Assistant Nurse Manager

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 1 month ago
Job Description & Requirements
The Assistant Nurse Manager will also be responsible for providing assistance and support to the Nurse Manager in the day-to-day operations, improvements and enhancements of clinical nursing services within the nursing home so as to ensure safe, high quality, efficient and cost-effective care is delivered to residents and their families.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Organize and provide on-the-job training to all staff to ensure there is continual development in the clinical aspects
  • Manage and facilitate project teams to keep up-to-date on current trends
  • Facilitate and guide staff in establishment and management of relationships with residents and their families and coordinate the administration of care plan between the parties involved
  • Guide and teach the nurses on the process and steps to manage incident reporting activities including investigation, report writing and communicating response to the family members involved
  • Provide advice and guidance to nurses on the management of complaints and enquiries lodged by residents and their families

Clinical Standards

  • Responsible for the compliance of all nursing standards as stipulated by Ministry of Health and Singapore Nursing Board
  • Leads quality assurance activities to monitor and evaluate the quality and appropriateness of nursing care
  • Ensure quality audits are planned and conducted periodically. Follow up with areas for corrective improvements
  • Promotes evidence-based practices or nursing care delivery
  • Ensure written policies and procedures and work process are available and up to date to guide the nursing care delivery
  • Ensure competency evaluation and conducting in-house training to impart clinical knowledge to less experienced nursing staff


  • Organize and facilitate projects and/or research on current issues and trends in the healthcare sector (e.g. infection control)
  • Support the Nurse Manager in nursing home management and deputizes in his/her absence

Job Requirements:

  • Degree or Advance Diploma or Diploma in Nursing
  • State Registered Nurse and valid practicing licensed issued by the Singapore Nursing Board
  • Valid certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)
  • 5-6 years of clinical experience out of which 2-3 years must be in the management of chronic patients or 2-3 years as a Senior Staff Nurse
  • 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
  • High tolerance of stress and ambiguity
  • People & Customer Centered

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