Lambano Sanctuary: Professional Nurse / Hospice Manager

Lambano Sanctuary
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 26 October, 2012
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Lambano Sanctuary is a Christian nonprofit organistion that cares for HIV positive children in a foster care cluster setting. Lambano is based in Wychwood, Germiston and have been operating since 2001.

Lambano seeks to appoint a Professional Nurse/Hospice Manager, based in Germiston, Ekurhuleni.


  • Manage hospice and step down facility;
  • Up skill the facility from 1 star to 5 star according to the Hospice Palliative Care Association recommendations – policies and procedures;
  • Practice patient care according to his/her scope of practice and assume total responsibility for these activities;
  • Practice patient care and ensure that all patients have an appropriate nursing care plan;
  • Liaise with Doctors, hospitals, Social Workers, laboratories and parents;
  • Mentoring and supervision of junior healthcare providers and support staff;
  • Manage acuity and skill mix to ensure appropriate level of care;
  • Ensure all stock is well controlled and managed;
  • Reports and acts upon potential or actual risks identified.


  • Registration with South African Nursing Council;
  • Qualification in paediatrics and palliative care will be an advantage;
  • Willingness to further studies in Palliative Care if not already done;
  • Minimum of five years managerial experience at ward level;
  • Strong administration skills;
  • Flexibility in working hours;
  • Valid driver’s licence will be preferred;
  • Strong work ethic.

Only South African citizen need to apply.

To apply, submit a CV, current salary, salary expectations and motivation letter with ‘Professional Nurse’ in the subject line to

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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