Locum Registrar in Cardiothoracic Surgery (1-year contract)

  • Job Category
    Medical / Therapy Services
  • Job level
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  • Salary
    S$9600 - S$24000

Job Description

National University Health System

National University Health System (NUHS) is an integrated Academic Health System and Regional Health System in Singapore that delivers value-driven, innovative and sustainable healthcare. NUHS embraces its tripartite mission of excellence in clinical care, research and education and advances towards the innovative development of patient services, healthcare and learning environments.

For more information, please visit www.nuhs.edu.sg.

Locum Registrar in Cardiothoracic Surgery (1-year contract)

National University Heart Centre, Singapore (NUHCS) brings together medical experts from a multitude of medical and surgical disciplines to provide a comprehensive and holistic approach to the treatment of heart problems.

The Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery (CTVS), National University Hospital is seeking candidates for Locum Registrar in the field of Cardiothoracic Surgery. The department of CTVS provides a wide range of specialized services including Aortic, Endoscopic (MICS), Anaortic bypass-, Uniport VATS-, Wire skills (Vascular), Simulation training programs, and Research exposure in a National University Hospital, a top medical center of excellence and Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, one of Asia’s best medical education and research institutions.

The Locum Registrar would be part of the multidisciplinary team providing day-to-day patient care in adult cardiac surgical specialty, involved in both outpatient and in-patient areas, assisting in invasive and non-invasive investigations or procedures. The Locum Registrar would also be assisting in all aspects of pre-operative, operative and post-operative patient care in adult cardiac surgery including assistance in clinic, operating theatre, day-to-day ward rounds and on call duties.


· Full Registration with Singapore Medical Council

· At least 18 months of experience in Adult Cardiac Surgery

· Basic Medical Degree and Postgraduate Medical qualification(s) recognised by the Singapore Medical Council

· Prior work experience in an acute hospital setting

· Keen interest and/or credentials in research would be an advantage

· Good oral and written communication skills

Interested applicants who met the above requirements are invited to submit a detailed Curriculum Vitae to medical@nuhs.edu.sg. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Closing on 04 Feb 2021