Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


Job Description

As a Senior 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 (rotational day shifts, Mon-Sun), with participation in the on call rota.

The attractive and competitive salary for this role is between £33,037 - £36,708 (with a 4% Shift enhancement) and will be dependent upon skills and experience.

Reward & recognition – We'll look after you with our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell and excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Deliver a consistently high standard of patient care utilising evidence based practiceAssessing, planning, delivering and evaluation of peri-operative patient carePrepare equipment and instruments according to the individual needs of the patient and Surgeon, as well as involvement with the updating of Surgeon preference cardsEnsure 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 proceduresParticipate 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:

Registered Nurse or ODPPrevious experience in a similar roleIdeally experience in Scrubbing for Orthopaedics, Gynecology or Urology

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