Healing Care Medical Centre
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3 months ago

Nursing Officer

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Healing Care Medical Centre, located in Mazabuka, is a newly established private medical facility providing various healthcare services including out-patient consultations, antenatal services, comprehensive laboratory services, to mention but a few.

We are looking to employ a Nursing Officer:

The Nursing Officer will be responsible for the provision of quality nursing care to all clients who visit the facility. He/she will work closely with other staff of various specialties to provide high quality health services to patients.

Education Requirements:

  • Must be a holder of a Bachelors Degree in Nursing
  • Must be fully registered with the General Nursing Council of Zambia and must possess a valid practicing license
  • Experience in provision of midwifery services will be a massive advantage
  • A minimum of 5 years work experience
  • A training in Emergency Obstetric and Neonatal Care (EmONC) will be an added advantage but not a requirement

General Expectations:

  • Must be honest, trustworthy and conduct themselves in a professional manner both during and after working hours.
  • Must be respectful to all facility staff and maintain a healthy relationship with them.
  • Must treat ALL patients with the utmost respect.
  • All medical information is to be kept confidential at all times.

Key Roles:

  • Provision of quality nursing care services to all patients and their families
  • Supervision of nurses working under him/her
  • Be available for duty on rostered shifts, weekends and in case of emergencies if need be
  • Ensure that patient care documentation is accurate
  • Ensure that infection prevention measures are instituted and maintained at all times in hospital.
  • Ensure that proper handover procedures are followed between nurses and at shift change to promote continuity of patient care
  • Able to recommend strategies to improve patient care
  • Serve as a liason between nurses and hospital administration
  • Must be able to provide guidance regarding the facility’s requirements for improvement and budgets
  • Able to work with other health care professionals
  • Must be ready to perform other relevant duties as assigned by the supervisor

Other Qualities & Skills:

  • Strong IT skills especially in usage of Microsoft Office software
  • Team working and management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Must be able to multitask
  • Must be able to operate well under pressure

Salary

Competitive Package

Method of Application

Interested candidates who meet the job requirements can send their applications to with the following attachments:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Professional qualifications
  • Relevant training certificates
  • HPCZ Registration and valid practicing license
  • Copy of the National Registration Card and/or passport
Application deadline
15 Sep 16:06