Vacancy Quality & Policy Officer


To enhance and guarantee the quality of care and general process-es within the two organizations. By doing so ensuring that patients & clients receive an optimal level of quality care within the international guidelines, safety require-ments, and service levels of healthcare on Saba.

Who are we looking for

We are looking for a candidate with a Bachelor’s degree (HBO level) in nursing supplemented with specific training in quality care management and with relevant work experience (minimum three years).

You have management & coaching skills, knowledge of healthcare, quality and organization processes. Organizing, analysing and problem solving skills are very important. You have strong communication skills and culture sensitivity to distil the underlying question of an issue. You can write clear and concise while respecting the nuances that surround the issue. You have a hands-on personality and are considered a connector.

Command of the English language is required. The Dutch language and knowledge of Dutch law and healthcare guidelines are highly valued assets. Preference for residents of Saba and Dutch passport holders.

Are you interested in working on Saba in a function to help define patient & client centred quality care to a higher professional level? Then we are looking for you!

SHCF: Saba Health Care Foundation

Saba Health Care Foundation (SHCF) supplies the community of Saba with medical care in the A.M. Edwards Medical Center in The Bottom. The medical care is provided via our policlinic, patient ward, 24hr emergency service, ambulance service, radiology, ultra-sound, laboratory and home health.

Benevolent Foundation Saba (BFS) manages the Honorable Henry C. Eve-ry Home for the Aged, a care institution for (elderly) people with somatic, social, psychiatric and/or psychiatric issues and people with disabilities. BFS also manages the Saba LIFE Center, which is an activity center with a program focusing on enhancing the quality of life and independence of sen-iors (65+) and people with disabilities.

In April of 2016 SHCF and BFS joined forces by merging our Boards. Together we strive to provide the people of Saba with a diversity of quality care in a unique situation.

What we offer

A full time position with an initial employment period of two years and with the possibility to extend.

We offer a competitive benefit package. The salary is conform the salary implementation regulation of FWG Salarisstructuur Health Care Caribisch Nederland BES and placed in FWG scale 50. Monthly gross min $2584 – max $3593.


Your application letter with CV, copies of relevant diploma’s and passport can be send to SHCF Human Resource Executive Mrs. Hanneke Magee through:


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