Orthopaedic Scrub Nurse

Location Hertfordshire, England
Job-type Permanent
Salary £32000 - £39382 per annum
Reference J343241
Orthopaedic Scrub Nurse

At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of the leading private hospitals based in Hertfordshire that offer a wide range of services across medical and surgical interventions. They have an available opportunity for a Staff Nurse or ODP with orthopaedic experience to join their team. If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.


The overall responsibility within this role is to work assist the surgical team by donning sterile masks, gloves and gowns as well as aid the physician by passing instruments during surgery.


Working alongside the Theatre Manager as a Scrub Practitioner you will be responsible for assessing, planning and implementing the right standards of care to all patients who are undergoing surgical procedures. Your day to day will involve preparing the equipment and instruments according to the needs of the patient and the surgeon's specifications, updating the surgeon's preference cards, ensuring all equipment is checked prior to use, reporting any faults immediately and working as part of a cohesive team while assisting during the surgery. As a Scrub Nurse you may also be assigned other ad hoc duties as required by senior members of staff.


To be eligible for the role, you will need to:

• Have a valid NMC/HCPC registration
• Experience of working as a Scrub Nurse or an ODP with Orthopaedic experience
• Be a caring and compassionate nurse with strong attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure.
• Have excellent communication skills and be a good team player.


You will enjoy the following benefits:
• Holiday entitlement-25 days plus bank holidays
• Pension
• Life Assurance
• Healthcare
• Season Ticket Loan
• Discounts on retail
• Continued professional development
• Free On Site Parking




Apply now for a call back to discuss the role in more detail

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.