Surgical Nursing Team Leader Job in Kisii, Kenya

Surgical Nursing Team Leader (43,000)

Our client in the hospital industry based in Kisii is looking to recruit a surgical nursing team leader who will be responsible for provision of high quality surgical nursing care within the section in line with Hospital policies, processes and procedures.

Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee the daily workflow, staffing, orientation, training and developing of employees within the department
  • Responsible for the ongoing quality/performance improvement processes related to patient care
  • Facilitates committee meetings, Med/Surg staff meetings and participates on other committees, task forces as assigned
  • Display passion and optimism; inspire respect and trust; and provide vision and inspiration to peers and subordinates
  • Required to work as a staff nurse, as needed, to ensure staffing coverage of department
  • Follow through on commitments; accepts responsibility for personal actions; and adapt to change
  • Promote and support a collaborative team approach in providing care for all patients
  • Act as a liaison for the unit(s) and provides physicians, families, and ancillary departments with direction and/or assistance as needed
  • Support and interpret policies, procedures, philosophy and objectives of the hospital
  • Facilitates staff analysis and improvement plans for Med/Surg employee satisfaction workgroup
  • Monitors customer satisfaction scores and implements plans to improve them
  • Monitor patient volumes, quality of care, and performance of staff to identify areas for improvement
  • Develops and administers a budget; leads cost efficient and effective operations, creates plan of correction for any operating expenses that deviate
  • Use problem-solving and conflict resolution skills to foster effective work relationships with team members

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) required or must be enrolled in a program to be completed within one year
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification
  • Must be a Registered Nurse
  • Two to three years of management and/or supervisory experience preferred
  • Medical/Surgical or Critical Care experience in a similar size hospital preferred

Interested candidates who meet the requirements are invited to send their CV to indicating the job title “Surgical nursing team leader” on the subject line by 12th October 2018

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Updated: November 7, 2018 — 8:30 am