Senior Theatre Practitioner - Scrub

Location City of London
Discipline: Theatres
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £41,000 - £48,000
Contact name: Eivar Zand

Contact email:
Job ref: EZ - 058 JE
Published: 2 months ago

​We are looking for a new Senior Theatre Scrub Practitioner to join our client's well-established theatre team. You will work alongside our client's multi-disciplinary team with some of the most well renowned surgeons in the world.

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!

Am I the right person for this Senior Scrub Practitioner role?

  • 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


Our client is passionate about providing their employees with a supportive and engaging environment. As well as ongoing development and training, they offer employees a wide range of benefits; from 27 days annual leave, generous private healthcare cover, contributory pension schemes – including continuation of the NHS pension.

All eligible employees receive;

  • Competitive pay with progressive band structuring

  • Private healthcare cover of up to £20,000 per year

  • Ongoing training and development programmes

  • Discounts at local, national and online shops

  • Interest-free season ticket loans

  • Cycle to work loan scheme

  • Employee "Service Excellence" recognition rewards

If you are ready for a new challenge and relish the chance to become part of a successful, forward thinking organisation then I would love to hear from you.