Lead Theatre Practitioner

Location
Great Missenden
Salary
Market related
Posted
20 Sep 2016
Closes
18 Oct 2016
Ref
SYS-17940-86
Nursing Field
Hospital
Function
Clinical Nurse
Job Type
Permanent

BMI Chiltern Hospital in Great Missenden is part of BMI Healthcare, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country.

We have an opportunity for a Lead Theatre Practitioner to join their team of staff in the Theatre Department.

This is a FULL time role for 37.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Registered Practitioner with NMC or HCPC registration
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Management experience desirable
  • Be able to undertake 2 of the 3 roles within theatre
  • External Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification. (desirable)
  • Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills (desirable)
  • ENB 998 and/or mentorship course (desirable)

Duties of this role include:

  • To provide quality planned care for patients during their peri operative phase of care
  • To support and assist in the management and organisation of care provision within the Operating Department
  • Assist in the delivery of patient care
  • Contribute to quality improvement
  • Develop and enhance the skills and knowledge of others and self
  • Promote best evidence based practice within own scope of practice
  • Apply legislation, policies and procedures correctly.
  • Respect the patient’s dignity, privacy, wishes and beliefs.

Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • BMI Healthcare Scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Staff Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday per annum
  • Gym membership discount

Interested?

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV.  We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.