Senior Scrub Nurse

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Khadeejah Khalid

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Job ref: FTSCKK03
Published: 10 months ago

Looking to progress in your nursing career? Our client is looking for a senior scrub nurse in London to join their fantastic team!

Along with the rest of the theatre team, you will share responsibility for the management and organisation of the operating department, helping to ensure smooth, timely and efficient processes and procedures within a safe environment. You will promote safeguarding and risk management in respect of patients, employees and visitors.

Core Responsibilities

Deliver first class, patient care.

  • Contribute to continuous quality improvement.

  • Develop and enhance the skills and knowledge of yourself and others.

  • Promote evidence based on best practice.

  • Ensure strict adhesion to legislation, policies and procedures.

  • Respect the patient’s dignity, privacy, wishes and beliefs.


  • Registered Nurse/ODP

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

  • Evidence of clinical reasoning and sound decision-making skills across a varied patient case mix.

  • Highly organised with outstanding attention to detail and the ability to prioritise information and workload appropriately

  • 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

  • Able to work as part of a team within set boundaries

  • Evidence of continuous professional development

  • Flexible and adaptive to changing situations