Title:  Registered Nurse- 3 Years FTC

Closing Date:  19 November 2023
Location:  BW
Description: 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 nursing care to patients/clients

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Recommends and incorporates cost saving initiatives into budgets
  • To provide comprehensive nursing care to patients / clients when necessary
  • Resuscitates patients accordingly e.g. inserts IV line, gives oxygen etc and refers when necessary
  • Orders investigations, interprets results, treats and refers to FNP and / or doctor within scope of practice
  • Formulates and implements individualised nursing care plans
  • Gives immunization to patients as necessary
  • Evaluates patient’s response to interventions, re-examines and takes appropriate actions within scope of practice
  • Ensures patients have a dignified demise and provides last offices at the end of care
  • Clearly and accurately documents patient’s progress for use by relevant care givers
  • Compiles various health statistics reports and submits to relevant authorities (e.g. midnight census, disease reports etc.)
  • Maintains unit consumables and equipment stock levels, and reports to the supervisor for action
  • Records use of stock on charge sheets
  • Provides relevant information and counseling to clients on their conditions and treatment
  • 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
  • Implements knowledge management principles through application of tools and methodologies
  • Identifies and implements creative and innovative ideas to continuously improve and sustain business performance
  • Establishes and maintains Business Partner relationships with all key stakeholders to facilitate the optimal functioning of the nursing section

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinates and monitors the implementation of safety, health and environmental programs in area of responsibility taking cognisance of all legal requirements to continuously improve and sustain business performance


  • Diploma in General Nursing


2 years post qualification experience in general nursing

Legal Certification/Professional Registration

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Botswana

Technical Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Patient Education
  • Risk Management
  • Maintain client relationships
  • Knowledge management

Behavioral Competencies

  • (SU_S)_Service Orientation (3)
  • (SU_S)_Planning, Coordination and Execution (3)
  • (SU_S)_Teamwork & Collaboration (2)
  • (SU_S)_Innovation (2)
  • (SU_S)_Concern for Safety, Health and the Environment (4)

Debswana is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Please note that we only contact shortlisted candidates.

Fixed Term Contract
3 Years

Job Segment: Patient Care, Registered Nurse, Risk Management, Nursing, Labor and Delivery, Healthcare, Finance