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[Expired] Senior Palliative Nurse/Palliative Nurse - Hospice Care

Singapore Cancer Society
Posted On :2 Mar 2018

 

Job Summary

  • Salary:   Undisclosed
  • Location: Singapore - Central
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Min. Education Level: Diploma
  • Field of Study: Nursing
  • Years of Experience: 3
  • Skills: Basic Palliative Nursing Care, Nursing Skills

Job Descriptions

Responsibilities

Reporting to the Nurse Manager, you will be part of the Hospice Care Service team. Your responsibilities include:

  • Visiting cancer clients at home
  • Work in collaboration with members of a multi-disciplinary team to provide the best care to our clients
  • Assess nutritional needs of the clients
  • Adjust current medication as needed to achieve optimal symptom control
  • Assume professional responsibility and accountability for outcomes in nursing practice

Requirements
  • Registered nurse with knowledge in Basic Palliative Care Nursing and Nursing skills
  • Strong desire to serve palliative care
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Able to converse in a Chinese Dialects speaking as many of our clients speak only dialect (eg Teochew, Hokkien)
  • IT savy
  • A team player
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Job Benefits

  • Transport by Grab/Taxi service
  • 21 days annual leave 
  • Medical, dental and optical benefits of up to $1,200
  • Sponsorship for higher learning 

 



About This Company

SCS is a non-profit organization founded more than 50 years ago.  Its intended impact is to help the community in the following key aspects:

 

- Reducing number of people getting cancer through raising public awareness on the importance of healthy lifestyles

- Increasing the survivor rate of cancer patients beyond five years through encouraging and supporting more people to have regular screening

- Improving the overall quality of life of cancer patients through various SCS services such as community rehabilitation, psychosocial support and             hospice home care

- Mobilising the community to take more proactive and sustained action to join the fight against cancer

 

 

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