Nurse Aide - Acacia Home ( Job No : JOB-2020-01847 )

Sathya Sai Social Service (Singapore)
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Sathya Sai Social Service - Acacia Home

Sathya Sai Social Service (Singapore)

Our Background

The Sathya Sai Social Service (4S) is a voluntary welfare organisation established by a team of professionals who dedicated their time and effort to help the sick and the less fortunate in our society. It is:
• a secular and non-ethnic based organisation registered with the:
- Commissioner of Charities on 25 April 1996 (Registration Number: 01172)
- Registrar of Societies on 13 September 1996 (UEN: S96SS0160E – from 1 January 2009)
• a full member of the National Council of Social Service with Charitable Fund membership.

Our Mission
To be a widely respected social service organisation in Singapore providing holistic and quality services to all

Our Motto
"Love All, Serve All" and "Help Ever, Hurt Never" - The motto that steers 4S in dedicating itself to serve all with love. The service user-centric effort in service delivery, built on strong tradition of care and concern and service excellence over the past 16 years, drives 4S to provide reliable and holistic care with professionalism and a human touch.

Our Core Values
• Compassion – Being connected with and having a sense of empathy with the less fortunate in our society
• Commitment - Being dedicated and taking pride in our work
• Integrity – Treating everyone fairly and honestly, and doing what is right in all circumstances
• Professionalism – Being skilled and knowledgeable, and working hand in hand with our partners with mutual trust and respect

About The Role

Acacia Home is a residential care facility for male destitute persons managed by 4S and established by the Ministry of Social and Family Development under the Destitute Persons Act.

Key responsibilities include:
- Assist doctors and registered nurses in simple procedures/treatments under supervision
- Carrying out basic nursing procedures such as wound dressing; documenting, monitoring and recording observations of residents and their vital signs and reporting changes in condition to the registered nurse
- Supervise/assist residents in their daily needs (e.g. personal grooming and daily living activities)
- Escort residents for outings / medical appointments

The Nurse Aide will report to the Head Nurse.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

- Ability to do simple nursing duties under supervision
- Ability to assist with simple personal care of residents (e.g. feeding, change diapers, shower residents with difficulty in performing those tasks)
- Ability to take and monitor vital signs
- Ability to converse and write in basic English

Core Competencies:

- Passion for the service
- Consideration for others, esp those in need and disadvantaged
- Team player
- Has initiative

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

- Experience working in a residential care facility is an added advantage
- Must be willing to work rotating shifts including night duty
- Overtime pay (Work done above 44 hours per week)

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
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Employment Type:
Full Time (Contract)
Profession Type:
Nurse or Nurse Aide
Min Educational Qualification:
GCE 'O' Level
Posting Date:

13 Aug 2020

Closing Date:

12 Sep 2020

Salary Range
SGD   1500.00 - 1700.00
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