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Assistant Nurse | Healthcare | Dubai - UAE

Date: 23-Apr-2021

Location: Dubai, AE

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.


As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, Robinsons, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us.


Al-Futtaim is now entering the healthcare sector. We will expand our product and service portfolio by providing high-quality health and patient care. Using the latest innovations in technology and best clinical practices, we will strive to improve health outcomes and support people within the UAE and beyond to live happier, healthier and better lives


Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best.


About the Role

We are currently looking for Assistant Nurse to assist qualified practitioners in the delivery of high quality and effective clinical and personal care.

The position holder will be responsible to provide and take relevant information from patients, carers or others communicating these with the medical team as required.


About the Responsibility

  • Support qualified practitioners, as directed, in the provision of high quality care. 
  • Observe patient vital signs using skills and equipment and report any abnormalities to medical team.
  • Deliver patient centered care to meet the needs of the patient and ensure consent is gained before carrying out care.
  • Have knowledge of chronic disease management that encompasses respiratory, cardiac conditions and diabetes.
  • Be aware of safe guarding policies, both local and national, and implement such policies should it become necessary.
  • Provide emergency care to patients as necessary and attend annual resuscitation training.
  • Respond to emergency situations and escalate to medical team, employing techniques in line with scope of practice and associated training as directed and in accordance with Al-Futtaim Health protocols and guidance. 
  • Provides assistance for the patients when required, providing emotional support, ensuring safety, privacy and dignity at all times.


About the Requirements

Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Bachelor’s Degree / Diploma in Nursing   
  • UAE License or Eligibility is preferable
  • BLS is mandatory
  • English fluency is mandatory
  • Knowledge of Arabic is preferable
  • Computer Literacy


Minimum Experience:

Minimum 2+ years experience in a similar role.


Job-Specific Skills:

Undertake clinical duties, with relevant training in the below areas:

  • Assessment of patients at out-patients clinics
  • Assisting Registered Nurses and Physicians at the out-patients clinics
  • Conducting ECG
  • Evaluation and Monitoring of vital signs
  • Infection Control Policy and Procedures
  • Venepuncture
  • Intravenous cannulation
  • Basic Life Support
  • Conducting Bedside Monitoring of blood sugar
  • Collecting Urine Samples
  • Documentation of Patients Medical history and vital signs
  • Computer Literacy


Behavioural Competencies:

  1. Excellent presentation and analytical skills
  2. Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  3. Good decision making skills
  4. Strong operational thinking skills
  5. Critical Thinking
  6. Conflict Management



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