Theatre Nurse Consultant (Recruitment)

£25,000 - £30,000
29 Apr 2012
27 May 2012
MB - Theatre Consultant
Job Type

Position:          Nurse Consultant Theatres (Recruitment)            

Salary:             Negotiable

Location:         Central Manchester       

Hours:              Full time, permanent – 37.5 – Monday to Friday (No shift work)


We are actively looking to recruit a full time, permanent Theatre Nurse Consultant to work as part of our recruitment team.  You will be responsible for interviewing Theatre Nurses and  ODP’s who wish to register with our agency for temporary agency shifts.  You will also be responsible for managing annual appraisals and some compliance alongside the Senior Nurse Recruiter.  You will also be part of the team who manage any clinical complaints that may come into the office with the support and guidance from the Clinical Director.

 Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Interviewing nd supporting Theatre Nurses and ODP’s in accordance with NHS Buying Solutions nd CQC minimum standards for Nursing Agencies, as directed by the PULSE written recruitment procedures
  • Maintaining and developing the nurse database and ensuring that the use of IQX and associated systems is carried out according to company guidelines and procedures and that all compliance requirements are met
  • Adhering to employment legislation
  • Support the ongoing focus on the achievement of targets
  • Maintaining and supporting existing clients
  • Ensuring all documented communication with clients is closely monitored
  • Ensuring the use of the IQX system enables the Recruitment Team to identify nurses to be targeted for increased hours and ongoing lines of work
  • Maintaining regular contact with the nurse database
  • Supporting the Senior Nurse Recruitment Consultant with the induction and orientation of new staff to the Recruitment Team
  • Supporting the Senior Nurse Recruitment Consultant with the collation of weekly KPI reports, attendance register, activity reports
  • Taking a proactive approach to the role in order to support the Recruitment Manager in providing fully compliant nurse and carer recruits to meet contracted and non-contracted demand at all times

Education / Qualifications / Knowledge       

  • Good level of basic education
  • Numerate & literate 
  • Current NMC registered Nurse or HPC registration             

 Skills / Training

  • Ability to organise and prioritise own work load
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to prepare management information
  • Good telephone manner
  • Strong IT skills                                                                   


  • Ideally you will have some experience of recruitment / interviewing staff
  • Proven track record of solving queries in effective time scales
  • Extensive experience of working within theatres

Personal Qualities

  • Self motivated and driven, ability to work without supervision 
  • Professional and dynamic
  • Enthusiastic and committed to the business objectives of the Company
  • Ability to work in an open plan environment
  • Ability to multi task with good time management skills                         

 About Pulse:                      

PULSE recruits health and social care professionals for temporary and permanent jobs in the UK and abroad. We are the UK’s leading independent provider of healthcare bank staff management services and also provide all kinds of specialist care packages in the home and in the community.

We’re an approved supplier to the NHS and we hold contracts with NHS trusts, private hospitals, social service departments and local authorities nationwide. We also work with hospitals in Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East.

In 2010, for the second year running, PULSE was named Staffing Agency of the Year by the respected industry publication, Health Investor.  In 2011, PULSE was voted as one of the Sunday Times Best 100 Companies to Work For for the third year running

Company Benefits:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • 25 days annual leave, increasing with length of service
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme
  • Life Assurance

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email your cv to or call 0161 245 4453