Location Theatre Clinton Hospital – Alberton

Reporting structure Unit Manager
Closing date 14 May 2021

The Enrolled Nurse Auxiliary will be responsible for direct and/or indirect nursing care of a patient or group of
patients and will function under the direct and/ or indirect supervision of the Registered Nurse. This includes
caring for the patient, his possessions, documentation and the control and economical use of stock and
equipment in the ward.
The duties of the post include but are not limited to the following, and are carried out in accordance with Netcare’s
Policies and Procedures. The objective of this post is to render and promote cost effective quality patient care in
accordance with hospital standards and policies.
 Practice patient care according to his/her Scope of Practice and assume total responsibility for these
 Execute all procedures according to hospital standards
 Carry out all departmental related duties as assigned by Supervisors
 Practice the principles of infection prevention and all standard precautions
 Promote and maintains good public relations with patients, relatives and visitors
 Attend handover of report from the Shift leader
 Refer any queries to the sister-in-charge.
 Ensures that all documentation is maintained accurately and timorously reflecting patient care
 Ensure all stock is charged appropriately
 Assist with file compilation
 Maintains a therapeutic, clean and safe environment that is free from medico-legal hazards
 Adheres to Netcare medical waste management principles and all other waste management principles
 Maintains a safe working environment in accordance with the Machinery and Occupational Safety Act
 Reports potential/actual risks identified
 Ensures all stock is well controlled and managed
 Responsible for ensuring correct use, cleaning and storage of equipment
 Reports equipment needing repair or replacement to sister-in-charge
 Maintain professional conduct and standards at all times in accordance with hospital policies and procedures
 Maintains patient confidentiality at all times
 Assumes responsibility for own personal and professional development
 Assumes responsibility for maintaining competence in CPR
 Projects a positive professional image
 Promotes and maintains good working and interpersonal relationships with management, colleagues and
 Keeps up to date with Netcare’s evolving policies and procedures
 Registered with SANC as an Enrolled Nurse Auxiliary
 Relevant experience in the nursing discipline
 Previous experience in Theatre essential
 Thorough knowledge of general / specialized nursing theory and practice
 Extensive knowledge of modern nursing care principles and practices in the highly specialised field
The Company’s approved Employment Equity plan and targets will be considered as part of the recruitment
process aligned to the Group’s Employment Equity strategy. Netcare actively supports the recruitment of
people with disabilities.
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are requested to e-mail a detailed CV to


or alternatively fax application details to

Please note:
 Please note that reference checks for internal applicants will be conducted with the current and past
Netcare direct line managers of the applicant and the relevant Netcare HR Managers. Employees are
therefore encouraged to discuss internal job applications with their direct line manager to ensure that the
line manager is aware of the application.
 In the event of a candidate having any disability that may impair the individual’s ability to perform the job
function, the candidate must kindly inform the employer so that an assessment for reasonable
accommodation can be made.
 By applying for this position and providing us with your CV and other personal information, you are
consenting to the information being used for the specific purpose for which it was provided, which is
recruitment purposes and possible appointment purposes (should you be successful). Please note that your
information will be processed for recruitment purposes only or for such purposes relating to assessing the
establishment of an employment relationship with yourself, and this will be done in accordance with the
applicable data protection and privacy legislation. We confirm that such information will not be used for
any other purpose without obtaining your prior consent.
 If your application is not successful, we retain your CV and other information provided for a period of
6 months after which it will be destroyed in a secure manner. If you object to your information being used
in accordance with the aforementioned clauses, please indicate your objection and we will immediately
destroy your personal information in a secure manner.

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