Theatre Practitioners (Scrub/ Anaesthetics or Recovery)

Band 5

Main area
Theatres Staffing 1 to 6
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-1059400-C
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Princess Royal University Hospital
Town
Farnborough
Salary
£25,681 - £33,058 pa inc HCA
Closing
11/02/2018 23:59

Band 5 Theatre Practitioners (Scrub/ Anaesthetics or Recovery) Inpatient Theatres Princess Royal University Hospital, Bromley (part of Kings’ College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust)

Are you interested in an exciting opportunity to be a Band 5 Theatre Practitioner in one of our Theatre Departments? Would you like to be part of one of our busy and dedicated teams? If so, we’d like to hear from you! We currently have exciting opportunities available for Anaesthetic, Scrub and Recovery vacancies in Inpatient Theatres at our Princess Royal University Hospital site. Inpatient theatres consists of 8 theatres, 2 specialising in obstetrics and the remainder specialising in ENT, general surgery, gynaecology, urology, trauma and orthopaedics. It has a 12-bedded recovery unit for patients post-surgery.

We are looking for motivated, dedicated staff, with a commitment to delivering excellent patient care. You must be an excellent communicator and have a flexible, pro-active approach as well as the ability to manage a varied and demanding workload. In turn we will offer you a friendly and modern working environment, a supportive induction programme and the ability to work within a dynamic senior nursing and management team, which is supported by the Divisional Heads of Nursing.

We aim to provide you with a high standard of training in the clinical area through our dedicated Practice Development Team who will support your professional development through both in-house programmes and those through our Kings Health Partners higher education institutions. Newly qualified ODP’s will also be supported through the Trust’s preceptorship programme. These are all full time posts and are subject to internal rotation. We support flexible working and such options will also be considered.

Please note that for; • Anaesthetics – you must be a HCPC registered or soon to be registered ODP, or an NMC registered nurse (RN1) with the anaesthetic course. • Scrub – you must be an NMC registered nurse (RN1) or HCPC registered or soon to be registered ODP. You will be able to show evidence of clinical experience as a scrub practitioner. • Recovery - you must be an NMC registered nurse (RN1), HCPC registered or soon to be registered ODP.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Sharmain Ali (Matron) sharmainali@nhs.net 01689863414