Unit Leader - NRC Mthatha

National Renal Care - NRC Mthatha

Eastern Cape, South Africa


Aug 20

National Renal Care has grown and evolved into the leading total kidney and diseasemanagement organisation in South Africa. NRC cares, not only for its patients but also forsociety and earth.National Renal Care seeks to recruit an ambitious, talented, goal driven and self-motivatedindividual to fulfil the role of a Unit Leader.NATIONAL RENAL CARE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERThe Company's approved Employment Equity plan and targets will be considered as partof the recruitment process aligned to the Groups Employment Equity strategy. NationalRenal Care actively supports the recruitment of people with disabilities.Please note:Please note that reference checks for applicants will be conducted with current and pastemployers. Reference checks for internal applicants will be conducted with the direct linemanager/s. Employees are encouraged to discuss internal job applications with their directline 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 individuals ability toperform the job function, the candidate must kindly inform the employer so that anassessment 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 wasprovided, which is recruitment purposes and possible appointment purposes (should yoube successful). Please note that your information will be processed for recruitmentpurposes only or for such purposes relating to assessing the establishment of anemployment relationship with yourself, and this will be done in accordance with theapplicable data protection and privacy legislation. We confirm that such information will notbe used for any other purpose without obtaining your prior consent.If your application is not successful, we retain your CV and other information provided fora period of 6 months after which it will be destroyed in a secure manner. If you object toyour information being used in accordance with the aforementioned clauses, please indicate your objection and we will immediately destroy your personal information in asecure manner.If you are not contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date, please regard your applicationas unsuccessful. ROLE SUMMARYThe Unit Leader will be responsible for coordinating improved quality nursing care byensuring compliance to professional and ethical practice. The incumbent will also beresponsible for monitoring and ensuring that nursing care and service delivery isimplemented and practiced within a multi-disciplinary quality assurance team. In accordance the incumbent will be accountable for coordinating capacity building,mentoring and training.KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:Ensure growth of the business through marketing, communication and education ofstakeholders on an on - going basis.Ensure that all financial policies and procedures are adhered to in the unit i.e. patient andunit administration, CAPEX, equipment, budget planning, stock, waste, etc.Ensure effective staff care by compliance to HR and payroll policies and procedures inmanaging staff, staffing and related issues daily in the business.Ensure and create a safe and conducive dialysis environment for NRC to render optimaldialysis daily.Ensure adherence to clinical policies and procedures and ensure that NRCs qualityinitiatives are utilised for all patients under your management.Ensure efficient customer service by maintaining proactive and effective stakeholder andinterdepartmental relationships and communication in order to maintain optimal standardsof service delivery.Ensure on - going education, training and development of yourself and unit staff in orderto provide the best dialysis service.Ensure optimal patient care in line with NRCs policies & procedures, best care practicesand quality initiatives.Demonstrate the National Renal Care Values and Caring the NRC Way in all mybehaviour.HOW TO APPLY:Please upload your CV on Skillsmap.

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