CURRENT VACANCIES Theatre Practitioner

Theatre Practitioner

Job Reference: VAC-11336_1527794293
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + Pension + Private medical insurance
Salary per: Annum
Job Duration: Permanent
Job Start Date: ASAP

About the role

Our client is looking for a Theatre Nurse to join their hard working growing team, the role is based across both Edinburgh hospital sites within a supportive and knowledgeable department.

The working hours will be long days over 3 days a week which will also include an on-call night.

The department covers a whole range of surgery including major orthopaedics, ophthalmology, and a JAG accredited Endoscopy suite.

Our theatre staff are as mutli-skilled as possible, so ideally you will be able to work across scrub, anaesthetics and/or recovery, but many of our staff specialise in just one or two areas. Most importantly our theatre staff are experienced in a variety of surgical procedures, or are willing to learn new procedures and techniques under expert supervision.

Duties and responsibilities
Prepare an operating theatre/anaesthetic room/endoscopy suite for surgery in relation to instrumentation, equipment and supplies required for specific operative procedures, ensuring waste is kept to a minimum. In the case of anaesthetics ensure all necessary and emergency equipment is available and in working order
Expectation to participate in audits

Who we’re looking for
HCPC / NMC registered
Understanding of scrub roles and theatres
Experience or interested in Recovery
Advanced Life support certificate or willing to attend course
Willing to work collaboratively (good team player)
Planning and organisation
Concern for standards
Problem solving and continuous improvement

Reward
We commit to our employees well-being through training, support and reward. We offer employees a market competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
* Contributory pension scheme
* Life assurance
* Private medical insurance
* Wellness screening
* Eyesight tests
* Childcare vouchers

If you feel like you have the relevant experience please apply by return

Job Reference: VAC-11336_1527794293

Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + Pension + Private medical insurance

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: Permanent

Job Start Date: ASAP

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Thank you for taking the time to review this vacancy. If you feel this could be the right position for you please apply now or alternatively contact one of the team to discuss this role in more detail using the reference number detailed.