Theatre Practitioner (Anaesthetic)

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Harry Cooney

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Job ref: HJC WSATP
Published: 2 months ago

Why don't you come and join our luxury private hospital based in London?

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 Competitive + benefits


Pension Scheme

Life Assurance

Employee Assistance Programme

Medical Insurance

Cycle to work scheme

Subsidised restaurant

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

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

Experience of working in the independent sector

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

Communication skills – able to relate and communicate with patients and staff at all levels and from different professions. Adapts communication style as necessary and is able to work with and through others.


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

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

Liaise with colleagues to ensure continuity of clinical practice.

Providing assistance to the surgeon/anaesthetist/nursing/ODP colleagues as required.

Acting as a member of the anaesthetic team.

Co-operating with appropriate theatre staff to ensure correct positioning of the patient for the operative procedure.

Co-operating with appropriate staff to ensure prompt collection and dispatch of specimens.

Checking, witnessing and administering controlled drugs.

Co-operating with appropriate departmental and ward staff in sending for patients to the operating department and returning patients to their wards.

Participating in pre and postoperative visits when required.

The post holder will be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of how to use equipment safely and effectively.

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