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The Hong Kong Society for the Blind

Nurse-in-charge (Eye Centre)

The Hong Kong Society for the Blind
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Posted on 23 Jan 2020

Nurse-in-charge (Eye Centre)

The Hong Kong Society for the Blind

Job Highlights

  • Valid Practising Certificate
  • Operating Theatre
  • Eye centre

Job Description

Job Requirements:

  • Certificate of Registration (Part I) issued by the Nursing Council of Hong Kong or equivalent;
  • Valid Practising Certificate issued by the Nursing Council of Hong Kong;
  • English Language (Syllabus B) and Chinese Language at Grade E or Level 2 or above in HKCEE or equivalent;
  • Relevant experience in ophthalmic field and/or Operating Theatre an advantage

Job Responsibilities:

  • To assign duties, supervise and to appraise all nurses and supporting staff who are directly engaged in surgical service, medical dispensing, nursing and eye care for ophthalmological services.
  • To prepare and to review the nursing procedure with the Centre Manager and to perform nursing audits for staff who engage in surgical, eye care and dispensary services on a regular basis.
  • To organize staff training for the nursing team to uphold the service standards of GELVC and fulfil all the necessary requirement of the Code of Practice for Private Hospitals, Nursing Homes and Maternity Homes of the Department of Health, HKSAR.
  • To help to maintain the nursing standards of GELVC to meet the requirements for the Registration Ordinance (Chapter 165) of the Department of Health, HKSAR.
  • To make suggestions and recommendations to the Centre Manager for the improvement of nursing and surgical service standards in the Eye Centre.
  • To be responsible for all the routine works in the operating theatres and the out-patient clinics.
  • To dispense medicine and be responsible for the ordering of medication and dispensing of medicine.
  • To give pre-operative medication to patients according to surgeon’s instruction.
  • To perform all necessary procedures required while acting as a scrub nurse during surgeries.

Interested candidates please apply with covering letter and full resume including salary expected and availability to the Human Resources Department, The Hong Kong Society for the Blind, 248 Nam Cheong Street, Shamshuipo, Kowloon or by clicking "APPLY NOW".  Please mark reference no. on the envelope.

All information provided will be kept strictly confidential and will only be used for recruitment related purposes.  Applicants not invited for interview within one month may consider their applications unsuccessful and their personal data will be destroyed within 3 months.

Additional Information

Career Level
Not Specified
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Years of Experience
Not Specified
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
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Company Overview


The Hong Kong Society for the Blind (HKSB) was established in 1956.  Over the years, we have developed a wide range of services covering eye care and low vision services, rehabilitation and vocational training, educational support, employment guidance, adaptive technology advisory service, information and communication technology applications to improve information access for the visually impaired, rehabilitation service for persons with multiple disabilities and visual impairment (MDVI), and residential care for the aged blind. To improve the well-being of our service users, HKSB will continue to make the best use of its expertise to join forces with all stakeholders to strive for building up a barrier free society with equal opportunities for all.

 The Society is seeking high calibre candidates to fill the following position in the General Eye & Low Vision Centre & Clinic:


Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
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