Staff Nurse - SANH (Buangkok) ( Job No : JOB-2021-03790 )

St Andrew's Mission Hospital
  • Eldercare
  • Mental Health
St Andrew's Nursing Home (Buangkok)

You will have the rare opportunity to join the Community Care sector in one of the largest groups in the sector. We are a 300-bedded psychiatric nursing home and hence you will have the chance to share your love and care with these residents to help them along their rehabilitation journey.

We are keen to welcome you into the family here where we work collaboratively as a team, have fun together at our many staff events and focus on person centred care for our residents.

There are ample opportunities for skills upgrading.

About The Role

As the nurse in charge of the ward, you will:
•Lead the nursing team to assess and monitor residents’ clinical needs, propose care plans and have autonomy in managing residents.
•Provide nursing care in compliance with Enhanced Nursing Home Standards (ENHS) and propose improvements where needed.
•Work in multi-disciplinary teams (MDT) and also participate in psychiatric conferences with specialist doctors to provide holistic care for our residents
•Participate in doctor’s visits and assist in providing key information on resident’s condition so that appropriate treatment and medication can be
•Participate in quality improvement initiatives centred on key domains such as fall prevention, infection control, wound care management etc.
•Perform infection control practices according to current changing standards.
•Be overall responsible for inventory control for the ward.
•Engage next of kin where needed, be it at admission, discharge or when there are changes in MOH directives.
•Be a mentor to the junior nurses.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

•Registered Nurse with the Singapore Nursing Board (SNB)
•Preferably with 2 years related working experience in ILTC sector
•Good interpersonal and communications skills
•Compassionate, caring and positive

Core Competencies:

.Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
.Interested in Psychiatric nursing, be caring, mature and be current with nursing practices in
Community setting
. Have a heart for social service

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Nursing Home

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Nurse or Nurse Aide
Min Educational Qualification:
Polytechnic Diploma
Posting Date:

24 Oct 2021

Closing Date:

23 Nov 2021

Salary Range
SGD   3000.00 - 4800.00
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