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Turks and Caicos Islands Government

Supervisor Wellness Centre/Special Needs Unit

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Job Code: JPB5-23-25
Posted On:
Closing On:
Friday, 20th January 2023
Friday, 3rd February 2023
Department: Special Needs Unit
Location: Grand Turk

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY:

The job entails responsibility for the management of the Wellness Centre/special Needs Unit and ensuring quality care for the clients utilizing this health care facility.

 KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Directly manages nursing (Clinical Nurses) and nursing support (Aides) staff in the Wellness Centre/Special Needs Unit
  2. Participate in the performance appraisal for Nursing and support staff for the centre
  3. Collaborate with the Chief Nursing Officer by contributing expert advice to the nursing agenda in the TCI
  4. Cooperates with senior nursing managers and the health care educator to ensure the effective training and development of nursing resources
  5. Prepares an annual report to the Ministry, emphasizing outcomes against targets and opportunities for growth and development for the nursing and support staff within the organization
  6. Assist the Director of the unit with the preparation and management of the allocated budget for the Unit in the following areas:
  7. Staffing
  8. Supplies
  9. Develop goals and implement programs for the elderly and special needs clients residing within the Wellness Centre/Special Needs Unit
  10. Prepare and maintain off-duty and leave schedule for the Wellness Centre
  11. Directly supervise the nursing and support staff to develop and maintain accurate client records
  12. Adhere to all Public Service codes, rules and regulations.
  13. Perform other related tasks as required.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Qualifications:                    

  • The job holder must be a graduate in nursing from an accredited institution and have a Certificate/diploma or first degree in Nursing.
  • The job holder must have current registration with the Turks and Caicos Islands Health Practitioners Board.
  • Qualifications in Geriatric Nursing or Care of the Elderly would be highly regarded.

Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Registered Nurse functioning in a senior nursing and administrative capacity is required.
  • Experience in managing a Nursing Home or Geriatric facility will be highly regarded.

Compensation:

 Grade 7.1 - $42,853.20 per annum plus allowances 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Resumes with current contact information must be accompanied by a Cover Letter and two letters of reference (one preferably from a former employer) as well as copies of educational certificates and a copy of the Passport photo page.  Shortlisted candidates must submit a Police Certificate. Applications should be addressed to the Office of the Human Resource Directorate, Church Folly, Grand Turk. Facsimile: 649 946-1582 or sent by email to: recruitment@gov.tc.

 Hand delivered and fax applications must have clearly marked on the envelope/fax cover sheet the Job Title of position being applied for. On emailed applications the subject line must reference the Job Reference Number (JPB5-23-25) and the Job Title.

Current serving officers must apply through their Head of Department.

Applications without all supporting documents will not be processed.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only persons selected for an interview will be contacted.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:   3rd February, 2023

 

 

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