Our team members are adaptable, friendly, polite and caring. They enjoy working as a team with people from different cultures and backgrounds. Do you share these values? Then we could have just the role for you.
We are looking for an experienced Scrub Practitioner to join our bank team. As part of our professional, friendly and compassionate team you will do everything you can to ensure the patient’s treatment is of the highest standard.
Our focus at all times is on ensuring that our patients receive high quality treatment quickly, in clean and comfortable surroundings. Our unfaltering dedication to quality is something that we are very proud of and we constantly strive to improve things for our patients.
About the role
You will be working as part of a friendly, welcoming and expert multidisciplinary Theatre Team supported by our experienced Theatre Manager, Trevor Money.
You will be a part 1 registered NMC Nurse or a HCPC registered Operating Department Practitioner with experience of being a scrub practitioner in theatre. As well as being up to date with current research and developments in theatre practise you will have a sound knowledge of Health and Safety/Risk management within the operating department. You will be responsible for ensuring the continual cleanliness of the theatre and equipment. This role will enable you to develop and execute the correct procedures for ordering, receiving and transfer of blood and blood products as well as blood conservation.
It goes without saying privacy and confidentiality are key throughout the team and you will act as an advocate for the patient in the intra-operative phase and be responsible for “total patient” care in the perioperative phase.
Working at Care UK
As a bank team member you have flexibility to choose the shifts that work for you around your other commitments. When you’re part of the Care UK team, you don’t just have a job. You have a career. We work with you to help you grow in your role and take your career in the direction you want to go. If you want to join our permanent team, we’ll support you. If you just want to stay as a bank practitioner, that’s fine too. We’ll help you be the best you can be.
We want our team members to feel motivated and rewarded so we offer a competitive rates.
To apply for the role click on the link below. If you have any questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org in our friendly resourcing team, or call 01189 521 921. Martyn will also be happy to arrange an informal call with Trevor, our Theatre Manager should you wish to speak with him ahead of making a formal application.
We will contact all shortlisted candidates but please note Care UK retain the right to remove the advert prior to the closing date if a suitable candidate is appointed. Our employment offers are subject to receipt of satisfactory pre-employment checks. At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities. Applicants must have the right to work in the EU.
We are one of the UK largest independent sector healthcare providers and work in close partnership with the NHS to deliver more than 50 services throughout the UK. We provide high quality specialist care and excellent results for more than 50,000 patients each year.