Senior Scrub Nurse

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Harry Cooney

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Job ref: HJC HJESN
Published: 2 months ago

Come and join one of the BEST HOSPITALS in the UK!

This role would ideally suit an experienced Scrub Nurse / Practitioner who is ready for the next step in their career. You will be passionate about high quality service delivery and patient care. You will ideally have a minimum of 2-3 years experience preferably working in both NHS and Private settings. You must have an excellent work ethic and always be willing to put the patient first – we at HJE are always striving for Excellence.



·         Registered Nurse with recognised post graduate theatre qualification or equivalent experience or Registered ODP with cert HE/Diploma

·         Evidence of continuing professional development

·         Significant post registration skills

·         Ability to demonstrate a sound knowledge base of theatre practice

·         Experience in orthopaedics and Urology

·         Experience in a wide variety of surgeries

·         Specialist knowledge operating theatre care

·         The ability to communicate with clarity and intelligibility in both written and spoken English. Ability to build a rapport, listen, persuade and negotiate

·         Flexibility to change shifts when department needs change

·         Must be able to participate in the on call rota if required

·         Able to operate under pressure, cope with setbacks, self-aware



·         Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluation of a high level of peri-operative patient care

·         Leading individual teams in the role of team leader to ensure adherence to the 5 steps to safer surgery and the safe and efficient running of the list.

·         Exhibiting a high level of teamwork with the Theatre Suite and in the wider hospital environment.

·         Participate fully as a team member, including working in all areas of the theatre suite, to promote a cohesive team and the achievement of team objectives.

·         Effective management of resources within the department

·         Participate in education, training and development of other staff.

·         Ensure all equipment is checked prior to use and any faults reported immediately.

·         Help to prevent cross infection by observing departmental policy regarding dress, the maintenance of a clean working environment, decontamination and sterilisation procedures and a high level of aseptic practice.



·         Private healthcare scheme worth up to £20,000 per year

·         27 days annual leave

·         Blue Light Card discounts

·         Interest-free season ticket loans

·         Cycle to work scheme

·         Free eye check-up vouchers with contribution towards lenses

·         Free newspaper and media subscriptions

·         Local Business discounts

·         Discount in our Hospice Charity shop

·         Refer a Friend scheme

·         Free Cinema Society Membership offering discounted tickets

·         Personal development and training courses

·         Annual events and recognition awards

·         Career progression and increments

·         For employees joining us from the NHS, we can provide continuation of your NHS pension


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

020 3002 6305