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Obstetric & Gynaecology Nursing


Clinical attachment in Obstetric & Gynaecology Nursing


Obstetric wards admit antenatal and postnatal patients whilst Gynaecology wards admit patient with diseases of the reproductive system.


​From one to three months
​The clinical attachment provides opportunities for the nurse to gain knowledge and skills in the current nursing practice and services in this specialty.

Entry Criteria

  • Registered General Nurse and Midwife with temporary registration with Singapore Nursing Board if hands-on required.
  • Proficiency in English language.

Expected learning / learning objectives

On completion, the trainee will be able to:

  • Discuss the role of the nurse in:
    • Obstetric nursing
    • Gynaecological nursing
  • Discuss the nursing care of:
    • Patients in labour
    • Well and sick neonates
    • Antenatal and postnatal patients
  • Discuss infection control in a hospital.
  • Discuss the role of the Nurse Manager in obstetrics and gynaecology.

Teaching Programme

  • Lectures
  • Observation

Teaching Faculty

Nurse Educator, Nurse Clinicians and Nurse Managers.


Application Procedure

​Type ​Duration ​SNB Registration ​Hands-on Training ​Research ​TOEFL
​e.g. ObserverFrom three to six monthsTemporary Registration if hands-on​Upon requestNA​Attend English for non-English speaking candidate

Interested candidates are required to send a request in writing to

Chief Nurse
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
100 Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 229899
Fax: +65 6394 1507

Supporting documents

Detailed Resume