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Guidelines for Nurse Training Applicants

Guidelines for Nurse Training Applicants

Applications are invited for nurse training for the year . Closing date 30 September 2016

Introduction

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health prides itself on the high quality nurse training programmes offered by the departmental training institutions.
Twenty-four institutions offer the following accredited nurse training programmes:

Basic nurse training programmes

  • 4 year comprehensive
  • 2 year enrolled
  • 1 year enrolled auxiliary nurse
  • 2 year bridging to professional nurse (in-service staff only)

Post Registration Programmes (in-service staff only)

  • 1 year midwifery
  • 1 year psychiatric nursing
  • various post-registration programmes such as child nursing science, orthopaedic nursing, critical care nursing, operating theatre nursing science and midwifery and neonatal nursing science.

Selection of candidates for nurse training

The selection of candidates is district-based.  Some districts have been grouped in line with the nature of the training programmes offered within the district(s).  Applicants should submit their applications to the district selection committee in which they reside.
Six district selection committees have been identified as follows:

  • Ethekwini, Ilembe, Ugu (Ethekwini, DC 29 and DC21) – Ethekwini District Selection Committee
  • uMgungundlovu, Sisonke (DC22 and DC43) – uMgungundlovu district selection committee
  • Uthukela, Umzinyathi, Amajuba (DC23, DC24 and DC25) – Dundee district selection committee
  • Uthungulu (DC28) – Uthungulu district selection committee
  • Zululand (DC26) – Zululand district selection committee
  • Umkhanyakude (DC27) – Umkhanyakude district selection committee

Guidelines to applicants

  • An advertisement for nurse training posts appear in the local newspaper’s – (Ilanga, Zululand Observer, Mercury and Witness) – local hospitals and clinics in January each year – requirements of the training programme will be stipulated in the advertisement.
  • Instructions in the advert to be complied with e.g. regarding the documentation to be submitted with the application letter and catchment area.
  • It is not necessary to fill in application forms (Z 83) at this stage.
  • An application letter and certified copies of certificates must reach the address provided in the advertisement on or before the closing date.
  • Do not send applications to an address other than the one in the advertisement, no hand delivered applications will be entertained.
  • No applications are to be directed to the training institutions/hospitals or head office (Natalia), or the KwaZulu-Natal College of Nursing.
  • Ensure that the advertisement is read in its entirety especially with regard to responses to applicants.
  • Due to the large number of applications received only successful applications will be responded to.
  • Please note, no waiting lists are kept.
  • Any applicant who has been in previous training in the 4 year programme and has been excluded, will  not be eligible for entry into the same programme.

For further information, contact the KwaZulu-Natal College of Nursing on the following numbers

Mpumalanga University Term Date

Mpumalanga University Term Date

For Mpumalanga University Term Date contact ;

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Email:
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Tel: 013 590 0590

For Application and Registration Information:
Email:
studentapplications@ump.ac.za.

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WITS Postgraduate fees for the academic year

WITS Postgraduate fees for the academic year

 

  • The Wits Fees Book (Complete) is availabe, you will need a pdf viewer/reader (e.g. Adobe Acrobat) to access the book.

    Transcript Fees

    Please click Transcript Fees  for information on transcript fees. Academic records must be ordered from the Faculty in which you were last registered.
    Section B of the Transcript Fees must be completed in full and faxed or emailed to the respective faculty (see details below).
    Kindly fax or email Section B and proof of payment to:

    • Commerce, Law and Management: +27 11 717 8175
    • Engineering and the Built Environment: +27 11 717 7009
    • Health Sciences: +27 11 643 4318
    • Science: Neliswa.Sithole@wits.ac.za
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    – See more at: https://www.wits.ac.za/study-at-wits/fees-and-funding/#sthash.S08h7orv.dpuf

 
 

University of Johannesburg UJ Term Date

University of Johannesburg UJ Term Date

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Senior students – please note the dates of the Academic Calendar below (similar to those of 2016) differ significantly from the dates and format of the 2015 Academic Calendar.

Activity

Dates

Off-site (online) student registration for

Mon 01-09 – Fri 02-03

SSA FSA (exam) of 2nd Semester 2016

Mon 01-09 – Fri 01-13

First year seminar

Tue 01-31 – Fri 02-03

First Term (Quarter)

Mon 02-06 – Thu 03-24

Mid Semester Break

Sat 04-08 – Mon 04-17

Second Term (Quarter)

Mon 03-27 – Fri 04-07 and

Tue 04-18 – Fri 05-19

Study Break for Students

Sat 05-20 – Fri 05-26 *

1st Semester Final Assessment (FSAO/Exam)

Sat 05-27 – Tue 06-13

Winter Holidays for Students

Fri 06-16 – Sun 07-09

Mid-Year Supplementary Assessments (SSA

Mon 07-17 – Fri 07-21

FSAOs)

Third Term (Quarter)

Mon 07-24 – Fri 09-08

Mid Semester Break

Sat 09-09 – Sun 09-17

Fourth Term (Quarter)

Mon 09-18 – Fri 11-03

Study Break for Students

Sat 11-04 – Fri 11-10

2nd Semester Final Assessment (FSAO/Exam)

Sat 11-11 – Tue 11-28

Summer Holidays for Students

From Wed 11-29

End of Year Supplementary Assessments

Mon 2021-01-08 – Fri 2021-01-12

(SSA FSAOs)

*The Final Assessments (Exams) of 31 May and 1 June will move to the Study period – 23 & 24 May respectively due to religious reasons. 31 May and 1 June will then be available for study purposes.

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Term Date

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Term Date

ACADEMIC CALENDAR:

LECTURE BLOCKS

  • First teaching block: Monday 6 February – Friday 24 March (34 days)
  • Second teaching block: Monday 27 March – Friday 26 May (36 days)
  • Third teaching block: Monday 17 July – Friday 1 September (34 days)
  • Fourth teaching block: Monday 4 September – Friday 27 October (35 days)

NORMAL EXAMINATION PERIODS

  • First Semester: Wednesday 31 May – Tuesday 20 June (16 days)
  • Second Semester: Thursday 2 November – Wednesday 22 November (18 days)

RE-EXAMINATION PERIODS

  • January re-examinations: Monday 9 January – Tuesday 24 January (including extension of 2016 normal examinations)
  • February re-examinations: Thursday 9 February – Friday 17 February (during term time)
  • Second Semester: Monday 10 July – Friday 14 July
  • December re-exam: Monday 11 December – Wednesday 13 December

NOTE:
In the event of exams being disrupted, the University reserves the prerogative to extend the exam period for a reasonable time beyond the planned end of exams.

GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Autumn graduation

  • Thursday 30 March – Friday 31 March (George)
  • Tuesday 4 April – Tuesday 11 April (Port Elizabeth)

Summer graduation

  • Thursday 14 December
  • Friday 15 December

STUDENT RECESS PERIODS

  • 14 April – 23 April
  • 21 June – 16 July
  • 23 September – 1 October
  • 23 November – 31 December

* University re-opens: 3 January

PUBLIC AND SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

Semester 1 Sun 1 January New Year’s Day
Mon 2 January Public Holiday
Tues 21 March Human Rights Day
Fri 14 April Good Friday
Mon 17 April Family Day
Thurs 27 April Freedom Day
Fri 28 April University Holiday
Mon 1 May Workers’ Day
Fri 16 June Youth Day
Semester 2 Wed 09 August National Women’s Day
Sun 24 September Heritage Day
Mon 25 September Public Holiday
Sat 16 December Day of Reconciliation
Mon 25 December Christmas Day
Tues 26 December Day of Goodwill

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS (COASTAL SCHOOLS)

Term 1

  • Sat 1 April – Mon 17 April
  • Mon 20 March – School Holiday
  • Fri 28 April – School Holiday

Term 2

  • Sat 1 July – Sun 23 July

Term 3

  • Sat 30 September – Sun 8 October

Term 4

  • Thurs 7 December – Tues 16 Jan 2021