Epidemiologist - Head of Infection Prevention & Control - Ar-Rifaa'

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Pulse International are Urgently looking for an Epidemiologist - Infection Prevention & Control Manager who will be working within a brand new state of the art specialist cardiac facility set to be fully operational by the end of 2018!

Face to face interviews will be held in Central London on 13th April 2018.

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Benefits

Successful applicants will receive a generous package including:

  • tax free salary

  • accommodation

  • travel allowance including flights

  • healthcare medical insurance

  • generous leave allowance

     

    Summary

    The client is one of the major hospitals chains in the Kingdom of Bahrain, and the only healthcare provider which provides free health care exclusively for non-civilians in the country. They are opening a brand new, state of the art specialist Cardiac facility and are looking for seasoned professionals who will help cement and facilitate the establishment of a robust infrastructure of the new facility.

    The client team will be visiting our offices in London on the 13th of April and will be conducting face to face interviews for a number of exciting positions. To fast-track yourself for the interview for the role, send us an updated CV making sure all job requirements are clearly highlighted.

     

    Job Summary

The role of the Infection Prevention and Control Manager is to ensure that, with his/her officers, the risk of infection to patients, visitors and staff is minimized through a range of prevention and control processes. Her role comprises of the following key elements:

 

  • Supervise and assist with the surveillance, analysis, and reporting of Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) and Surgical Site Infections (SSI).

  • Development of policies and procedures to insure rigorous infection control standards that meet disease control requirements for the hospital facility.

  • Participate in the education of staff on infection control measures.

The Infection Control Manager is responsible for the hospital-wide Infection Control Program including surveillance and the development and implementation of infection control measures; the Employee Health Program; the development and presentation of educational programs relevant to Infection Control.

 

Requirements

  • Western Passport (UK/USA/Canada/New Zealand/Australia & Europe)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in specialty (or related area)

  • 5 years’ western clinical experience in specialty area

  • Expert knowledge in Infection Prevention & Control principles and epidemiology

  • Ability to understand and communicate clinical concepts and terms

  • Excellent written and spoken English

  • Enhanced CRB checks will be carried out

    Preferred

    • Bachelor’s Degree Nursing (or related area)

    • Infection Control experience in Cardiac Department/ Facility

    • Nursing experience in Cardiac Department/ Facility

       

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      For more information about the Recruitment Day please send us an up-to-date, detailed CV and we will contact you directly.

Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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