You are here

Theatre Practitioner vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HC10208
Job location:
Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre
Brest Road
Plymouth
Plymouth
PL6 5XP
Job contract type:
Permanent
Job schedule type:
Full Time
Job closing date:
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 23:59

Job Summary

Due to a projected expansion of the service at Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre we are actively looking to recruit across all departments. Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre was the first independently owned treatment centre to receive an “outstanding” CQC rating so if you are looking to join an organisation that puts the patient at the heart of everything we do then we want to hear from you.

We have opportunities for Registered Nurses and Registered Operating Department Practitioners for positions in Scrub, Recovery and Anaesthetics.

Not only are our facilities state-of-the-art, with us, you will be able to focus on what really matters; delivering a high standard of patient care. You will also be able to benefit from our fully supported training programmes, on site café and free parking.

Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre offers high quality elective surgery for the local populations of Devon and Cornwall, specialising in hip , knee and shoulder joint replacements, shoulder repair, hand and elbow surgery, foot surgery and minor orthopaedic procedures. We also deliver Ophthalmology and General surgery.

Relocation packages available.

Responsible To

Theatre Manager

Key Responsibilities

Working as part of the multidisciplinary team, you will actively participate in and maintain the highest standard of care and safety for patients, visitors and staff in the operating theatre department. You will be expected to provide clinical care for patients requiring all aspects of preoperative, peri-operative and postoperative care.

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will have:

• Recent and relevant experience of working within a theatre environment
• Recent experience within an acute environment with experience in the recovery of patients following surgery
• Extensive clinical experience in either Orthopaedics, General surgery and Opthalmics

Qualifications

• NMC Registered General Nurse
• HCPC Registered Operating Department Practitioner

Additional Information

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.

For more information about the centre, please visit http://www.peninsulatreatmentcentre.nhs.uk/

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.

At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

Latest nursing jobs

Staff Nurse

Wakefield | Permanent

Read more >

Primary Care Nurse

Lichfield | Permanent

Read more >

Staff Nurse

Thetford | Permanent

Read more >

Staff Nurse

Norwich | Permanent

Read more >