Scrub Nurse - Orthopedics

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 38000 to 48000
Contact name: Khadeejah Khalid

Contact email:
Job ref: FTSCKK13
Published: 19 days ago


We are looking for a scrub nurse who is eager to progress their career.

This would be the ideal role for a scrub nurse wishing to develop in clinical nursing.

Job description

  • Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluation of peri-operative patient care. This will include:

  • Prepare patients for clinical/ operative procedures.

  • Provide assistance in clinical/ operative procedure.

  • Providing initial emergency care as required.

  • Working with members of the multi-disciplinary Theatre team following local protocols and standards.

  • Ensuring that the patient’s comfort, dignity and privacy are maintained at all times.

  • Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate surgical instruments and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures incorporating various types of surgery prior to use and any faults reported to the Theatre Manager immediately.


  • Registered Nurse/ODP

  • Minimum of 2 years post qualification experience in surgical practice including perioperative and orthopaedic experience

  • Ability to concentrate for long periods of time, reacting quickly in an emergency when required

  • Effective communicator with the ability to build professional relationships.

  • Aware of developments within profession

  • Evidence of continuous professional development

  • Flexible and adaptive to changing situations