Lifehealthcare Vacancies – Theatre Manager

Website Life Healthcare

Job Description:

A vacancy exists for a Theatre Manager, based at Life St Dominic’s Hospital, reporting to Jenny Olfsen, Nurse Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and coordinating the theatre complex in line with clinical protocols and Company & hospital strategic objectives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop learning opportunities for staff in order to ensure all staff members have a complete and relevant IDP in line with career aspirations and succession planning practices
  • Provide direction and inspire positive work behaviour in theatre
  • Limit supplier access into theatre by ensuring the supplier representative procedure is adhered to
  • Providing input in the budgeting and Capex meeting
  • Communicate to theatre staff and doctors to comply with formulary products
  • Managing the implementation of formulary changes, accelerated product conversions and RSRT improvement initiatives
  • Minimise overtime hours by updating shift schedules and arranging call lists
  • Ensuring effective product management by
  • Ensuring continuous improvement in patient safety
  • Reviewing and maintaining the relevant inventory control reports and stock levels
  • Ensuring effective theatre utilisation by effectively allocating theatre time to doctors
  • Manage performance and productivity by conducting JPM’s and rewarding top performers
  • Conducting operations, clinical and risk management by participating in consultative forum and management meetings
  • Establishing effective doctor relationships by taking note of doctors requirements and addressing doctor’s requests timeously.
  • Ensure transactional processing in relation to employee compensation and benefits is complete
  • Providing effective people management by demonstrating visible leadership skill by sponsoring initiatives and projects and ensuring change is supported
  • Ensure productive working relationships are supported by sound employee relations and compliance the IR Policies

Job Requirements:

  • Current registration with SANC as a professional nurse
  • Strong leadership skills, sound communication and inter-personal skills
  • Influencing
  • Leading by example
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Motivating and developing people
  • Action orientation
  • Customer responsiveness
  • The ability to work well under pressure and assume responsibility for managing personal outputs
  • Engaging diversity
  • Building relationships
  • Computer proficiency
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Excellence orientation
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Organisational awareness

Qualification & Experience:

  • A relevant management qualification will be an added advantage
  • A Post –Basic Theater qualification /Diploma
  • 5-8 years relevant theatre experience in a managerial capacity
  • Must be Theatre qualified

Job Details:

Company: Life Healthcare

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: East London, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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