Deputy Theatre Unit Manager Port Elizabeth

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates who would like to become part of our multi-disciplinary Theatre Team at our state-of-the-art Day Hospital.

Minimum Requirements:

· Be a Professional Nurse with current SANC registration.

· Be driven, versatile, committed and passionate about the Nursing profession.

· Five years’ experience in the following disciplines will be an advantage – General, Gynaecology, Facial Maxilla, ENT, Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology and Urology.

· Have a thorough knowledge of general nursing theory and practice.

· A qualification in Operating Theatre Nursing Science will be advantageous.

· Management experience and strong leadership skills.

· Strong Administrative skills

· Computer literate

Key Outputs:

· Total care of patients within the Theatre Complex.

· Facilitate various surgical procedures.

· Theatre Administration

· Building professional relationships with colleagues, doctors and other medical personnel

· Create an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture

· Ensure well-functioning of the Theatre unit at all times through thorough planning

· Ensure that Theatre equipment is in good working condition and liaise with Maintenance manager on a regular basis.

· Liaise with stock supervisor and stock controllers daily to ensure sufficient and correct stock as per surgeon preference.

· Scrubbing when the need arises.

· Scheduling of nursing staff off duties.

· Monitor team performance.

· Motivate team members.

· Identify training needs and provide on the job training where required.

· Maintain Health, Safety and Infection Control Standards.

· Ensuring client satisfaction.

We offer a highly competitive package including 13thcheque and Company benefits.

Closing date : 27 May 2023

Email a brief CV to :

Should you not have heard from us within two (2) weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful

Job Type: Full-time

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • SANC Registration (Required)

Application Deadline: 2023/05/27

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