Staff Nurse ( Job No : JOB-2020-02621 )

Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS)
  • Disability
Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS) - Lorong Napiri

For more than 50 years, MINDS have been at the forefront advancing the development, well-being and aspiration of persons with intellectual disability and their integration into society.

We invite people who share the same mission and passion to join us. If you want a career with a bigger purpose in creating a profound impact on the lives of the intellectually disabled, MINDS offer you an excellent career opportunity to do so.

About The Role

Developmental Disability Nursing is person-centred and the primary aim is to improve the physical and mental well-being of persons with intellectual disability (ID) using the biophysical social approach. The staff has to acquire a wide range of skills to support persons with ID with complex needs. He/she needs to form partnerships with caregivers and professionals from various disciplines.

Role of the developmental disability nurse:
• Be a strong advocate for persons with ID.
• Work in different settings with innovative ways to tackle unique situations.
• Facilitate and support mainstream access to healthcare for persons with ID.
• Support families and clients during hospital admissions.
• Take a specialist role in community nursing and work closely with partners.
• Pursue excellence in practice.
• Facilitate audit of programmes.
• Involved in teaching, training and research.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Registered Staff Nurse (SNB License) with minimum of 2 years of clinical experience.
• At least a Diploma in Nursing.
• Technically skilled and competent.
• Good interpersonal and communication skills.
• Computer literacy skills – MS Word and PowerPoint.

Core Competencies:

• Experience working in the social services or health sector preferred.
• Demonstrated ability to work effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision.
• Demonstrated ability to work effectively and efficiently and a team player.

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Improving others' lives through your work. Let's get connected and have a chat.

What is it like working at MINDS:

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

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

28 Oct 2020

Closing Date:

27 Nov 2020

Salary Range
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