Operating Theatre Charge Nurse

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    Nurse & Allied Health , Registered Nurse

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    1 YEAR

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  • Contract – 1 year renewable
  • Working hours – 48 per week with 2 rest days per week
  • Tax free remuneration package with accommodation, flights and healthcare insurance


Role Details

This role is based in one of the best hospitals in Saudi Arabia. A general hospital operating in the public sector, it is blessed with the prestigious JCI and CBAHI accreditation and offers a range of medical services from primary care through to sophisticated tertiary care.

The hospital is very busy and this role is based in the operating rooms where you will assume clinical and leadership responsibilities.

You will assume a leadership role in providing direction to nursing personnel in accordance with organizational and department goals and objectives.

You will ensure the provision of optimal standards of professional nursing care delivery to patients within an assigned hospital unit.

You will function as Charge Nurse while on duty and may assume the Head Nurse role during his/her absence.

You will ensure the education, orientation and evaluation of all staff is performed in such a manner as to maintain high levels of competency in accordance with the hospital’s policies procedures and national health regulatory bodies.

Saudi Council Classification as Nursing Specialist will be completed upon arrival but you should have the following requirements of qualifications and experience.


  • Bachelor degree in nursing
  • BLS Certified
  • No less than 5 years experience as a Nurse in Operating Room with 1 year experience as Charge Nurse role or similar position


  • Previous experience in Middle East multicultural health care delivery setting
  • Other certification pertinent to area of expertise i.e. Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), PALS, NRP.
  • Post graduate certification in nursing administration is desirable
  • Previous experience in Middle East health care delivery is desirable.
  • BLS & PALS Certified



  • Salary SAR 15000 per month tax free
  • Housing Accommodation: Secured Housing Accommodation with free electricity, water, basic appliances and appliances maintenance
  • Vacation Leave Entitlement: 30 days per year (with additional leave during holidays- minimum of 10 days additional leave)
  • Full Medical Services: entitled to medical treatment along contract duration according to hospital regulation in addition to dental treatment and plastic surgery for emergency cases only. Infertility treatment is an exemption.
  • Air Passage Both Way      Provided by the employer (per term of contract)
  • Transportation        Free shuttle bus transportation for Shopping trips everyday (Morning & Evening)
  • Others -  Professional Development  & Service Award

If you are interested in this role, please forward your CV for immediate consideration.

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