Senior Orthopaedic Nurse

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Harry Cooney

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Job ref: HJC NLSON
Published: 9 months ago

Are you fed up with your current role and want more from your career?

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Senior Orthopaedic Theatre nurse / practitioner to join our team in London. Our client is not only committed to providing the highest standards of care for their patients, but also their staff- taking care of you, so you can deliver the best care possible. We are looking for experienced scrub with knowledge of other specialties, to work in our Theatre department. They are offering a competitive salary plus benefits and you will be required to fulfil 37.5 hours of work per week.


The hospital consists of:

48 inpatient and day case bedrooms

28 consultation rooms

Three digital operating theatres

Cardiac catheterisation lab

Specialist intensive care beds

Oncology day unit

Endoscopy and minor ops theatre

Full diagnostic imaging suite including MRI, CT, ultrasound, mammography, and general X-ray.



Annual Leave, 25 days + Bank Holidays, increasing to 27 days after 5 years and to 30 days after 10 years of service.

Healthcare Plan, Membership is free for employees, and you can add partner and dependants at your own cost.

Healthcare Scheme, Provides you with access to treatment in our own hospitals.

Overtime, for clinical roles grade 9 and below, the overtime is at a standard rate of pay. For unsocial hours, you’ll be paid an additional enhancement to your salary at the following rates: Nights Hours worked between 7pm and 7am on any day of the week, 30% of basic hourly rate. Weekends Hours worked between 7am and 7pm on a Saturday or Sunday, 20% of basic hourly rate. Bank Holidays Hours worked between midnight and midnight of a bank holiday, 100% of basic hourly rate.

Financial Wellbeing, A range of employee benefits through a Financial Wellbeing provider – including affordable loans repaid through salary, access to your pay when you need it, simple savings, a government Help to Save scheme and money insights.

Cycle to Work Scheme, save money, get fit and reduce your carbon footprint by taking advantage of this tax-efficient scheme to get a new bike.

Gym Membership, Free membership to any of our clients gyms, plus discounted memberships for family members.

Emotional Wellbeing Support, Access to our Emotional Wellbeing services and discounted virtual, telephone, and face-to-face treatment.



Registered with the NMC or HCP your specialist training includes a nursing/practitioner qualification and/or postgraduate courses.

You’ve also got impressive senior level experience in a Theatre setting, previous experience in Orthopaedic and/or Cardiac surgery is essential.

You’ll be accountable for leading, motivating and supervising a multidisciplinary team within the two general Theatres, one Cardiac Hybrid Theatre and a 4 bed Recovery area.


Operationally you will be responsible for the day to day running of the Theatre department and/or provide the senior leadership within the Theatre. We’ll expect you to actively contribute to service development and alongside the Theatre manager. You will support individuals and teams to deliver high quality, clinically effective patient care through assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Along the way, you'll build strong relationships with consultants, hospital senior leaders, a wide range of healthcare professionals and, of course, patients. Working collaboratively alongside the consultants, you’ll ensure patients benefit from the best possible treatment and care.

Get in touch today if this opportunity interests you or apply now to be considered.

020 3002 6305