Scrub Theatre Practitioner-Orthopaedics

Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £34000 - £40300 per annum
Reference J348274
Date Published 7 months ago
Scrub Theatre Practitioner-Orthopaedics
At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of the UK's internationally esteemed private hospitals in London. This hospital offers a high calibre of evidence-based nursing care in a clinical environment. Nurses will work as a part of a multidisciplinary team while being offered an autonomous way of working combined to ensure that the patients care is the number one priority. They have an opportunity for an Orthopaedic Scrub Theatre Practitioner with excellent experience, skills, and knowledge to join their team. If you think the position is right for you, we would love to hear from you.

·Hours: Full Time-Monday to Friday
·Salary:Up to £40,300
·Successful candidates are being offered a £3,000 welcome package from the hospital
£5000 towards costs for Domestic relocation

The overall responsibility within this role is to assist the surgical team by donning sterile masks, gloves and gowns as well as aid the physician by passing instruments during surgery. You will provide post-operative care to patients. You will be responsible for delegating work to junior staff and preparing patients for both clinical and operative procedures. Supporting colleagues and preventing cross infection are among the other duties you will adhere to, while promoting a positive environment among the team.

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:

·Be a registered Nurse
·Have a valid NMC/HCPC registration.
·Experience of working as a Scrub Nurse with Orthopaedic/perioperative experience desirable.
·Experience in Da Vinci Robotic and liver procedures desirable.
·Experience with supporting the workflow processes of surgical care.
·Be a caring and compassionate nurse with strong attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure.
·Excellent communication skills and be a good team player.
·An innate attention to detail with a strong ability to work well under pressure.

You will enjoy the following benefits:

·A competitive annual salary
·£3000 welcome package or £5000 towards domestic relocation
·Professional Registration Fees paid
·Health Insurance
·Ongoing specialist training and personal development opportunities
·Employee Assistance Programme
·Retail/Gym discount scheme
·25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
·Pension scheme and Life Insurance

Apply now for a call back to discuss the role in more detail.
TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.