Anaesthetics Theatre Practitioner

London (Central), London (Greater)
£30000 - £35000 per annum
20 Mar 2014
27 Mar 2014
Rebecca Garrie
Nursing Field
Private Healthcare, Theatre
Job Type
About Facility and Benefits: This hospital is one of the most prestigious and respected private hospitals in London, specialising in complex, cancer, cardiac and neuroscience, care for both adults and children. With the most advanced medical equipment and the largest private paediatric ITU in the country, it`s no surprise they attract some of the finest specialist consultants from many of London's major teaching hospitals. As part of the theatres team the successful applicant will have access to all of the hospitals fantastic benefits. On top of this the successful candidate will work within an established organization based in one of London`s most renowned medical locations and known worldwide for its outstanding service. They will also have access to the well priced and high quality food range available within the staff restaurant. Job Description: To be responsible for providing skilled clinical and technical assistance as a member of the operating theatre team and to participate in the assessment of patient care needs and implement and maintain agreed standards of care. Duties and Responsibilities: -Take charge of the clinical area in the absence of an advanced practitioner ensuring patient, visitors and staff safety. -Participate in the delegation and supervision of junior grades, unqualified and less experienced staff -Participate in education, training and development of other staff. -Assist in the management and organisation of the operating theatre(s) -Participate in induction and orientation programmes for new staff to ensure a welcoming environment. -Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluation of peri-operative patient care Skills & Experience: -RN - 1ST level Registration -Diploma or Degree in Health Care Studies -ODP Level 3 NVQ -ODA 752 -Ability to deliver high standards of care. -Knowledge of Health Care issues -Computer literacy -Good organizational skills About the Individual: The successful candidate will be a good team player with strong organisational and communication skills. They will have an understanding of resource management and the ability to prioritise and work under pressure. Flexibility and enthusiasm are also key. Please do not hesitate to contact me for further information on 0207 861 8950 Ext 1553 or email