Nursing Vacancy At National Blood Service

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere

Applications are invited from suitably qualified prospective applicants to fill in the above-mentioned positions.

Reporting to Mobile Team Leader Station Harare Period Five-year fixed term contract

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performing venesection on blood donors.
  • Collecting samples for laboratory tests.
  • Performing plasma exchange procedures.
  • Compiling periodic (daily, weekly and monthly or as needed) sectional reports for decision making.
  • Ordering consumables.
  • Inducting and capacitating staff.
  • Validating and verifying equipment.
  • Checking the integrity of blood bags.
  • Reporting vehicle/equipment faults/breakdowns.
  • Counselling blood donors (pre and post donation) referring complex cases for further management.
  • Bleeding clients for paternity test samples.
  • Inducting Peer Promoters on the blood donation process.
  • Performing apheresis donation procedures.
  • Conducting blood donation process talks at the collection site.
  • Conducting pre-donation screening according to set procedures.
  • Verifying donor identity before bleeding, recording donor information and correct allocation and labelling of blood donation bags.
  • Giving appropriate donor care after bleeding, issuing of donor incentives and newsletters (Thank-you letters).
  • Identifying and managing all adverse reactions on blood donors.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree /Diploma in nursing.
  • A qualification in counseling.
  • Valid practicing certificate.
  • Minimum of 5 ordinary level passes including English and Mathematics.
  • Have at least 2 years’ experience in a similar position.

Interested and suitably qualified candidates should email their application letters, certified academic and professional certificates and CVs to: addressed to: The Human Capital Officer National Blood Service Zimbabwe P O Box A101, Avondale HARARE Deadline: 09 November 2022 (1600hrs) NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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