The St John of Jerusalem Eye Hospital Group is formed of three hospitals, two clinics and a mobile outreach service. Its chief objective is to provide high-quality ophthalmic care to the local population.
The post of Nursing Director is based in East Jerusalem; the other geographical locations served by the Hospital Group include Hebron, Anabta, Gaza and the outreach unit(s) which provide mobile care to villages and communities throughout the occupied Palestinian territories. As a Director of Nursing & Allied Health Professionals, you need to demonstrate good organisational and leadership skills and, in collaboration with the CEO, Chairman and Board of the Hospital Group, effectively promote and develop high-quality clinical services, research and ophthalmic training across the Hospital’s operational units.
Key elements of the post include; take full responsibility for providing a safe environment for all patients and nursing & allied health staff in all Nursing & Allied Health Departments of the St John Eye Hospital Group. The ultimate responsibility for all nursing & allied health staff in each of the Hospital’s unit including Outreach, and to ensure that the patients receive optimum nursing care, delivered at the highest possible standard.
In addition to the responsibility for the Sir Stephen Miller School of Nursing, including its overall management, budget levels, standards of teaching, and selection of students.
To be a member of and participate in the Hospital Executive Committee, responsible for the day-to-day management of the Hospital.
To apply you need to be a registered nurse as an essential requirement with a first degree in a related field, broad clinical and management experience relevant to the seniority of the post. Proven track record of senior operational nursing management, including financial budget control and change management, evidence of involvement in policy and practice change. A good understanding of risk and clinical governance, excellent interpersonal and communication skills is also necessary.
Candidates should apply on the Hospital Application Form (Nursing) which can be downloaded below and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org . The closing date for receipt of application is 07th August 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Candidates can contact the HR Manager for more information about the role and the job description by email: email@example.com.