Recovery Nurse

Location London
Discipline: Theatres
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30,000 - £40,000
Contact name: Jessica Macklin

Contact email:
Published: 28 days ago

​Are you looking for progression within your next role?

If so, our client is recruiting for a Recovery Nurse/Practitioner to join their State-of-the-art Hospital in Central London, who specialise in over 100 specialties. They are looking for a Recovery Nurse/Practitioner, to join their team who can.

The hospital is currently undergoing expansion works which will result in 4 new state-of-the-art theatres.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining individualised nursing/ODP care according to guidance provided by the senior nursing/ODP staff, management, and consultants.

  • Liaising with colleagues to ensure continuity of clinical practice.

  • Acting as a member of the theatre team.

  • Aiding the surgeon/anaesthetist/nursing/ODP colleagues as required.

  • Acting as member of the surgical scrub team either as a scrub or circulating practitioner.

  • Co-operating with appropriate surgical staff to ensure correct positioning of patient for operative procedure.

  • Co-operating with appropriate staff to ensure prompt collection and dispatch of specimens.

  • Checking, witnessing, and administering controlled drugs.

  • Co-operating with appropriate departmental and ward staff in sending patients to the operating department and returning patients to their wards.

  • Participating in pre- and post-operative visits when required.

  • Carrying out nursing care to the highest possible standard according to Policies and Practice and Clinical Guidelines. This requires a thorough understanding of policies and guidance related to, for example, infection control, hygiene, and individualised patient needs.

  • Assisting in the routine daily planning and organisation of the theatres for clinical procedures and practice and participate in the department’s administration as required.


  • Be a qualified nurse/ODP registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council/HCPC with an up-to-date PIN number.

  • Be able to work in according with the NMC Code of Conduct/HCPC Standards of conduct and other professional guidelines.


  • Pension Scheme.

  • Life Assurance.

  • Good value restaurant at Weymouth Street Hospital.

  • Cycle to work scheme.

  • Season ticket loan.

  • Employee discount at our health facilities.

  • Annual leave.

  • Annual summer and Christmas parties.

  • Career development.

  • Refer a friend scheme.

The Clinic is in walking distance of; Baker Street, Regent’s Park, Great Portland Street and Bond Street and is surrounded by a variety of shops and restaurants.

If this opportunity sounds like it would be the perfect fit for you then please apply and we will do the rest!