Position Description

Nurse Clinician (Queentown)
Job Code 23493
Job Placement Location Singapore
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The person is responsible for the quality of patient care delivered and the standard of nursing practice in an assigned ward/unit. The person will provide highly skilled and specialized nursing care to specific patient population and their caregivers.

Main Scope:

  • Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates care of patients with complex healthcare needs according to updated standards of nursing practice.
  • Ensures patient care delivery (inclusive of education and counselling) is carried out according to established standards of care practice using patient care plan / clinical pathways.
  • Co-ordinates patients’ access and treatment sequence where required for the specialty.
  • Conducts teaching and counselling for patients and their families / carers.
  • Initiates and ensures implementation of discharge planning for patients.
  • Leads and participates actively in the review of patients with the multidisciplinary team.
  • Follows up on patients at NUH specialist outpatient clinics where appropriate.
  • Conducts specialty nurse-led clinic for patients and their families where needed.
  • Provides clinical supervision to nurses and nurse trainees to ensure quality patient care delivery.
  • Updates and maintains patient consultation / training statistics / other types of register / registry where appropriate.
  • Applies understanding of prevention of medico-legal issues in relation to patient care.

Secondary Scope:

  • Acts as a resource person for clinical nursing matters.
  • Plans, implements, and evaluates in-service staff education and specialty training courses based on unit and individual training needs.
  • Inducts newly graduated advanced diploma nurses in specialty care of a specific group of patients.
  • Guides and develops specialty competencies of registered nurses.
  • Reviews and develops clinical pathways and / or other plans of care in consultation with specialty nurses, nurse managers, doctors, and paramedical staff.
  • Reviews and develops practice policies and guidelines and nursing standards in consultation with specialty nurses, nurse managers and doctors.
  • Assists with nursing audits on nursing care standards.
  • Applies best evidence to practice.
  • Participates in research activities.
  • Undertakes quality improvement / research projects.
  • Participates in training / quality improvement / research committees.
  • Contributes to performance appraisals of enrolled nurses, senior enrolled nurses, staff nurses, senior staff nurses and advanced diploma nursing students.
  • Takes on additional responsibilities or tasks as assigned by Senior Nurse Manager/Clinician, Deputy/Assistant Director (Nursing) and Chief Nurse.


  • Registered Nurse with at least 9 years of post-registration clinical experience, of which 2 years must be as Assistant Nurse Clinician
  • Diploma in Nursing with relevant post-basic advanced certification and Degree in Nursing from recognized training institution as approved by Singapore Nursing Board.
  • Technically skilled and competent
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Computer literacy skill – MS Word and PowerPoint


We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.         

To apply, please visit www.gmprecruit.com and search for Job Reference: 23493

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Jackie at  jackie.ng@gmprecruit.com

GMP Recruitment Services (S) Pte Ltd   |   EA Licence: 09C3051   |   EA Personnel: Jackie Ng   |   Registration No: R22109024  

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