Palliative Care Nurse – Mutare Branch

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Palliative Care Nurse – Mutare Branch

  • Post Date:February 9, 2021
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  • Qualification Diploma
    Experience 5-10 Years
    Industry Health Care
Job Description

Island Hospice and Healthcare, is a national palliative care organisation, is looking for an experienced Palliative Care Nurse with Project management background.
The candidate is expected to:

  • Provide quality holistic care to all patients and families needing palliative care, including palliative care for children, for older persons and for special population groups.
  • Be able to work in an interdisciplinary team.
  • Responsible for caring for patients, project implementation, training and mentorship of health professionals, community health workers as well as other community members needing palliative care information.
  • Able to work with all levels of volunteers.
  • Participate in writing of project proposals and participates in project activities.

Key competencies

The ideal candidate should have the following competencies:

  • Clinical expertise;
  • Experience in project implementation and reporting;
  • Conduct Project activities; Ability to apply multiple models of palliative care provision;
  • Training, mentorship and capacity building skills; Management of medical equipment;
  • Ordering of medications including DDAs;
  • Ability to work with Island partners;
  • Project report writing skills;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office;
  • Written and verbal communication skills.

Qualifications

  • Nursing Diploma / Degree (RGN);
  • Diploma in Project management with experience (An added Advantage);
  • At least 5 years’ experience with NGO background.

To apply

All applications, comprising a cover letter and CV of no more than 2 pages, to be sent to [email protected]
For more information about Island Hospice and Healthcare please see: www.islandhospice.care

Deadline: 12 February 2021