Theatre Practitioner / Scrub Nurse

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Harry Cooney

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Job ref: HJC WSTP
Published: 2 months ago

We know you haven’t got the time to look for new roles so we have done it for you!

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 between £30,000 – £38,000  per annum + 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



Registered Nurse Part 1, 2 or relevant section of the register/registered allied health care professional

Minimum 1 years’ experience in a theatre scrub role

Experience of working in the independent sector

Evidence of Clinical competence and regular clinical practice

Demonstrated awareness of importance of working as part of a multi-disciplinary team

Communicates effectively verbally, in writing and in electronic formats

Communicates with patients and careers in empathetic manner


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

Maintain the highest standards of individualised nursing/ODP care according to 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 member of the surgical scrub team either as a scrub or circulating practitioner.

Co-operating with appropriate surgical staff to ensure correct positioning of patient for 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