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)

Infection Control Nurse

The incumbent has to ensure personalised, specialised and cost effective care is provided by nursing staff to patients, in accordance to established policies and procedures, standards of Infection Control practices. He/She will be responsible for the effective and efficient running of the Infection Control program practices.

Requirements:

  • Registered Nurse with the Singapore Nursing Board with at least 2 years of clinical experience
  • Possessed advance diploma or equivalent
  • A degree in nursing
  • Technically skilled and competent
  • Computer literacy skills – MS Word, MS Excel and MS Powerpoint
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

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

Senior Exercise Specialist

Responsibility:

You will assist the HOD to oversee the Exercise & Fitness department’s daily operations as well as exercise prescription and rehabilitation programmes for patients. You will also collaborate with other departments within Allied Health to plan and execute exercise and fitness outreach programmes among others, as part of public health awareness and education.

Requirements:

  • Degree or Diploma, preferably in Exercise Science, Sports Wellness or related discipline with 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in exercise rehabilitation for chronically-ill patients and/or health event management an added advantage
  • Leadership qualities, team player, resourceful and able to multi-task
  • Meticulous and possess good interpersonal and organisational skills

Biomedical Engineer

You will be responsible for the safe, effective and economical management of Biomedical engineering services to the Foundation. Your main responsibilities include delivering BME service to any assigned Dialysis Centres as per department policies & procedures, execute regular Planned Preventive Maintenance for all biomedical equipment in the assigned dialysis centres, as well as to maintain the required level of machine performance and minimise equipment breakdown rate.  Some of the other duties include:

  • Perform routine checks on Reverse Osmosis (RO) system strictly by following policies & procedures to ensure that the delivery of water from the RO system is safe for dialysis treatment and required standards are met
  • Carry out regular Water Treatment maintenance work on Sundays (maximum 2 Sundays per month)
  • Attend to breakdown calls on time and carry out proper documentation before releasing the machine for regular use
  • Ensure standby equipment are in order at the end of every day
  • Ensure all test equipment used in the dialysis centres are calibrated and with valid certification
  • Take on ad-hoc assignments given by SBME/HOD at any time such as RO Refurbishment project, data collection, paper presentation and technical case studies etc
  • Attend to all emergency calls during office hours/non office hours and public holidays


Requirements:

  • Diploma/Degree in Electrical/Electronics/Instrumentation/Medical Technology/Bio Technology or relevant subject
  • Minimum 2 years work experience in the Biomedical Science or Biomedical Engineering field. Additional experience in the maintenance of medical equipment and the dialysis field are advantageous
  • Strong technical skills
  • Dedicated
  • Good communication skills
  • Integrity
  • A team player
  • Welldisciplined

Executive, Patient Advocacy

You will be responsible for fostering camaraderie and friendship between the Foundation and patients as well as reinforcing patients’ sense of appreciation of NKF’s programmes and building their self-esteem through meaningful activities. You will plan and organise initiatives to help patients work towards rehabilitation and provide holistic care through Advocacy programmes, customise and manage patients’ welfare programmes. You will also be responsible for executing a merit system to encourage participation in activities and achieving positive patient outcomes.

Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in Psychology with related experience in social service and healthcare an added advantage
  • Dynamic, self-motivated and patient-oriented
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Leadership qualities
  • Able to work on weekends

Executive, Corporate Communications

You will be responsible for conceptualising and implementing integrated communications plans to meet the Foundation’s objectives, conceptualise, develop and work closely with the AV Specialist that includes arranging and conduct interview, provide headline, text etc to produce good video.  You will also be responsible for website management to ensure information are updated, translate Chinese news, letters and publicity materials into English and vice versa, assist in content development and management, such as drafting letters/marketing materials, newsletters and brochures etc as well as to help organise and facilitate events and follow-through on action points.

Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in Journalism and Communication or related disciplines
  • Preferably 2-4 years’ relevant working experience
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Creative and experience in branding via social media
  • Strong organisational and presentation skills and ability to communicate with all levels of management

  • Meticulous and be able to work well under pressure

Executive, Clinical Affairs

As a member of the Clinical Affair team, you will assist with planning, coordinating, administering and management of targeted health screening project and any other quality improvement projects, including the compilation of reports, monitoring the progress and tracking of programme outcomes. You will be involved in the administration of current and ad-hoc data management system, as well as the planning and development of new databases, data management and analysis and any other tasks assigned by the manager.

Requirements:

  • Tertiary education in Health Science or Nursing preferred
  • 1 year experience in healthcare or statistical analysis an advantage
  • Proficient with MS Office namely Word, Excel & Powerpoint
  • Strong communication skills
  • Meticulous and Analytical

Operations Assistant – Various Locations (Permanent) / Bukit Batok Dialysis Centre (6 months contract)

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, stock purchase requisitions to amend stock purchase and store management. This include, but not limited to, patient registration, database administration, patient fee management, correspondences, filing and mails.

Requirements:

  • GCE O/A level or ITE Office Skills
  • 1-2 years working experience, preferably with experience in healthcare sector
  • Familiar with MS Office
  • Meticulous and possess good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to commit at least 6 months to the job
  • Able to commence work at short notice

Admissions Executive (6 months contract)

As part of the Admissions team, you will be responsible to conduct primary psychosocial care to patients whose physical, emotional, psychological, social and economic functioning have been affected by the onset of illness. You will also be liaising with patients and hospitals for financial and medical documents as well as conduct means test. In addition, you will also be responsible for data collection, providing statistics to supporting departments, assist with slot management and other administrative duties such as data entry and answering to enquiries.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Counselling, Psychology, Business Administration or any other relevant discipline
  • 1-2 years working experience, preferably with experience in healthcare sector
  • Dynamic, self-motivated, team player and patient-oriented
  • Meticulous and possess good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to commit 6 months to the job
  • Able to commence work at short notice

Senior Administrative Officer

As a member of the Patient Advocacy & Rehabilitation team, you will provide assistance in the Patient Employment Rehabilitation Programme that includes job matching services for patients and their caregivers, workplace skills upgrading support as well as career guidance to improve patients’ employability. You will also need to attend to the referral cases, phone enquiries on employment related matters and other administrative duties.

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Social Sciences/Services, Business Administration or related discipline
  • 2 years and above experience in administrative support, preferably in the social service sector
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Meticulous and self-motivated
  • An independent and team player

Accountant

You will support the Foundation’s delivery of healthcare service through managing patient billing, payment collection and patient debts monitoring and control. These include overseeing the operations of Donation and Clinical Accounting section,  managing and monitoring all fundraising projects, liaising with IRAS on donation-related matters including annual online submission of donations, managing IPC-related matters, tracking and accounting for various grants utilisation (deferred CST / SAE / C&S grants) and capital donations (deferred capex donations), managing insurance coverage, preparing audit schedule for statutory audit and certification, managing monthly closing as well providing secretariat support to the Investment & Audit Committee.

Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in  Accountancy or equivalent with professional qualification recognised by ISCA
  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience in supervisory capacity, preferably in healthcare environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Good working knowledge of accounting and financial software
  • Self motivated, resourceful, strong planning and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work within tight deadline
  • A team leader and team member
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills