We are seeking a Registered Nurse to become an integral part of our client’s team at a retirement village renowned for its comprehensive mid and frail-care services. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in overseeing frail care and delivering exceptional care to the elderly and frail residents within our retirement village environment.
- A registered Professional Nurse and registered with the South African Council of Nurses
- Proven management experience of three years within a frail care centre
- 5 – 10 years of geriatric nursing experience
- Nursing experience relating to Alzheimer’s and dementia would be an advantage
- Business acumen, budgeting, managing expenses, cost containment, and revenue-generating skills are critical
- Patient and client focus is imperative
- Must be in possession of a valid driver’s license and own transport
- Skilled in MS Office – Word, Excel and PowerPoint
- First Aid Training would be advantageous
- Must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with residents, their families, and the employees
- Must be able to work under pressurized conditions due to the nature of the work.
- To ensure that all residents are receiving holistic care in respect of their physical, psychological, and spiritual well-being.
- Responsible for administration and new admissions of frail care residents.
- Direct responsibility for maintaining occupancy and service levels of the Frail Care Centre
- Maintaining and being abreast with all nursing policies and procedures.
- Reputation management.
- Actively manage Frail Care procedures and standards (for example, bed statistics etc.) and policies for the highest quality assurance.
- Management of nursing staff’s absenteeism and timekeeping.
- The Frail Care Centre Manager will manage the nursing staff and caregivers per 12-hour shift.
- Communication And Interpersonal Skills
- Business Acumen
- patient management
- geriatric experience
Desired Qualification Level & Accreditations:
- South African Nursing Council
The package on Offer:
- R23 000.00 – R25 000.00 CTC per month (Negotiable)
Only candidates who meet all the requirements stipulated in this advert will be considered. If you don’t receive feedback from us within 2 weeks of your application, please consider your application unsuccessful.
To apply, please send your CV and supporting documents to email@example.com, including the reference “REF: Frail Care Manager” in the subject line.