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Western Cape College of Nursing: Multi Campus

20 August 2018

APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED FOR NURSE TRAINING FOR THE 2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

DIPLOMA IN NURISNG (GENERAL, PSYCHIATRIC, COMMUNITY) AND MIDWIFERY

DURATION: 4 YEARS

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS – PRE 2008

  • Grade 12 (Std 10) – Minimum 28 points

Symbol

Higher Grade

Standard Grade

A

8

5

B

7

4

C

6

3

D

5

2

E

4

1

F

1

0

 

  • English: Minimum symbol “E” Higher grade or “D” Standard Grade
  • Biology  “E” Higher Grade or “D” standard Grade

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS – FROM 2008

  • National Senior Certificate: Degree/Diploma
  • Minimum: 28 points
  • English L4
  • Additional Language L4
  • Maths L3/Maths Literacy L4
  • Life Sciences L4
  • And any other 3 subjects from the designated list

Brochure on how to apply

Click to download Application Form 

 

The points will be calculated as follows:

NSC Rating

NSC Percentage

Points Value For Calculation of APS

Adjusted Percentage for APS Calculation

 

 

8

90% - 100%

7

80% - 100%

7

80% - 89%

6

70% - 79%

6

70% - 79%

5

60% - 69%

5

60% - 69%

4

50% - 59%

4

50% - 59%

3

40% - 49%

3

40% - 49%

2

30% - 39%

2

30% - 39%

1

0% - 29%

1

0% - 29%

 

Please submit all applications to the following Postal Addresses:

CAMPUS

ADDRESS

Athlone – Metro West Campus

Western Cape College of Nursing, Private Bag X 2, Surwell, 7762

Worcester – Boland Overberg Campus

Department of Health, Private Bag X 3113, Worcester, 6849

George – South Cape Karoo Campus

1 Herrie Street, Dormehlsdrift, George 6530

 

FOR ATTENTION: HEAD OF CAMPUS

 

 Documents to submit with your application (Requirement):

  • A certified copy (less than three (3) months old) of page one of your Identity Document/Card 
  • A certified copy (less than three (3) months old) of your National Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification, still in Grade 12, marks obtained at the end of grade 11 together with your most recent Grade 12 marks must be submitted.
  • If you attended any higher education institution, an original Academic Record and a Certificate of Conduct must accompany application form.
  • Submit certified copies (less than three (3) months old) of certificates/diplomas/degrees obtained previously.
  • In case the name on the National Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification differs from the name of the national identity document and on the application form, evidence needs to be included to verify the difference. The same applies when the ID number differs.
  • Proof of residence or affidavit

Documents (Optional)

  • 2 page Curriculum Vitae with the following information:
  • Full Names and contact details, Identity Number, Residential Address and Postal Address, District name/ Local municipality, employment history, Details of previous nursing experience if any

TAKE NOTE OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • All certificates and addresses will be verified for authenticity.
  • Due to the large number of applications expected; prospective candidates will be invited for an interview, and only the  successful applications will be notified
  • No registered mail will be accepted

CLOSING DATE: 15 OCTOBER 2018

This Department of Health is an equal opportunity affirmative employer whose aim is to promote representivity at all levels of all occupational categories in the Department

Brochure on how to apply

Click to download Application Form