East Rand, Gauteng
Posted 4 weeks ago

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.

Minimum requirements:

  • 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.

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Desired Skills:

  • Communication And Interpersonal Skills
  • Business Acumen
  • patient management
  • geriatric experience

Desired Qualification Level & Accreditations:

  • Diploma
  • 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, including the reference “REF: Frail Care Manager” in the subject line.

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