Theatre Practitioner/Scrub Nurse

Posted 04 March 2022
Salary £36829 per annum
LocationKingston upon Thames
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTheater nurseNursing Jobs
Reference36266
Contact NameMAXXIMA PERMANENT

Job description

Maxxima’s permanent team are recruiting for a Theatre Practitioner/Scrub Nurse based in Greater London. This is an exciting opportunity to join a private hospital renowned for over sixty years of providing a high level of service to the local community and is frequently ranked by patients as one of the top private hospitals in London.
 
As a Theatre Practitioner/Scrub Nurse, you will support the Theatre Manager to provide patient care during the pre, peri and post-operative phase of a surgical patient’s care within the hospital, whilst ensuring a high standard of professional practice and clinical care under direct supervision, working within the theatre team to promote a good working environment.
 
Location: Greater London
Employment Type: Permanent, Full-time (37.5 Hours)
Hrs: Shifts, including lates, weekends, and an on-call rota
 
What’s in it for you?
  • Salary: £36,829, plus benefits including Private Medical Insurance, Life Assurance Cover, Contributory Pension Scheme, Free Staff Counselling Service, and Subsidised Meals on Duty
 
On a typical day you will:
  • Implement basic pre, peri and post-operative nursing care independently and also implement new/complex care with supervision.
  • Participate with the multi-disciplinary team in decision making regarding patient care, and facilitate a question and answer dialogue with patients and relatives.
  • Recognise potential clinical challenges and ways of dealing with them.
  • Delegate suitable clinical care to junior staff whilst developing preceptorship skills and actively supporting peers.
 
What will you need to succeed in this role?
  • Registered Nurse with valid NMC pin
  • Six months post registration experience
  • Basic theatre skills and up to date clinical knowledge
  • Ability to work in a team within a multidisciplinary environment with minimal supervision
  • An interpersonal, patient focused approach
 
Unlock your potential:
If you are looking for a new exciting challenge within a patient-centred theatre department - please apply today!

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