Charge Nurse Job Description Sample

A Charge Nurse is in charge of a specific ward at a hospital or other healthcare facility. They care for patients, supervise staff, and ensure smooth operations.

Job Description Sample

We are looking for an experienced and organized Charge Nurse to oversee our pediatric ward. The successful candidate for this position will care for patients, supervise other nursing staff, and ensure that all tasks are completed on time and with the utmost quality.


A Charge Nurse earns a median salary of $70,000 per year. The range of this salary is $51,000 to $98,000 depending on experience.


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Patrick Algrim is an experienced executive who has spent a number of years in Silicon Valley hiring and coaching some of the world’s most valuable technology teams. Patrick has been a source for Human Resources and career related insights for Forbes, Glassdoor, Entrepreneur,, SparkHire, and many more.


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