Theatre Practitioner - Scrub

Location Newcastle-under-Lyme
Discipline: Theatres
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £39,000
Contact name: Eivar Zand

Contact email:
Job ref: EZ - 042
Published: about 1 month ago

​​As the UK’s largest Healthcare Charity, our client offers a fantastic home for your career. They’ll also give you the freedom to work autonomously, making full use of your expertise. Here’s where you bring your drive, passion, and high standards to help shape the health of the nation.

We know you thrive on the pressure and intensity of theatre work. So you’ll work closely with leading consultants and other like-minded professionals, who will respect and value what you bring to the close-knit multidisciplinary team. You’ll enjoy opportunities to work on a varied caseload using technology, equipment and facilities which are state-of-the-art. As well as supervising, supporting and developing junior staff, you’ll deliver high quality care and experiences for patients, which is always clinically effective, evidence based and appropriate.

Golden Hello of £3,000 Available! (Depending on skills and experience)

What will you be doing?

  • Be part of our close-knit multidisciplinary team

  • Work with leading consultants and like-minded professionals who respect and value what you bring

  • Enjoy a varied caseload with state-of-the-art technology, equipment, and facilities

  • Supervise, support, and develop junior members of staff

  • Create high-quality care and patient experiences that are clinically effective, and evidence based

  • Interact well with colleagues on the ward, understanding that continuity in patient care is key

Skills and Experience:

  • Must be a registered ODP or RGN

  • Have a minimum of 5 years post registration experience within orthopaedic scrub (majors and spines)

  • Be flexible to meet the needs of the service

  • Preferably have an SFA qualification or willing to work towards this in the first 12 months of employment

  • Flexibility

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Great team worker


  • Family friendly hours with no weekend operating lists

  • Access to free car parking

  • A competitive pension scheme

  • Free private healthcare for you and the option to add your family to the healthcare scheme for a low cost

  • Free gym access with the option to add family members at a reduced rate.

  • Excellent development opportunities with comprehensive apprenticeship programmes and academic qualifications.

  • Very close to the M6/A500

  • Competitive salary with enhancements for shift/unsociable hours worked and on call.

If this opportunity sounds like it would be the perfect fit for you then please apply and we will do the rest!