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Akeso Umhlanga – Registered Nurses x 2

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Umhlanga
Province KwaZulu-Natal
Position Registered Nurses x 2
Department Nursing
Date 01/03/2017

Requirements:

  • Proof of Registration as Registered Nurse with SANC
  • Diploma or Degree in Psychiatry
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to excel under pressure
  • Medication Management
  • Risk assessment and management
  • Good supervisory skills

Key Responsibilities:

  • Daily patient assessments
  • Medication administration and ordering
  • Charging of wards stock- Accuracy daily
  • Daily patient assessments
  • Execution of doctors’ orders
  • Assisting with patient admissions
  • Forming part of the multidisciplinary team

Applications:

  • CV’s to Jessika Sudheen: – jessika.s@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close 31st May, 2017

 

Akeso Umhlanga – Case Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Umhlanga
Province KwaZulu-Natal
Position Case Manager
Department Administration
Date 01/03/2017

Duties (Included, but not limited to):

  • Effective case management of admissions, ensuring authorizations fall within medical scheme requirements
  • Liaising with professionals and therapeutic units regarding patient treatment plans and discharges
  • Assist with incoming admission queries
  • Assist with admission of new patients when needed
  • Management of private accounts, ensuring zero debt

Requirements:

  • Previous Case Management experience an advantage
  • Extensive knowledge of medical aid schemes
  • Knowledge of ICD10 coding, prescribed minimum benefits and psychiatric diagnoses
  • Basic understanding of DSMIV criteria
  • Knowledge of Akeso Clinic protocols and admission requirements
  • Fanatical attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate: MS packages

Applications:

  • Applications to Sharoma Moonasar – sharoma.m@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close 31st May, 2017

 

Akeso Parktown – Nursing Unit Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Parktown
Province Gauteng
Position Nursing Unit Manager
Department Nursing
Date 08/03/2017

Duties (Included, but not limited to):

  • Effective management of nursing department in co-operation with the Nursing Services Manager.
  • Responsible for various therapy units and step-in for Nursing Manager, where applicable.
  • Cost effective management of nursing departments in co-operation with the Nursing Manger.
  • Promote and preserve the caring and professional approach of the nursing team in patient-centered care.
  • Identify and implement process improvements and quality assurance.
  • Liaise with Nursing Manager and staff.
  • Promote and coordinate training and development of the nursing department.
  • Liaise with doctors to support detailed feedback regarding patients care, providing good quality patient service.
  • Assist with after hours on call duties.
  • Assist with patient and doctors’ complaints.
  • Administration: Assist with monthly feedback report for Executive Committee meetings.
  • Work closely with the Nursing Manager and/or Human Resources Department to assist with disciplinary inquiries and relevant labour law legislation.
  • Ensure compliance with company procedures and protocols by actively working with the team and uphold SANC standards.

Requirements:

  • Proof of Registration as a Registered Nurse with South African Nursing Council (SANC).
  • Psychiatric qualification and experience required.
  • Experience in a nursing management capacity (Nursing Manager/Unit Manager).
  • Well-developed interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Excellent leadership qualities – able to function well and independently under pressure.
  • Administrative experience in medical recruitment including compliance, assessment, training and orientation of new staff with regards to company protocol.
  • Responsible to ensure complaints procedure is followed and the company is not put at risk with regard to negative financial or reputational impact.
  • Liaise closely with nursing agency regarding staff requirements.
  • A disposition towards high quality and excellent patient care.
  • Ability to positively motivate others.

Applications:

  • Applications to Adri Coetzee – adri.c@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close 31st May, 2017

 

Akeso Umhlanga – Registered Nurse

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Umhlanga
Province KwaZulu-Natal
Position Registered Nurse
Department Nursing
Date 12/04/2017

Requirements:

  • Proof of Registration as a Registered Nurse with SANC.
  • Diploma or degree in Psychiatry.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to excel under pressure.
  • Medication Management.
  • Risk assessment and management.
  • Good supervisory skills.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Medication administration and ordering.
  • Charging of ward stock daily – Accuracy daily.
  • Daily patient assessments.
  • Execution of doctors’ orders.
  • Assisting with patient admissions.
  • Forming part of the multidisciplinary team.

Applications:

  • Applications via email to Jessika Sudheen jessika.s@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close 31st May, 2017
  • Please note that if you have not been contacted 2 weeks after closing date, you can assume that your application has not been successful.

 

Akeso Kenilworth – Occupational Therapist – DDU, Unit Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Kenilworth
Province Western Cape
Position Occupational Therapist – DDU, Unit Manager
Department Nursing
Date 12/04/2017

Requirements:

  • Professional Registration as an Occupational Therapist.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ appropriate experience.
  • Exposure to inpatient psychiatry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overall management of the therapeutic programme offered at Akeso in the Dual Diagnosis unit (DDU).
  • Development and evaluation of the therapeutic programmes to maintain best clinical practice.
  • Management of human resources within the DDU team.
  • Provision of group, individual and family therapy.
  • Familiarity with the DBT model of therapy is preferable.
  • Facilitation of the collaborative treatment of patients within a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Marketing of COPE services both inside and outside of the clinic.
  • Close liaison with the COPE Manager and Hospital Manager.
  • Liaison with the medical team – doctors and nurses.
  • Liaison with administrative team.
  • Liaison with Akeso Support Office.

Applications:

  • Applications via email to Roxanne de Krielen roxanne.d@kenilworthinc.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close 31st May, 2017

 

Akeso Arcadia – Nursing Services Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Arcadia
Province Gauteng
Position Nursing Services Manager
Department Management – Nursing
Date 04/05/2017

Duties Include:

  • Managing all related nursing services and activities.
  • Ensuring that nursing standards, quality assurance and risk management is maintained within the hospital.
  • Management of compliance matters.
  • Assign decision-making authority/task responsibility to appropriate persons in order to maximize organization and employee effectiveness.
  • Facilitate effective change and conflict management.
  • Build strategic inter-departmental relationships to help achieve business goals.
  • Manage, advise and influence the delivery of cost-effective quality nursing care.
  • Management of the nursing budget as well as understanding the financial fundamentals of the healthcare business.
  • Promote sound staff, patient and doctor relationships.
  • Staff training, couching and recruitment.
  • Organising meetings and attending meetings when needed.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Current registration with the South African Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse with Psychiatric Nursing is essential.
  • Tertiary Nursing post-basic qualification and / or Management qualification is essential.
  • Exceptional insight and knowledge in management of a broad spectrum of psychiatric diagnoses.
  • Previous experience at unit management level essential.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Understanding of basic human resource protocols and standards as well as the Basic Conditions of Employment Act.
  • Must have an understanding of confidentiality issues and the use of discretion.

Applications:

  • Applications to Magriet Holder: magriet.h@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close May 31st, 2017

 

Akeso Arcadia – Nursing Services Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Arcadia
Province Gauteng
Position Hospital Manager
Department Management
Date 04/05/2017

Requirements:

  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to excel under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Risk assessment and management.
  • Good supervisory skills.
  • Relevant psychiatric/psychology/medical qualifications and/or high level management experience within a hospital environment.
  • Experience in operational management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • All aspects of hospital management, included, but not limited to.
    • Financial Management.
    • Administration.
    • Marketing.
    • Human Resources.
    • Nursing.
    • Catering.
    • Housekeeping.
    • Maintenance & Technical Services.
    • Clinical Governance.
  • Building and maintaining strong and mutually beneficial relationships with psychiatrists and other medical processionals.
  • Maintaining external stakeholder relationships, including but not limited to patients, vendors, legislative bodies, healthcare and nursing associations and organizations.

Applications:

  • Applications to Magriet Holder: magriet.h@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close May 31st, 2017

 

Akeso Montrose – Registered Nurse

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Montrose
Province Western Cape
Position Registered Nurse
Department Nursing
Date 04/05/2017

Requirements:

  • Proof of Registration as RN with SANC with Psychiatry.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure.

Key Outputs:

  • Clients assessment and formulation of nursing diagnosis and nursing care plans.
  • Medication management.
  • Managing ward stock.
  • Clinical record keeping.
  • Management of emergency equipment.
  • Admissions and discharges.
  • Forming part of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Understanding of risk assessment and management processes.
  • Risk assessment and management processes.
  • Shift leader responsibilities.

Applications:

  • Applications to Annemarie Louw: alouw@montrosemanor.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close May 19th, 2017

 

Akeso Montrose – Head Chef

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Montrose
Province Western Cape
Position Head Chef
Department Catering
Date 04/05/2017

Requirements:

  • Diploma or certificate in catering.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Experience of working in a hospital/clinic an advantage.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Driving license.

Key Outputs:

  • Manage and control planning, procurement and delivery of food and beverages including management of preparation of appropriate food for Eating Disorder clients.
  • Understand the unique food preparation needs for Eating Disorder individuals and liaise closely with Consultant Dietician.
  • Understand specific behavior patterns of individuals suffering with Eating Disorders (training available).
  • Managing catering budget.
  • Uphold and comply with OHSA hygiene standards.

Applications:

  • Applications to Annemarie Louw: alouw@montrosemanor.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close May 19th, 2017

 

Akeso Montrose – Nursing Unit Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Montrose
Province Western Cape
Position Nursing Unit Manager
Department Nursing
Date 04/05/2017

Requirements:

  • Proof of Registration as RN with SANC with Psychiatric Nursing.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Psychiatric Nursing experience.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Good leadership qualities.
  • Own transport.
  • Half day/flexi time position.

Key Outputs:

  • Participate as an integral member of the Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT), work hand in hand with MDT to oversee Client Care and well-being.
  • Assume overall responsibility for planning, supervising and evaluating the nursing services of Montrose Manor.
  • Ability and knowledge in the following:
    • Institutional and Nursing Philosophy, Vision, Mission and Objectives.
    • Operational Policies, Procedures and Protocols.
    • Resources Management.
    • Communication.
    • Teaching and learning principles.
    • Evidence based nursing practice.
    • Nursing theory.
    • Standards of Nursing.
    • Work schedules.
    • Health and Safety.
    • Concepts of Nursing Quality Assurance and Continuous Quality Improvement.

Applications:

  • Applications to Annemarie Louw: alouw@montrosemanor.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close May 19th, 2017