Nurse Aid

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Nurse Aid

  • Post Date:May 19, 2021
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Certificate
    Experience 1-3 Years
  • Industry Health Care
Job Description

The Collaborative Clinical Research Centre (CCRC) is seeking a competent suitably trained and qualified Nurse Aid to work at the CCRC Research Site in Harare. 2 Allan Wilson Avenue, Belgravia. This is a one year fixed term contract. The CCRC implements high level HIV prevention and treatment research and collaborates with a broad range of partners nationally and internationally.

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Help patients with personal hygiene and care such as bathing, grooming, and dressing, and bowel and bladder care;
  • Take and record patient vital signs and weight;
  • Observe and record patients conditions, food and liquid intake and other behavior, and report changes to supervisor;
  • Help patients walk with canes, walkers, or other devices;
  • Make beds, and maintain clean and safe environments for patients
  • Lift, transport, and move patients using the appropriate techniques;
  • Treat all patients, family, and other visitors with respect, and engage with them in a tactful manner at all times;
  • Comply with all safety and health regulations

Qualifications and Attributes

  • Must hold current Nurse Aid certification;
  • Prior work experience in a direct patient care setting or in a long term care facility preferred;
  • Proven working experience in a research setting is an added advantage but not a prerequisite;
  • Must be in good physical health to be able to lift and move patients, and to be able to walk or stand for long periods of time;
  • Must be compassionate and personable;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to prioritize assignments;
  • Ability to handle emotional and stressful situations in a professional manner while remaining calm

To apply

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to email applications including detailed curriculum vitae with contactable references and certified copies of academic, identity cards, professional licences, and professional qualifications to: [email protected] The successful candidate must be able to start work on 1 June 2021.

NB -Only shortlisted candidates meeting the above requirements will be contacted for interviews.

Deadline: 21 May 2021