Theatre Practitioner - Multi Disciplined

Location
Nottingham
Salary
Market related
Posted
22 Sep 2016
Closes
20 Oct 2016
Ref
SYS-13224-73
Nursing Field
Hospital
Function
Clinical Nurse
Job Type
Permanent

BMI Healthcare has a reputation based on 30 years of clinical excellence and commitment to our patients and staff. Our mission is to deliver exceptional experiences for the patients treated in hospitals throughout the UK – and to do that, we need exceptional people.

BMI Healthcare’s Park hospital in Nottingham has a vacancy for a Theatre Practitioner to join their team of staff.

This role is for 37.5 hours a week.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • 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 and/or D32/D33/A1 (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
  • Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate surgical equipment, instruments and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures incorporating various types of anaesthesia.
  • Conduct mandatory patient checks including informed consent, patients identity and operative site against the supporting documentation, prior to the start of the procedure
  • Complete mandatory surgical checks prior to the start of the procedure, during and pre wound closure
  • Monitor the patient’s condition throughout the procedure, taking appropriate action to manage any arising complications through contingency planning

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

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on individual skills & experience
  • 25 days annual leave (rising with length of service) plus public holidays
  • Pension
  • Life assurance
  • Discounted David Lloyd gym membership
  • BMI Healthcare's Medical plan
  • Dental plan

If you are committed to delivering excellence in patient care and would like to work for an organisation that values its staff, patients and consultants, we would like to hear from you. To be considered for this role, please complete our brief online application form and we will be in touch within 14 days of the closing date.