Oasis Healthcare Group Ltd-Kenya’s first and largest countrywide, fully integrated private healthcare system.

Vacancy Announcement For Nurse Unit Manager (2 Positions)

Application Ends:

30 th June 2024

Job Description

The Nurse Unit Manager will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the nursing unit while ensuring the delivery of high-quality patient care.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement policies and procedures to improve unit operations and patient care.
  • Lead, manage, and support the nursing staff in the unit, including recruitment, training, performance management, and professional development.
  • Foster a collaborative and inclusive team environment, promoting open communication and teamwork.
  • Ensure the delivery of high-quality, patient-centered care by the nursing team.
  • Oversee patient care plans and ensure they meet the needs of patients and their families.
  • Monitor patient outcomes and implement improvement initiatives as needed.
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the unit, including staffing, budgeting, and resource allocation.
  • Ensure compliance with healthcare regulations, standards, and policies.
  • Oversee the maintenance of accurate patient records and documentation.
  • Implement and monitor quality improvement programs and patient safety initiatives.
  • Conduct regular audits and assessments to ensure compliance with best practices and standards.
  • Work closely with other healthcare professionals and departments to coordinate patient care and services.
  • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings, case conferences, and hospital committees.

Skill & Experience

  • Be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing; Master’s degree in Nursing with a specialty in management/administration will be an added advantage.
  • Possess a valid practicing license from the Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Minimum of 3 years of nursing experience, with at least 2 years in a supervisory role.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.

Application Instructions

  • Interested candidates to email their cover letter and detailed curriculum vitae ONLY; including names and contacts of three references, to hr@oasishealthcaregroup.com on or before  30 th June 2024.
  • The email subject line MUST include the job title being applied for e.g., “NURSE MANAGER
  • Canvassing of any nature will lead to automatic disqualification.