Nursing Manager Job in Makindu, Makueni County

Career Management Centre is a Human Resource Management Consulting firm that provides outsourcing HR services both at strategic and operational levels to organisations.

Our client, a Hospital providing both inpatient and Outpatient services seeks to recruit a Nursing Manager to be based in Makindu, Makueni County.

Reports to: Resident Doctor

Job Purpose: In charge of the overall responsibility of a nursing services in the Hospital. This will include planning, coordinating, controlling and evaluating nursing services to promote and ensure quality health services and patient safety.

Key Accountabilities

  • Supervising and ensuring delivery of a professional and high standard of nursing care within the hospital while leading a team of nurses and patient attendants in delivering individual and team targets.
  • Actively participate in Quality Management committees and ensure regular monitors are conducted and reported one
  • Lead the implementation and continuous review of standard operating procedures in the nursing department
  • Ensure prudent utilization of resources by allocating nurses to duties as per patient needs and hospital guidelines and policies.
  • Actively engage with doctors and other care providers to get feedback on the quality of nursing care in the units.
  • Monitor and ensure clients satisfaction and proactively manage their complaints as they arise.
  • Ensure all daily, weekly and monthly reports about the unit are timely generated and submitted appropriately.
  • In collaboration with the finance department, ensure all the procedures, and commodities are billed appropriately for every patient.
  • Participate in the development of unit budgets, review of budgets and controls
  • Champion quality improvement and patient safety initiatives in the Hospital
  • Responsible for making management decisions in consultation with the medical leads or Head of Clinical Services and other departmental heads
  • Plan nursing duties and work schedules including day and night nursing duty rosters, planning goals and objectives for the nursing team and ensuring they are met
  • Assess, diagnose, implement and evaluate nursing care to patients using the nursing process framework.
  • Solve any problems patients might have at the facility to ensure patient satisfaction
  • Participate in hospital coverage/duty roles as allocated

Education & Professional Qualifications

  • BSc. Nursing degree /Diploma in Nursing
  • At least 6 years’ experience in Nursing, Nurse manager experience will be a distinct advantage.
  • Must be registered and hold a current license by the Nursing Council of Kenya

Job Related Skills

  • Team leading skill.
  • Excellent communication skills, problem solving, critical thinking and decision-making skills.
  • Computer skills and good reporting skills including experience in Health Information Systems.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates to apply via email clearly indicating the position you are applying for on the email subject as “Nursing Manager- Makindu” by COB 1st December, 2021.

Due to the urgency, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

NB: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Career Management Centre is a proud equal opportunity Employer and does not discriminate the applicants on any basis.

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