Ophthalmic Scrub Nurse

Location Birmingham
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 40000
Contact name: Nathan Lansiquot

Contact email: n.lansiquot@t2healthcare.com
Job ref: NLOP01
Published: 26 days ago

​Amazing opportunity for a Band 5 Scrub Nurse!

Are you a band 5 scrub nurse looking to earn more from your career? If so, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Our client in Birmingham is one of the leaders in private ophthalmic care. Established in 2008, they have treated over 1 million patients and are currently the UK’s top rated eye hospital. They help improve the lives of their patients by providing vision correction and treatments for medical eye conditions across their seven Hospitals.

As a scrub nurse you will be responsible for participating in all aspects of the Ophthalmic Surgical pathway.

Responsibilities

·       Coordinating the use of the supplies and equipment during a list ensuring the equipment is used in an appropriate and safe manner.

·       Acting as a scrub practitioner, undertaking all activities within that role in a professional and proficient manner.

·       Take responsibility to ensure all surgical equipment is disposed of correctly including ensuring appropriate decontamination and sterilisation of reusable equipment

·       Monitor consumables, replenishing as required and confirming reordering requirements as appropriate.

·       Be an effective communicator for the team  

Requirements

·       Be a Registered General Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner

·       Have a current NMC/ODP registration with no restrictions

·       A qualification in Ophthalmology or Peri operative care

·       Previous experience in an Ophthalmology Theatre