. Post-basic qualification with duration of at least 1 year in Curative Skills in Primary Health Care accredited with the SANC.
Competencies (knowledge/skills):
Computer literacy (MS office). Prove leadership abilities. Good interpersonal and people management skills. Knowledge of Public Sector legislation.
Mr AE Patientia, tel,no. (021) 815-8894
Only applicants within the Provincial Government: Western Cape will be considered for this post.
Registration with a professional council:
Registration with the SANC as Professional Nurse.
Duties (key result areas/outputs):
Support to overall management of Clinical, Human Resource Management, Financial and Supply Chain Management of community day centre. Facilitate the development of community participation programmes and support facility based services. Ensure implementation of standards for safe patient care. Responsible for planning, co-ordination, supervision and control of nursing services. Ensure that prescribed policies and procedures are implemented and contribute to quality patient care. Personnel development, i.e. assessing in-service training needs and planning.
Inherent requirement of the job:
Valid (Code B/EB) driver’s licence. Attend to community needs after hours.
R 614 991 (PN-B4) - R 692 166 per annum Annual salary plus service benefits (13th cheque, employer's contribution to the pension fund, housing and medical aid allowance).
Starting Date:
Candidates may be subjected to a competency test. No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. As directed by the Department of Public Service and Administration, applicants must note that further checks will be conducted once they are shortlisted and that their appointment is subject to positive outcomes on these checks, which include security clearance, qualification verification, criminal records and previous employment.
  • It will be expected of candidates to be conversant in at least two of the official languages (English/Afrikaans/Xhosa) of the Western Cape.
  • It will be expected of shortlisted candidates to be:
  • available at the venue on the time and date as determined by the Department and
  • bring along recently (not older than 6 months) certified copies of your Identity Document (ID), driver’s license (if applicable for the post), qualification and/or proof of registration at relevant statutory body. Failure to adhere to the aforementioned may lead to his/her application being disqualified and not further considered.
Closing date: 2020/03/06