JOB: Theatre Scrub Practitioner

JOB: Theatre Scrub Practitioner

Job Description

As a Theatre Scrub Practitioner, you will assess, develop, implement and evaluate programmes of care for patients undergoing surgical procedures with minimal supervision. In addition to this, you will also actively contribute to the maintenance of an environment that is conducive to the delivery and promotion of a high standard of patient care
This is a full time role working 37.5hrs per week (typically 5 x 7.5 hour shifts between the hours of 0700 – 2100), with participation in the on call rota.
The attractive and competitive salary for this role is £31,630 – £35,822 + 4% shift enhancement and will be dependent upon skills and experience.
Benefits: We’ll look after you with our contribution pension scheme, the use of all HCA facilities for acute medical conditions, annual salary review, 25 days holiday each year and access to a fantastic flexible benefits scheme. We can also offer you a relocation packages if you are living outside of London or the UK. You can expect to be working in an environment that promotes the development of your skills and knowledge.

Duties & Responsibilities

Deliver a consistently high standard of patient care utilising evidence based practice
Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluation of peri-operative patient care
Prepare equipment and instruments according to the individual needs of the patient and Surgeon, as well as involvement with the updating of Surgeon preference cards
Ensure all equipment is checked prior to use and any faults reported to the Theatre Co-ordinator immediately.
Prepare patients and provide assistance for clinical/operative procedures
Participate fully as a team member, including working in all areas of the theatre suite, sharing knowledge and information and supporting colleagues, to promote a cohesive team and the achievement of team objectives

Skills & Experience

A register nurse or ODP you will have scrub experience in a range of surgical specialities ideally within orthopaedics, gynae or urology. You will also have experience in assisting with planning and implementing of peri-operative care.

How to apply

Please contact Kim on 01273 494557 or email Kim on kim@mgmedical.co.uk


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