Medical Officers

You will be providing quality, holistic healthcare services to renal patients under the NKF dialysis programme. This includes providing medical consultation and care to NKF patients, attending the patients’ clinic sessions and assessment of patients’ well-being during the dialysis treatment. In addition, you will be involved in discussion with a team of healthcare professionals caring for these patients. These will include nurses, dieticians, social workers and exercise therapists.

Requirements:

  • Basic medical degree – MBBS or equivalent
  • Full registration from Singapore Medical Council
  • At least 3 to 5 years’ clinical experience, preferably in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Staff Nurse (Peritoneal Dialysis)

You will be responsible for the specialised and cost effective care of Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) patients in their home-based therapy. These include conducting clinical teaching, supervising and evaluating patients, planning and making home visits to patients and carrying out PD community support initiatives. You will also train and induct new PD staff when necessary to prepare them for their professional role.

Requirements:

  • Registered with the Singapore Nursing Board
  • Post Basic or Advanced Diploma qualifications in renal nursing or its equivalent will be an advantage
  • Relevant working experience in PD or dialysis centre setting for at least 3 years
  • Possess good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to speak fluent English, mother tongue and/or multiple local dialects is an added advantage
  • A team player and a keen learner who is able to work independently
  • Proficient in MS Office

Staff Nurse (Haemodialysis), Full Time / Part-Time

You will be a part of our nursing team providing a high standard of nursing care to our renal patients. You will oversee and assist in the education of patients, ensure accurate nursing records are maintained and give and receive comprehensive nursing reports. You will work closely with clinical nurse managers in all administrative aspects of centre management. You will be assigned to one of the dialysis centres, conveniently located island-wide. Our centres operate on 2 shifts from Monday to Saturday. Specialized training opportunities will be provided to help you excel in the job.

Requirements:

  • Registered with the Singapore Nursing Board
  • Renal Training or experience would be an advantage. (Renal Training / Experience is required for part-time positions)

Exercise Specialist

You will be responsible for exercise prescription and rehabilitation for patients, involving exercise testing, exercise counselling to patients with chronic disease. You will also conduct exercise talks, workshops and events.

Requirements:

  • Degree in exercise and sports science, sports and event management or health science.
  • 2 years’ relevant experience of exercise rehabilitation of chronic illness patients is an added advantage.
  • Possess strong interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • Health events management experience is a plus.

Medical Social Worker

You will be responsible for the psychosocial assessment of kidney patients and delivering holistic care to improve their well-being. These include involving patients’ family members in the rehabilitation process and working closely with the community and healthcare partners to provide multidisciplinary support for patients.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Social Work
  • Registered member of Singapore Association of Social Workers (SASW) preferred
  • Experience in a hospital or social service setting preferred

Dietitian

Job Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for reviewing and providing nutritional advice to dialysis patients. These include assessing patients’ nutritional needs, educating patients and caregivers on nutritional requirements, developing nutritional care programmes and analysing data on patients’ nutritional status. You will also educate the public on leading a healthy lifestyle at NKF events.

Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in Dietetics with clinical / internship experience
  • At least 2-3 years of relevant experience, preferably in healthcare setting
  • Able to work independently in a fast-paced environment

Social Work Associate

Responsibilities :

You are required to provide bio-psychosocial assessment and intervention in management of ESRD patients, interview/counsel and conduct bio-psychosocial assessment of the patient/family. You will identify presenting/underlying issues and problems to design a care plan to enhance/maintain and promote psychosocial functioning of patients, conduct yearly financial assessment on eligibility for Government, NKF subsidies and welfare programmes and visits to dialysis centre and home to provide supportive counselling. You will also advocate for the protection of patient’s dignity, confidentiality and rights, collaborate with healthcare professionals professionally internally and externally in total patient management. You will network with government, community, social agencies or individuals to mobilise social resources to meet patient’s needs, facilitate patient and caregiver support group programmes and document bio-data of patients and interventions in case-files for record.

Requirements:

  • Diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year experience in social service or healthcare industry
  • Dynamic, self-motivated and patient-oriented
  • IT Savvy
  • Process Oriented

Rehabilitation Assistant

Responsibility:

Assist Exercise Specialists in Exercise programs/ Occupational Therapy administrative support, Exercise Specialist to run patients’ exercise programs and provide administrative support to Occupational therapy program and department matters.

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Sports Science, Sports Management, Health and Wellness
  • Proficient in MS, preferably with sports background
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

Operations Assistant (Central and North West Zone)

You will provide efficient administrative support at the Dialysis Centre. You will also work with Support Services Department regarding the maintenance and up-keeping of the Dialysis Centre. These include but not limited to, patient registration, database administration, stock purchase and store management, patient fee management, correspondences, filing and managing and organising mails.

Requirements:

  • Minimum GCE ‘A’ or ITE in office skills
  • 1 to 2 years’ working experience in admin work supporting a big cohort
  • Meticulous & analytical with strong administration, coordination and organisational skills
  • Good communication skills and able to work with all levels of employees
  • Positive work attitude, motivated to learn and able to work independently and in a team
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Proficient in MS Office applications
  • Willing to work on alternate Saturdays
  • Working location: Woodlands, Serangoon and Teck Whye

Administrative and Events Coordinator

You are responsible for the operations and logistics of outreach events. You will plan and co-ordinate logistics and manpower requirements for health screenings and other outreach events, process health screening results, reports and assist in other administrative duties. You will also manage the on-site health screenings and assist in departmental administrative or logistics support as and when required.

Requirements:

  • Candidate must possess at least a GCE ‘O’ Levels, Professional Certificate/NiTEC or Diploma
  • 2 years working experience in administration or operations in events/ healthcare
  • Positive attitude, action and task oriented with pleasant personality
  • Bilingual
  • Able to work on weekends

Executive, Strategic Planning & Outreach

You will drive the strategic planning process in NKF and ensure an effective planning framework which allows the foundation to fulfil its vision and mission and contribute towards the foundation’s strategic objectives. You will engage senior management and other key stakeholders in identifying NKF’s strategic priorities and setting strategic directions for the foundation. You will also help oversee the foundation’s performance management system, ensuring that corporate performance targets are met. In addition, you will support outreach efforts on education and prevention of kidney disease.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engage senior management and other stakeholders in identifying and setting NKF’s key performance indicators that are aligned with the foundation’s vision and mission.
  • Oversee NKF’s overall performance management system, ensuring that corporate performance targets are measured and monitored to track the foundation’s performance over time.
  • Strengthen alliances and partnerships with other renal care providers, vendors, Government Ministries, restructured hospitals, GROs (Grassroots Organisations) & Corporations etc to garner support for our initiatives.
  • Gather and analyse information from various sources and provide recommendations to improve policies, programmes and processes.
  • Communicate actively on NKF’s strategic priorities and plans and garner support from internal and external stakeholders.
  • Participate in foundation and/or division activities and functions.
  • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Requirements:

  • Degree in any Discipline with at least 2 years of relevant experience in a healthcare setting or equivalent
  • Candidates with prior experience in strategic planning or policy work in a healthcare setting will have an added advantage
  • Possess strong organisational and project management skills
  • Possess an analytical mind and effective problem-solving skills
  • Possess good interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel

Executive, Donor Relations

You will ensure that the fundraising target is achieved through garnering support of the prospective corporate donors/supporters. These include planning and executing fundraising and nurturing activities/projects targeting at prospective corporate donors/supporters, building and enhancing relationship with current corporate donors/supporters, acquiring and nurturing corporate donors/supporters in support of the Foundation’s various programmes and projects, managing correspondences to corporate donors/supporters as well as assisting in department events/projects when required.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Marketing/Business Administration or related disciplines
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in business development or account servicing
  • Prior fundraising experience will be advantageous
  • Strong interpersonal and written skills
  • Meticulous with good analytical and project management skills
  • Persuasive, creative and independent
  • Able to work on weekends

Technical Specialist- Applications (Contract)

You will be responsible for the development and maintenance of the Foundation’s application systems to meet the Organisation’s needs.

Job Responsibilities

You will be involved in the following activities:

  • Design and development of the systems using Microsoft-based SDK and development tool
  • Maintenance of existing Microsoft CRM and ASP.Net based systems
  • End-user training and support of all systems implemented

Requirements

You should possess:

  • Diploma or Degree in Computer Science or any IT-related discipline
  • At least 4 years development experience working through the entire SDLC
  • Experience in application development work using Microsoft CRM 2011 or higher is a must
  • Knowledge and experience in Microsoft ASP.Net will be desirable
  • Ability to use UML and perform basic data modelling during the design phase
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral needed for documentation and dealing with end-users.