Recovery Practitioner

High Wycombe, England
£22000 - £26000 per annum
24 Apr 2012
01 May 2012
Alison Davies
Nursing Field
Private Healthcare, Theatre
Job Type

Recovery Practitioner - Buckinghamshire - Full Time - Permanent - £22,000 - £26,000

Our client, part of a group of leading healthcare providers, are looking for a Recovery Nurse to join their team.

This role will involve recovering patients following a variety of elective procedures including gynae, orthopaedics, urology and general surgery.

Your duties and responsibilities will include;
- Preparing for the patients arrival to recovery
- Assisting the Anaesthetist in the post-operative stage of care if needed
- Monitoring the patients care and ensuring an appropriate plan of care is in place
- Acting as a role model to junior members of staff

The successful candidate will be an Operating Department Practitioner (ODP) or Registered General Nurse (RGN) with a valid NMC or HPC PIN number and experience working in recovery. You must have excellent communication skills and be a team player.

The salary for this position is £26,000 - £28,000 and benefits include 25 days holiday, healthcare and contributory pension scheme. This position is available full time 37.5 hours a week.

This role is based in Buckinghamshire and is commutable from High Wycombe, Great Missenden, Beaconsfield, Gerrads Cross, Maidenhead, Marlow, Stokenchurch, Aylesbury and Slough

For more information on this opportunity and to apply please call Ali Davies at STR Health on 02392 322312 and email your CV to

STR Health Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.