Job Title
Registered Scrub Nurse – Theatre
Employment Type
Full Time
2 to 5 years
Job Published
10 May 2024
Job Reference No.

Job Description


  • Current Registration with SANC as a Registered Nurse
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in an Operating Theatre
  • A qualification in Operating Theatre Nursing Science will be an advantage
  • Theatre Scrubbing skill is essential
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders, build relationships with Doctors and work in all disciplines
  • Must be flexible to work overtime, do standby duty and do call
  • Professional indemnity

Key Outputs:

  • Clinical competence in accordance with relevant Scope of Practice
  • Ability to function as an effective member of the nursing team
  • High energy levels and tolerance for stress
  • Well-developed interpersonal and organizational skills
  • The ability to function effectively under pressure
  • Liaison between parents, doctors and personnel
  • Responsible for accurate record keeping
  • Effective stock and equipment control
  • Strong quality patient care orientation
  • BLS competent
  • Supervise and orientate junior staff members and students
  • Competently administering Intravenous and Intramuscular medication
  • High energy levels and tolerance for stress/pressure
  • Problem analysis/solving skills and accurate record keeping
  • Ad hoc duties
  • Adhere to hospital policies, protocols and best practices