Recovery Practitioner

Location Gloucester
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££38,000 - £42,000
Contact name: Jessica Macklin
Contact email:
Published: about 1 month ago

Are you an experienced Recovery Nurse / ODP wanting to take the next step in your career with a progressive, busy and friendly team?

If so, an exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Operating Theatre Department at one of the UK’s leading independent hospitals based in Gloucester as a Recovery Practitioner. Whether you’re with the NHS or in a private setting, this is an opportunity to work autonomously, make full use of your skills and knowledge and add value. You’ll be able to grow your career and be free of the constraints that prevent you from achieving job satisfaction in your current role.


  • Supervising and supporting clinical support staff and junior staff in the delivery of care, providing education, training and mentorship to meet development needs.

  • Delivering high quality, effective, evidence-based patient care.

  • As a Registered Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner, you’ll have the qualifications and experience relevant to your registration.

  • You’ll also have post-registration experience in this field.

  • You’ll be an excellent communicator and team worker – flexible and motivated.

  • As part of the wider hospital team you’ll interact with colleagues on the ward because you understand the importance of continuity in patient care.


  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Attractive enhancement rates for evenings, weekends and bank holidays

  • 25 days’ annual leave plus the opportunity to buy/sell more

  • Flexible shift options

  • Private Healthcare and Life Assurance

  • Free onsite parking and a subsidised staff restaurant

  • Free uniform

  • Access to our employee Discount Programme

  • Wellbeing centre and access to 24/7 employee assistance line for free advice

  • Free DBS checking

  • Long service, Employee recognition and appreciation awards

The Hospital is a 17-minute bus journey from Gloucester Train Station.

If this opportunity sounds like it would be the perfect fit for you then please apply.