Senior Theatre Scrub Nurse - Permanent

Posted 31 January 2024
Salary £50078 per annum
Location
Job type Permanent
Discipline Registered general nurseNursing Jobs
Reference52355
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

Maxxima have recently partnered with  one of the UK’s specialist provider of diagnostic and healthcare solutions. We are currently looking for an experienced Senior Theatre Scrub Nurse, who can provide overall support for the clinical leadership of the service. This post is based in London, which is easily accessible via public transport.
 
About the role:
As a Senior Theatre Scrub Nurse, you will be working in a clinical and service development capacity to ensure the service to patients is planned, delivered and evaluated in line with evidence-based practice. Working closely with the multi-disciplinary team to help create and maintain a robust service.

What’s in it for you as a Senior Theatre Scrub Nurse:

  • Private healthcare scheme worth up to £20,000 per year
  • 27 days annual leave
  • Blue Light Card discounts
  • Interest-free season ticket loans
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free eye check-up vouchers with contribution towards lenses
  • Free newspaper and media subscriptions
  • Local Business discounts
  • Discount in our Hospice Charity shop
  • Refer a Friend scheme
  • Free Cinema Society Membership offering discounted tickets
  • Personal development and training courses
  • Annual events and recognition awards
  • Career progression and increments
  • For employees joining us from the NHS, we can provide continuation of your NHS pension
Your main responsibilities as a Senior Theatre Scrub Nurse:
  • Assess, plan, deliver and evaluate  a high level of peri-operative patient care.
  • Lead individual teams in the role of team leader to ensure adherence to the 5 steps to safer surgery and the safe and efficient running of the list.
  • Exhibiting a high level of teamwork with the Theatre Suite and in the wider hospital environment.
  • Participate fully as a team member, including working in all areas of the theatre suite, to promote a cohesive team and the achievement of team objectives.
  • Effective management of resources within the department.
  • Participate in education, training and development of other staff.
  • Ensure all equipment is checked prior to use and any faults reported immediately.
  • Help to prevent cross infection by observing departmental policy regarding dress, the maintenance of a clean working environment, decontamination and sterilisation procedures and a high level of aseptic practice.
What we are looking for in a Senior Theatre Scrub Nurse:
  • Registered Nurse with recognised post graduate theatre qualification or equivalent experience or Registered ODP with cert HE/Diploma
  • Evidence of continuing professional development
  • Significant post registration skills
  • Ability to demonstrate a sound knowledge base of theatre practice
  • Experience in orthopaedics and Urology
  • Experience in a wide variety of surgeries
  • Specialist knowledge operating theatre care
  • The ability to communicate with clarity and intelligibility in both written and spoken English. Ability to build a rapport, listen, persuade and negotiate
  • Flexibility to change shifts when department needs change
  • Must be able to participate in the on call rota if required
  • Able to operate under pressure, cope with setbacks, self-aware
Why work with Maxxima?
  • Knowledgeable, dedicated and vastly experienced Permanent Team with longstanding professional relationships with multiple clients
  • Access to exclusive vacancies through our numerous Master Vendor trusts across the country
  • Vacancies outside of NHS Rate caps with our private sector agreements
  • Access to International roles outside of England and the United Kingdom
Please note: We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.
 
Next steps:
If you are interested to hear more, either hit the APPLY NOW button or reach out to Shanice on 02033986694 or Shanice.Chapman@maxximagroup.com