Nurse Manager

Industry: Healthcare / Medical

Specialism: Nursing - Nursing / Support

South West,Singapore SGD 6,000 - 8,000

About Company

Our client is a leading private nursing home providing trusted care and quality life since 2003. They currently operate three nursing care facilities and all of the facilities are accredited by the Ministry of Health to offer the Portable Subsidy Scheme.

Job Description

- Oversee the assigned nursing home operations to ensure that the relevant nursing home’s philosophy, policies and objectives
- Oversee team of Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Nursing Aides and Healthcare Assistants.
- Oversee incident reporting activities including investigation, report writing and communicating response
- Participate in budgetary planning and ensure there is effective implementation and utilisation of budget.
- Ensure appropriate skills mix and adequate manpower
- Support the Director of Nursing
- Ensure proper management of resources, reduce wastages, increase efficiency
- Responsible for the compliance of all nursing standards as stipulated by Ministry of Health and Singapore Nursing Board.
- Lead quality assurance activities to monitor and evaluate the quality
- Ensure quality audits are planned and conducted periodically.
- Promotes evidence-based practices or nursing care delivery.
- Ensure written policies and procedures and work process are available and up to date .
- Ensures smooth transition of residents from acute to chronic care and back to the community
- Participate actively in discussions/ communication with external agencies (e.g. AIC, MOH).
- Ensure there is effective stakeholder management with all groups of stakeholders
- Partner the Operations Manager in the upkeep, security, maintenance of building, facilities and equipment.
- Direct and facilitate staff development
- Oversee counselling sessions conducted for staff who may be facing trouble with work.

Job Requirements

- Degree in Nursing, Management Studies or equivalent
- Post Graduate Nursing Specialty Certificate
- State Registered Nurse and valid practicing licensed issued by the Singapore Nursing Board.
- Valid certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)
- At least 5 years of management experience, with demonstration of leadership ability in a health care organization
- Possess initiative, drive and self-motivation to persevere and make things happen
- Able to work effectively with diverse teams and all levels of employees to achieve positive outcomes
- High tolerance of stress and ambiguity
- People & Customer Centered


- 5 days: Mon to Fri (8:30am-5:30pm)
- Location: Toa Payoh
- Competitive Remuneration
- Empowered