Assistant Director of Nursing/ Senior Nurse Manager

Industry: Healthcare / Medical

Specialism: Nursing - Nursing / Support

South West,Singapore SGD 8,000 - 12,000

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

- Operationalizes the Nursing Home’s goals and objectives; provides leadership and oversight in the planning, development, coordination and evaluation of nursing services
- Responsible for the compliance of all nursing standards as stipulated by the Ministry of Health and the Singapore Nursing Board
- Assists the DON in draws up short to long-term plans e.g. annual and 5-yearly, to accommodate trends in residential nursing care
- Assists the DON in identifying new programs for the residents and special projects to meet any service gaps
- Ensures appropriate skills mix and adequate manpower resourcing for all shifts and types of services
- Ensures cost-effective service and optimal outcomes are maintained and/or enhanced
- Promotes evidence-based practices or nursing care delivery
- Ensures quality audits are planned and conducted periodically
- Monitors and analyses trends and changing needs of residents in institutional settings
- Ensures written job descriptions of all categories of healthcare staff are endorsed by management and readily accessible
- Directs and facilitates staff development, skills and competency upgrading through various opportunities and pathways
- Oversees Training Department in developing and training of healthcare staff to meet the needs of the clients
- Ensures written policies and procedures and work process are available and up to date to guide nursing care delivery
- Undertakes any other responsibilities as directed by the Supervisor/ Management of the Company

Job Requirements

- Degree in 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)
- Minimum 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
- People & customer centered

Compensation

- 5 days: Mon to Fri (8:30am-5:30pm OR 9am-6pm)
- Location: Toa Payoh
- Career growth
- Positive work environment
- Attractive remuneration package