Jan 12, 2018 in Description

Job Description

Staff Nurse

Reporting To: Unit Manager

Accountable To: Director of Nursing

General Duties and Responsibilities

  • To adhere to Departmental and Administration policies at all times.
  • To perform clinical, management, teaching, personal development, and health and safety duties appropriate to the post as may be assigned from time to time by the Unit Manager.
  • To ensure confidentiality in all matters of information obtained during the course of employment.
  • To promote the philosophy of the unit.
  • To accomplish and demonstrate agreed principles of personal and professional progress within established time scale.

Job Specifications: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of principles and practices of medical and health care
  • Effective communication, interpersonal and supervisory skills
  • Attentiveness to detail
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Ability to take responsibility and respond to emergency situations
  • Willing to undergo further education
  • Non judgmental in attitude
  • Displays confidence and leadership qualities

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