Chief Professional Nurse – HESD10377

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Chief Professional Nurse – HESD10377 – (2100004F)

Position: Chief Professional Nurse

Department: Health and Social Development
Division: Primary Health Care
Salary: R552 840 – R758 424 per annum (plus benefits)

Core Responsibilities:

  • Provide Leadership and Manage implementation of Primary Health Care programs in a health facility
  • Manage, Plan, Supervise and control operations and related activities for a Primary Health Care facility including mobile clinic,
  • Adolescent Youth Unit and Ward-based Primary Health Care
  • Plan, Supervise and Control the implementation of Primary Health Care Operations in accordance with good Governance prescribed
  • Policies, guidelines, and Risk Management strategies
  • Implement Financial Processes according to the Supply Chain Management Policy and Municipal Finance Management Act of 2003, Act 56 of 2003
  • Ensure compassionate, effective, efficient, accessible, affordable customer-related Health Care services to Clients, Patients and Communities
  • Ensure good Team spirit and interpersonal relationships with own Personnel, National Partners, Care Groups and other Stakeholders in order to optimize the performance outputs and outcomes of the facility


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Nursing (BCur) (NQF 7) or Diploma with:
  • General Nursing, Midwifery, Psychiatric (optional), Community Health Nursing
  • Diploma in Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Diagnosis Treatment and Care
  • Degree in Health Service Management
  • Computer literacy
  • Driver’s license
  • Dispensing course and license
  • Registration with South African Nursing Council with certificate to practice
  • 5 Years’ experience as a Community Health Nurse / Clinical Nurse Practitioner (Primary Health Care Nurse) in a Primary Care facility

Enquiries: Tel: 0860 54 3000; E-mail:

Candidates may be requested to submit proof of the NQF level applicable to the qualifications they have obtained.

Should candidates not be informed of the outcome of the application within six weeks of the closing date, it should be regarded as having been unsuccessful. The City of Ekurhuleni subscribes to the principles of the Employment Equity Act and reserves the right to appoint, not appoint or to appoint laterally.

Primary Location: South Africa-Gauteng-Corporate
Work Locations: Corporate
Job: Chief Professional Nurse|Professionals
Organization: Health Operations Division

Travel: No

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