Anaesthetic Nurse / Operating Department Practitioner

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £42,500
Contact name: Khadeejah Khalid

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Job ref: BCKK06
Published: 17 days ago

This is your sign to apply for that new role! Our client in London is looking for an anaesthetic Nurse / Operating Department Practitioner

What you’ll do: 

  • Provide assistance to the consultants during all surgical procedures whether under local/regional/sedation/general anaesthetic.

  • Assist in the positioning and preparation of a patient as directed by the surgical team and ensure that any specimens are correctly labelled and dispatched to the laboratory.

  • Prepare patients for clinical / operative procedures and provide immediate post-operative care.

  • Take charge of the clinical area in the absence of an advanced practitioner, ensuring the safety of patients, visitors and staff.

  • Participate fully as a team member, including working in all areas of the theatre suite, sharing knowledge and information and supporting colleagues, to promote a cohesive team and the achievement of team objectives.

  • Help to control cross infection by observing departmental policy regarding dress, the maintenance of a clean working environment, decontamination and sterilisation procedures and asepsis.

What you’ll bring: 

  • You must hold a relevant OPD / Anaesthetic Nurse qualification (HCPC / ADULT RGN)

  • Post-registration experience within Anaesthetics.

  • Ability to deliver high standards of care.