Senior Staff Nurse, Major Surgery

5-7 years
3500 - 7000 SGD monthly
13 days ago
Job Description

Job Description

Provide direct quality peri-operative patient care in Major Surgery Suites (MSS), uphold professional standards through continuous education, supervision and development and maintain accurate records.

Key Responsibilities

  • To assess, plan, implement and evaluate the peri-operative patient care in order to achieve optimum patient outcomes for surgical patients.
  • To participate in the implementation of clinical practices and standards including utilisation of new technologies, regular clinical nursing audits to ensure high quality standards of peri-operative care being rendered to the patients.
  • To demonstrate good and competent clinical skills, knowledge and critical thinking in the delivery of quality operating room nursing skills.
  • To be a team player as part of the MSS team to deliver a high and safe standard peri-operative patient care providing supervision and support where appropriate.
  • To participate in the care and maintenance of specialised equipment, ensuring an agreed standard of decontamination or disinfection at all times including accurate record for traceability of all equipment.
  • To actively be involved in committee/s at departmental or hospital level when nominated to represent on term or ad hoc basis.
  • To participate in the orientation, training and education of junior and newly recruited nurses for continuous professional development and maintaining their level of competencies.


  • Diploma of Nursing or Degree in Nursing or equivalent.
  • Advance Diploma or post-basic qualifications in Peri-operative Nursing or equivalent.
  • Singapore Nursing BoardPracticing Certificate for Registered Nurses.
  • At least 6-8 years experience in hospital clinical settings of which 5 years in Operating Room (OR).
  • Leadership role in Operating Room.
  • Possess good clinical knowledge in Operating Room domain.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills (written & oral).
  • Good clinical skills and knowledge.