Theatre Scrub Practitioner

Location Bingley, Bradford, England
Job-type Permanent
Salary £31000 - £35000 per annum
Reference J343722
Date Published about 2 months ago
Theatre Scrub Practitioner
West Yorkshire

At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of the leading private hospitals based near Bingley that offer a wide range of services across medical and surgical interventions. This facility is set in beautiful tranquil surroundings making it the perfect retreat for patients to recuperate. They have an available opportunity for a Theatre Scrub Practitioner with excellent experience, skills and knowledge. If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

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.

CLINICAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Working alongside the Theatre Manager as a Scrub Nurse 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.

REQUIREMENTS:

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

• Have a valid NMC/practitioner registration
• Experience of working with various specialities in theatre as a Scrub Nurse or an Operating Department Practitioner
• Be a caring and compassionate nurse with strong attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure.
• Surgical First Assistant qualification desired but not essential
• Have excellent communication skills and be a good team player.

REWARDS:

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 Off Site Parking

DETAILS:

Location:West Yorkshire
Job-Type:Permanent
Salary:£31,000-£35,000

CONTACT:

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


TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.