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PRIMARY CARE NURSE MANAGER

  • Location:
    NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    MEDICAL, NURSING, PHARMACY, HEALTH
  • Deadline:
    July 2, 2019

VACANCY

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the following position at the Chaguanas Cluster, North-Central Regional Health Authority (NCRHA):

PRIMARY CARE NURSE MANAGER (CHAGUANAS CLUSTER)

The incumbent will be responsible for planning, directing and supervising the public health nursing activities in a county. This officer is also required to deliver health talks on public health matters and to investigate reports on cases of infections reported and to take such action as necessary.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Manages community health nursing activities within the region or special programmes.
  • Plans, monitors and evaluates the outcome(s) of these activities.
  • Identifies health needs in collaboration with other members of the multidisciplinary team and make appropriate interventions for health promotion/gains.
  • Prepares budget proposals.
  • Coordinates health surveillance activities within the multidisciplinary health team.
  • Participates in policy-making and planning for health and development.
  • Monitors continuous quality improvement at primary care facilities in the region.
  • Supervises and coordinates human resource management and development in nursing and dental nursing, ensuring that there is the appropriate skill mix and numbers.
  • Assists in the development of strategies for the implementation of community health nursing policies.
  • Collaborates with members of the multidisciplinary team and other sectors on matters relating to nursing/health issues.
  • Interprets regional policies and plans for nursing personnel under their supervision.
  • Prepares standards for the provision of community health nursing care.
  • Visits primary care facilities within the region to monitor health services, identify problems and initiate appropriate actions with other senior members of the health team.
  • Initiates research activities.
  • Prepares quarterly and annual reports.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by the appropriate organisational relationship.

Minimum Qualifications, Training and Experience:

  • Nursing degree from a recognised institution.
  • Current registration with the Nursing Council of Trinidad and Tobago.
  • Diploma or Certificate in Supervisory Management will be an asset.
  • Certification in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years nursing practice, five (5) of which must be at the management level.
  • Experience as a District Health Visitor.
  • Any other qualifications, training and experience may be considered.

* Certificates acquired at foreign universities MUST be supported by certified transcripts as well as evidence that the completed programme is accredited in Trinidad and Tobago

 

Applications must be submitted along with Curriculum Vitae by

July 02, 2019 to:

Office of the General Manager, Human Resources

North-Central Regional Health Authority

Building #39, Third Floor

Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex

Champs Fleurs

OR

E-mail: employment@ncrha.co.tt

Unsuitable/late applications will not be acknowledged.

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