Theatre Practitioner- Anaesthetics

Location Edinburgh
Job-type Permanent
Salary £28000 - £35000 per annum
Reference J346371
Date Published 24 days ago
Theatre Practitioner- Anaesthetics

At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of the UK's leading private hospitals groups who specialise in a range of medical and surgical interventions. They offer treatment across a whole range of specialties including General Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Surgery, Hernia Surgery and Orthopaedics. They have an available opportunity for a Theatre practitioner to work in one of their hospital's based in Edinburgh. If you think the position is right for you, let's talk!


The overall responsibility within this role working as a Theatre Practitioner for Anaesthetics 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 as a Theatre Practitioner for Anaesthetic you will be responsible for planning and delivering appropriate care to patients on the ward. Part of your day to day as an Theatre Practitioner Anaesthetics will involve preparing the Anaesthetic room according to the individual needs of the patient and Anaesthetist, ensuring all equipment is checked prior to use and any faults reported to the Theatre Co-ordinator immediately and preparing patients and provide assistance for clinical/operative procedures. You will also be responsible for updating and maintaining patient records and responding to any queries or complaints. You will also be involved in the induction of new staff & any other ad hoc duties required by senior members of staff.


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

• Have you will have a relevant anaesthetic nurse qualification or operating department practitioner qualification.
• At least 1 years+ experience working in anaesthetic's and experience across multiple specialties.
• An innate attention to detail with a strong ability to work well under pressure. The ability to adapt easily to situations and be a good communicator within a team.
• To have computer competency across healthcare related systems


You will enjoy the following benefits:

• 35 days annual leave inclusive of bank holiday
• Pension
• Free onsite car park
• Healthcare
• GP services
• Life Assurance
• Season Ticket Loan
• Eye Test
• Childcare Vouchers
• Gym Membership
• Continued professional development


Location: Edinburgh
Job-Type: Permanent
Salary: £28,000-£35,000


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

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.