Scrub Practitioner (Day Surgery Theatres)

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 35545 to 41503
Contact name: Khadeejah Khalid

Contact email:
Job ref: TLCKK10
Published: 25 days ago

We have an exciting opportunity for a Scrub Practitioner/Nurse to join our client's Day Surgery Operating Theatres department!

Key Duties

  • Carry out scrub duties according to policies and procedures, contributing to quality improvement, and promoting best evidence-based practice.

  • Undertake all activities in a professional and proficient manner, including mandatory surgical checks prior to the start of the procedure, during and pre wound closure.

  • Assemble, check, prepare, and coordinate the use of surgical equipment, drugs and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures.

  • Act in the circulating role, and promote a patient focused approach to care in collaboration with all relevant healthcare professionals.

Skills & Experience

  • Registered Nurse or qualified Practitioner (NMC or HCPC registration).

  • Proven experience in an operating theatre environment with relevant experience in scrub procedures.

  • General scrub and circulating skills, with experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a varied patient case mix.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, and in sensitive and challenging situations.