AN - TP - SC
£35,000 - £39,995

Are you looking to take your career to the next level?

If so, our client has an exciting opportunity for a Theatre Practitioner to join their private state of the art facility. They are looking for an skilled, experienced and motivated nurse to join their hospital. 

Our client is based in the heart of london and has great travel links via train, bus and car making your comutte a whole lot easier. 

Our client Our award winning Theatre Team is voted Best Private UK Hospital (Acute & Mental) 2019 - Laing Buisson Awards) is looking for a high calibre Theatre Practitioner who can combine clinical excellence with a caring approach to patient care to join our clients clinic in London.

Requirements 

  • The job holder must have Assistant Practitioner Foundation Degree (Level 5) or equivalent.
  • In addition to that you will also have GCSE in Maths, English at grades A to C or equivalent functional skills level 2.
  • Proficient in the use of a PC, including the use of software and systems.
  • Experience of customer care, including interacting with customers in challenging situations.
  • Previous experience working within the acute healthcare sector,
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal,
  • Motivated and enthusiastic,
  • Holding a caring and Professional nature,
  • Drive and enthusiasm, Ability to work in a team, and using own initiative,
  • Punctual and reliable.

Duties

  • Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate anaesthetic equipment, emergency drugs and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures incorporating various types of anaesthesia.

  • Conduct mandatory patient safety checks in conjunction with the team and according to policy, including ‘pause’ prior to administration of regional anaesthesia.
  • Assist the Anaesthetist in monitoring the patient’s condition throughout the procedure, taking appropriate action to manage any arising complications through contingency planning.
  • Work as part of the operating team to provide safe quality care to the patient throughout the procedure.
  • The ability to coordinate the use of supplies and additional equipment during the immediate post-operative phase of care ensuring the equipment is used appropriately and safely
  • Assist the anaesthetist during the immediate post-operative phase of care as and when required
  • Monitor the patient’s condition throughout the phase of care, taking appropriate action to manage any arising complications through contingency planning
  • Proactively monitor the patient’s level of discomfort/pain and take appropriate action to ensure the patient is comfortable.
  • Complete mandatory surgical checks prior to the start of the surgical procedure, during and pre wound closure in line with policy. Ensuring that all swab, instrument and needle counts are conducted and documented.
  • Assemble, prepare and check the appropriate recovery equipment, consumables and drugs to ensure appropriate and safe care of the patient during immediate post-operative phase of care
  • The ability to coordinate the use of supplies and additional equipment during the immediate post-operative phase of care ensuring the equipment is used appropriately and safely
  • Monitor the patient’s condition throughout the phase of care, taking appropriate action to manage any arising complications through contingency planning
  • Proactively monitor the patient’s level of discomfort/pain and take appropriate action to ensure the patient is comfortable.


Staff Benefits

  • Competitive salary range
  • Employer matched pension scheme.
  • Private Medical Insurance 
  • Travel Loan
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • The opportunity to develop your skills and expertise by working in a specialist environment alongside leading experts.
  • A chance to be at the forefront of best practice with our award winning approach to quality outcome measurement.
  • Be part of new exciting projects to inspire and challenge you.