Senior Theatre Practitioner (Scrub)

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Harry Cooney

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Job ref: HJC WSSTP
Published: 2 months ago

Life’s not long enough to dislike your job, make a difference now with this opportunity!

We are looking for someone who takes pride in delighting patients through exceptional care. If you take professional satisfaction in feeling proud of your level of first-class service at the end of each day, you may be a good fit, around like-minded colleagues. Being sensitive to patient and consultant needs will be at the core of everything you do.

The salary for this role is up to 42,000 per annum + benefits


Pension Scheme

Life Assurance

Employee Assistance Programme

Medical Insurance

Cycle to work scheme

Subsidised restaurant at Weymouth Street Hospital

Season ticket loan

Employee discount at our health facilities

25 days annual leave + bank holidays; increasing with length of service

Annual summer and Christmas parties

Career development

Refer a friend scheme



1st level Registered General Nurse or Registered Operating Department Practitioner

Further relevant professional studies

Post-reg Educational Qualification (i.e. Mentorship)

Relevant degree level studies

Over 2 years’ experience in theatres

Demonstrable clinical expertise, relevant to the area/sphere of responsibilities

Previous experience of leading change in a clinical environment

An understanding of HR processes and issues pertaining to staff management

An understanding of issues in relation to finance management

Ability to organise and manage day to day departmental activities and the activities of a large multidisciplinary team within this



To adhere to the NMC / HCPC Code of Professional Conduct at all times.

Promote and maintain the highest standards of individualised nursing/ODP care according to Phoenix Hospital Group (PHG) Policies and Practice, Clinical Guidelines and national standards.

To assess, plan, implement and evaluate the needs of patients on an ongoing basis, coordinating the care given by all members of the clinical team.

To accurately assimilate and interpret clinical information about the patients’ condition, instigate appropriate remedial action and promptly report changes.

Act as an expert member of the Scrub team.

To act as a resource person to others, providing accurate information, advice and support to the multidisciplinary team, patients and their relatives.

To ensure that accurate records are maintained reflecting both changes in the patient’s condition and the treatment delivered.

To ensure that Clinical Guidelines are implemented and to be actively involved in auditing practice and developing action plans in conjunction with senior colleagues and the Clinical Governance Lead.

To ensure that practice is evidence-based and with support assist in the development of policies and protocols within the clinical area.

To support the process of continuous quality improvement, assisting in audits, etc to formally evaluate standards of care and assist in the implementation of changes in the light of such findings.

Promote adherence to and fully engage with the WHO Checklist and 5 Steps to Safer Surgery.


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

020 3002 6305