Senior Anaesthetic Practitioner

Location London, Greater London, England
Job-type Permanent
Salary £40000 - £49000 per annum
Contact Clara Bowe
Email email Clara
Reference J343436
Senior Theatre Practitioner

At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of London's leading private hospitals with over 30 years of experience providing world class healthcare. The hospital is a large facility specialising in acute and complex care. They cover a whole host of specialisms including cardiac, oncology, orthopaedic, gastroenterology, liver and HPB, renal and ENT. They have an available opportunity for a Senior Theatre Practitioner-Anaesthetics to work in the theatre department of the hospital with excellent experience, skills and knowledge. If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.


The overall responsibility within this role is to assist the anaesthetist in the administration of anaesthetic during surgery, and tasks include the preparation of equipment, monitoring the patient's condition, and reaction to instructions from the anaesthetist.


Reporting into the Theatre manager you will be responsible for planning and delivering appropriate care to patients on the ward. You will work to ensure that policies and procedures relating to the administration of blood and blood products are followed. Part of your day to day will involve maintaining a sterile environment within the theatre at all time and ensuring efficient supervision of staff. Working with the team you will ensure that patients comfort. Dignity and privacy are maintained at all times. As a senior member of the team you will have the ability to take the lead in an emergency situation and be responsible for ensure that any incidents/accidents are appropriately recorded and reported in a timely manner.


Nursing Degree
NMC Registration
Anaesthetic Qualification or extensive UK experience working in anaesthetics


To be eligible for the role, you will:

• Have a relevant anaesthetic nurse qualification( or extensive UK based experience in anaesthetics) or operating department practitioner/ODP qualification.
• Experience of working in orthopaedics, colorectal and heptabillary would be desirable
• As a senior member of the team you will have experience of mentoring staff and ideally be ALS trained.
• Have an innate attention to detail with a strong ability to work well under pressure.
• Adapt easily to situations and be a good communicator within a team. Computer competency would also be a vital part of the role.


You will enjoy the following benefits:

• Annual leave entitlement
• Pension Scheme
• Childcare vouchers
• Critical illness cover
• Dental insurance
• Free Health assessment
• Life assurance
• Discounted Gym Membership
• Pension
• Personal accident insurance
• Private GP services
• Travel insurance
• Season ticket loan
• Plus many more….



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

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.