Debswana Diamond Company  would like to invite suitably qualified innovative, results oriented and self-driven individuals to apply for the position listed and described below and join a professional team driven by service excellence, where the demands of the business are met by encouraging team work and addressing the needs of the individual. 

Purpose of the Role

To provide comprehensive primary health care services in the out-patient department

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Consults patients, prescribes treatment and or refers to relevant professionals when necessary
  • Orders investigations, and interprets results
  • Performs minor surgical interventions, attends to medical emergencies and admits patients
  • Advice clients on managing chronic diseases
  • Analyses and identifies disease trends and takes appropriate action and notifies relevant authorities
  • Assumes managerial responsibilities on back shifts by responding quickly, and leading and directing the team and any other auxiliary services to address abnormal or emergency situations
  • Ensures that patients, families and siginificant others are well informed and included in patient care planning
  • Implements and manages the nursing care risk profile preventative programs
  • Monitors and manages the implementation of the nursing care quality assurance programs
  • Records use of stock on charge sheets

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Recommends and incorporates cost saving initiatives into budgets
  • Identifies and implements creative and innovative ideas to continuously improve and sustain business performance
  • Implements knowledge management principles through application of tools and methodologies to continuously improve and sustain business performance
  • Establishes and maintains Business Partner relationships with all key stakeholders to facilitate the optimal functioning of the functional area


  • Diploma in General Nursing
  • Diploma. in Family Nurse Practice


2 years post qualification experience family nurse practice

Technical Competencies

  • Quality & Ethical conduct
  • Patient Safety & Risk
  • Patient care

Behavioral Competencies

  • (S_S)_Business Acumen (2)
  • (S_S)_Change Leadership (1)
  • (S_S)_Concern for Safety, Health and the Environment (4)
  • (S_S)_Developing Others (3)
  • (S_S)_Impact & Influence (2)
  • (S_S)_Innovation (2)
  • (S_S)_Managing Performance and Holding People Accountable (4)
  • (S_S)_Planning, Coordination and Execution (3)
  • (S_S)_Service Orientation (3)
  • (S_S)_Teamwork & Collaboration (2)

Debswana is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Fixed Term Contract
1 year

Job Segment: Medical, Nursing, Physician, Patient Care, Nurse Practitioner, Healthcare

Closing Date:  12/02/21

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