Job Title
Operations Manager
Employment Type
Full Time
5 to 10 years
Job Published
22 October 2021
Job Reference No.

Job Description

Education, Experience, and competencies required

  • Diploma / degree in general nursing and midwifery
  • One year Post Basic Diploma in Nursing Administration
  • One year Post Basic Diploma in a Specialty, Critical Care, Trauma, Emergency or Theatre
  • A relevant Financial Management qualification will be advantageous
  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years’ experience in Senior Management capacity
  • Above average working knowledge of Financial, Pharmacy, Chain Management and labour relations principles
  • Proof of registration with any governing body, SANC – All stated qualifications
  • Computer proficienty in MS Office

Competencies required

  • Excellent Strategic and Operation Leadership Qualities and the ability to motivate others
  • Well- developed organizational, interpersonal, leadership, decision-making and conflict resolution skills
  • Must be able function independently under pressure
  • Ability to maintain a professional image and build good working relationship with Dr’s and all stakeholders
  • An advanced skills set relevant to the commissioning of medical facility

Accountability and responsibility

  • General managerial responsibilities
  • General financial acumen
  • Management of problematic bed bookings
  • Patient complaints / incident management
  • Promote and preserve patient care and continuous quality improvement plan

Maintaining Standards

  • Application of Policies for the operation withing the hospital industry
  • Ensuring that all documentation required is correctly completed and appropriately filed and distributed
  • Ensuring adherence to all relevant statutes, statutory bodies, rules and regulations, disciplinary code and staff employee manuels