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Lead Scrub Practitioner

About The Facility:
HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private hospital group; providing award winning acute and complex care.
The Lister Hospital and its outpatient centres are located in the heart of Chelsea, and have consistently provided care and treatment in London for over 30 years. We offer access to leading consultants from London's top teaching hospitals and contemporary treatment, with several highly specialised units including fertility, gastroenterology and cardiology.

With 57 beds across three floors, we offer a specialised service, bespoke to our patient’s needs. Our six-bed critical care unit provides dedicated specialised care to seriously ill patients with a range of surgical or medical conditions. 

Job Description:
As a Lead Scrub Theatre Practitioner, you will undertake the management of the surgical service on a day to day basis and be responsible for delivering a consistently high standard of patient care utilising evidence-based practice. In addition, you will provide leadership to a multidisciplinary team and deputise for the Theatre Manager in their absence.

This is a full time role working 37.5hrs per week (typically 5 x 7.5 hour shifts between the hours of 0700 – 2100), with participation in the on call rota.

The attractive and competitive salary for this role is between £46,400 - £52,000 (with an additional 4% shift enhancement) and will be dependent upon skills and experience.

Reward & recognition – We'll look after you with our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell and excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Deliver a consistently high standard of patient care utilising evidence based practice
Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluation of peri-operative patient care
Contribute to the improvement and maintenance of quality patient care by the use of evidence based
Actively contribute to the continuous improvement in customer service practice
Identify and implement, where possible, business development opportunities and to understand the healthcare market and customer needs.
Orientate new staff to department and assist them in integrating with the team
Promote and maintain a positive learning environment for all staff
Ensure surgeons’ and the patients’ perioperative needs are fulfilled in an efficient and effective manner
Co-ordinate staff and resources to meet departmental needs, within budget

Skills & Experience:
Current RGN or ODP Registration
Extensive experience in a similar role 
Ideally have extensive experience in Orthopeadics and a knowledge of Robotics
You will also have experience of leading a team, which involves the mentoring of other members of theatre staff.

About The Individual:
At HCA UK we recognise and value everyone as unique and individual; treat people with kindness and compassion; act with absolute honesty, integrity, and fairness and trust and treat one another as valued members of the HCA UK family. As someone looking to join our family, you will demonstrate these key values.
You will also actively participate as a member of a team to move the team towards completion of tasks, goals, and objectives; demonstrate leadership and influence others to be the best they can be and inspire our colleagues and patients; and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to effectively engage others and achieve desired results.
If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.

Lead Scrub Practitioner


Published on 28 Jan 2020