Health and Beauty Jobs

Theatre Unit Manager urgently needed: APPLY HERE

Theatre Unit Manager urgently needed: APPLY HERE

Cape Town, Western Cape


The Theatre Unit Manager will be responsible for coordinating and Organising theatre to ensure a safe therapeutic environment, by ensuring compliance to professional and ethical practices.

Job Description:

Services to patients cannot be improved if operating theatres are seen in isolation. The
patient’s surgical journey is complex and crosses many boundaries. Improving operating
theatre performance must be seen in the context of a wider system, including pre-operative
assessment, elective and emergency admissions, bed management and discharge planning and competencies and people management.

Discuss theatre performance each quarter, eg focusing on:
– Achievements and/or lack of progress against targets.
– Action for improvement.
– Matching demand and capacity for emergency and elective work for each specialty, including how any backlog will be dealt with
Theatre Management Group is responsible for ensuring that theatre policies are agreed,
adhered to and kept up-to-date.

Manage HR costs in such a way as to ensure cost effective quality care including overtime and temporary staff
To be equipped with the necessary skills required to lead a Multi disciplainary Theatre complex on two sites
Manage all costs emanating from the theatre
Assist with Theatre bookings, preparation of patiednts for procedures, patient recovery, CSSD etc.
Interview, appoint and retain staff


A relevant nursing qualification – Diploma in General Nursing( NQF Level 6) or B Cur Degree (NQF Level 7)
Registration with the South African Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse
Compliance with SANC code for a Registered Nurse and all applicable health care legislations
Diploma Operating Room Science

Work Experience:

3 -4 Operating Theatre experience
An intermediate level of computer literacy
Experience in OT management
Experience in Clinical leadership
Sound financial knowledge and the ability to interpret financial data


The capacity to implement and maintain standards of health practice required from all accredited bodies and appropriate health legislation

Please note:

In the event of a candidate having any disability that may impair the individual’s ability to perform the job function; the candidate must kindly inform the employer so that an assessment for reasonable accommodation can be made.
If you applied for a position as advertised by Rhens Consulting (Pty) Ltd and you are shortlisted for that position, then Rhens Consulting (Pty) Ltd will contact you.
If you have not heard from Rhens Consulting (Pty) Ltd within one week after your application, kindly consider that your application may be unsuccessful.
By applying for this position and providing us with your CV and other personal information, you are consenting to the information being used for the specific purpose for which it was provided, which is recruitment purposes and possible appointment purposes (should you be successful) and any other related purposes
You automatically consent and confirm that Rhens Consulting (Pty) Ltd:
1.may through its processes, review your CV in accordance with the POPI Act No.4 of 2013; 2.has not breached the POPI Act No.4 of 2013 and / or any other relevant Acts or Codes Of Conduct;
may market your CV to other companies for positions you may be suited for;
will keep your details on its database for future opportunities for which you may be suited for;
will be the principle Recruitment Agent whom you authorize to market your CV and credentials.
Please note that your information will thus be processed for recruitment and related in accordance with the applicable data protection and privacy legislation inter alia POPI Act No.4 of 2013.
If you object to your information being used in accordance with the aforementioned clauses, please indicate your objection and we will immediately destroy your personal information in a secure manner
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are requested to apply directly to Indeed. Closing date for applications is 30 July 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 1 week after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Job Type: Full-time


Operating Theatre: 3 years (Required)
Clinical Leadership: 3 years (Required)
OT management: 3 years (Required)


Diploma (Required)


SANC (Required)

Apply Now

Source: Indeed

Back to top button