Senior Theatre Practitioner

Expiring today

Competitive salary plus benefits
26 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Nursing Field
Clinical Nurse
Job Type

BMI Ridgeway Hospital in Swindon 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 Senior 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 HPC registration
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to support and lead a team
  • Evidence of working in partnership with Consultants to explore and challenge existing practices while maintaining and enhancing the existing services and standards
  • Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills
  • External Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification.(Desirable)
  • ENB 998 and/or mentorship course and/or D32/33/A1 (Desirable)
  • Management qualification (Desirable)
  • ILS (Desirable) 

Duties of this role include: 

  • To support, coordinate and actively assist in the management and organisation of care provision within the Operating Department while managing a delegated team
  • Provide quality planned care for patients during their peri operative phase of care by ensuring   all team members deliver quality patient care by providing appropriate clinical and managerial leadership.
  • 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.

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


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.