CSSD Supervisor – Cape Town
A well-reputed, multi-disciplinary private hospital requires the services of a CSSD Supervisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the effective functioning of the CSSD unit by ensuring that all operational requirements are met on a daily basis. Also manage and supervise staff in this department by assigning duties and monitoring performance.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
Oversee specific CSSD budget by cost effective maintenance of supply of devices, prioritizing the needs and spending the funds accordingly.
Controlling stock, taking regular inventories of stock, identifying shortages, ordering new equipment and limiting breakages and theft.
Ensure sterility of equipment including evaluation of storage facilities and developing procedures to keep equipment free from contamination. Also quality control of all theatre and ward packs to standard.
Effectively track and monitor the facility’s use of sterile devices by keeping diligent records.
Assist in the identification and prevention of potential sources of infection in the facility.
Ensuring that staff understand and correctly implement relevant policies as well as relaying concerns to management.
Oversee proper cleaning of re-usable devices.
Train assistants to be optimally functional and fully understanding of protocols.
Professional Nurse with valid SANC registration
- Experience in theatre environment
- Well-organised and energetic
- Excellence orientated
- Strong interpersonal – and problem solving skills
- Team player with well-developed communication skills
- Ability to cope with pressure
- Flexible and effective in managing change
- Work according to flexi-hour system which could include night shift
- Ethical and professional behaviour
If you are interested in the above-mentioned position, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us for more information on 0871 505 417.