Post Date: 29 Aug 2018

Types: Full Time
Education: Certificate / Diploma
Salary: Negotiable
Location: -

Senior Citizen Home Safety Association

Registered Nurse (Project based)

Senior Citizen Home Safety Association (SCHSA) is one of the most established social enterprises in Hong Kong with a self-funded operating model and charity status. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of the elderly by facilitating home-based living. We leverage technology to offer people-centric services through innovation. We provide 24/7 support through our Call and Care Service (平安鐘服務), a call-based emergency assistance and personal care service designed for the elderly community in Hong Kong.

We look for talented and passionate individuals who are interested in combining the challenge of running real businesses with the satisfaction of delivering tangible social impact and direct community engagement. We are open to strong candidates who consider this as their second career.

Descriptions

Responsibilities :

  • Cater outbound caring call and render health advice to service users
  • Visit elderly centers regularly and promote health consultancy services
  • Arrange clinic / hospital appointment for service user if needed
  • Work closely with program coordinator at elderly centers for cases follow up
  • Make referral case to social worker when social support is required
  • Conduct internal training related to Community eHealthcare Pilot Project
  • On-going review and fine tune the project progress

Qualification :
  • Registered Nurse
    A Certificate of Registration (Part I) and a valid Practicing Certificate issued by the Nursing Council of Hong Kong

Requirements :
  • Minimum 2 years practical nursing experience in geriatric, community health or elderly care services
  • Service-oriented and caring attitude are primary attributes
  • Multi-disciplinary and collaboratively with social workers and NGO partners
  • Knowledgeable of social work practice and the services available in the community
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Flexible, adaptable and able to work effectively in a variety of settings
  • Good command of both spoken and written Chinese and English
  • Basic computer skills
  • May require to work in shift, weekend and public holiday; but NO Night shift is required
  • Candidate with experience in outreach service and render health advice to hidden elders are in advantage

Enquiries

Interested parties please send your application to us with expected salary, date available and contact number to jobapply@schsa.org.hk (please state the position applied).

Information provided will only be used for the purpose of recruitment and selection within the Association and treated in strictly confidential. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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