Senior Theatre Practitioner - Anaesthetics

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Harry Cooney

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Job ref: HJC NVSA
Published: 9 months ago

Come and change YOUR CAREER for the BETTER with us!

We are looking for an experienced Senior Theatre Practitioner - Anaesthetics to join our Theatres team. This role involves providing a high standard of professional practice and clinical care. You will be working with the theatre team to promote a good working environment and maintain a supportive learning environment within the operating department.



·         Private Healthcare Insurance

·         Discounted Hospital care for immediate family members

·         Private Dental Insurance

·         Life Assurance membership scheme covering ‘Death in Service’

·         Contributory private pension scheme

·         Holiday entitlement and leave

·         Introductory bonus scheme

·         Cycle to Work Scheme

·         Season Ticket loan

·         Coaching and 24/7 confidential helpline support

·         Subsidised meals

·         Long-service award



·         Sound knowledge of anaesthetic practice across a range of specialties

·         Understanding of the role and what is expected

·         At least 4 years post registration experience in anaesthetics

·         Experience of a wide variety of specialties including emergencies

·         Experience with anaesthetising children

·         Recovery or scrub experience; desirable

·         Management experience; desirable

·         RGN/ODP

·         Recognised perioperative course

·         Recognised teaching and assessing qualification; desirable

·         ILS; desirable

·         PILS; desirable

·         Research awareness; desirable

·         Effective communication and interpersonal skills

·         Methodical and logical

·         Effective organisational skills

·         Good time management

·         IT skills

·         Interested in personal development

·         Personal Circumstances:

·         Calm, able to prioritise and work under pressure

·         Team worker

·         Leadership qualities

·         Flexible and adaptable

·         Able to work shifts including lates, weekends and on-calls



·         Ability to provide more complex care needs to patients with minimal supervision.

·         Develop advanced clinical skills and specialist practice.

·         Implement and actively promote research based nursing and clinical practice.

·         Evaluate care outcomes for a list of patients, as delivered by a team.

·         Delegate and co-ordinate the nursing team in the delivery of care for a theatre list.

·         Actively contribute to the development and updating of theatre nursing procedures and policies.

·         Demonstrate a problem solving approach to issues arising at theatre level.

·         Communicate effectively with other work teams and areas in support of patient requirements.

·         identify and report clinical risk issues.

·         Support others through reflection and learning.


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

020 3002 6305