Charge RN - Neurosurgery Job

Full Job Title: Charge RN - Neurosurgery

Job Number: 18002692

Facility: SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital

Location: St. Louis, MO

Schedule: Full Time, 12 Hour Night

Hours: 7:00PM - 7:00AM


SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital



Come find your niche in Neuro! We are looking for dynamic nurses to join our team. The Neuroscience service line is a fast-growing field with many advancements in the management of nervous system disorders due to our in depth understanding of how the nervous system works. St. Louis University Hospital is an Academic Medical and Level One Trauma Center with a focus on patients, families, and career development. Our Primary Stroke certified units specialize in advanced stroke care, neurological conditions, and groundbreaking neurosurgical interventions. Join our team and be part of the Grand New SLUH!


The Charge Nurse is a professional practitioner who assesses, manages, directs and provides nursing care activities for the inpatient units / clinical areas. She/he is responsible for the planning, organization, delegation and completion of patient and unit activities for a specific shift. The charge nurse focuses on the quality and outcomes of care and facilitates the role and responsibilities of the team members.


Minimum Education:

RN licensure in the State of Missouri

Job Specifications:

  • Minimum of two years of nursing experience desired.
  • Satisfactory performance appraisals.
  • Possesses excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrates professionalism in working relationships and during delivery of care.
  • Possesses good problem solving abilities including follow up and reporting.
  • Remains calm and is able to handle highly stressful situations.
  • Possesses excellent organizational skills.
  • Is available for variable shifts.
  • Energetic and motivated.

Working Conditions:

May be exposed to the risk of blood borne diseases. Exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries, and illness). Subject to varying and unpredictable situations. Handles emergency and critical situations. May work variable hours

Physical Requirements: Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking. Occasionally lifts, positions, pushes, and/or transfers patients. Occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching. Must be able to lift 50 pounds and pull 100 pounds.

SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »

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