Theatre Practitioner

Offered by BMI - Northampton

  • Job Sector: Theatre Practitioners
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Salary: - ┬úCompetitive
  • Closing Date: 12 November 2017
Theatre Practitioner
Location Three Shires Hospital - Northampton
Contract ~ Theatre
37.5 Hours Per Week
Time Role Type Permanent

BMI Three Shires Hospital in Northampton is part of BMI Healthcare, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. 

We have an opportunity for a Theatre Practitioner to join their team of staff in the Theatre departmentShifts will cover Monday-Saturday 8am - 8pm.

This is a FULL time role for 37.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration
  • Approved/recognised anaesthetic course
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • ILS
  • To have completed or be working towards external / internal Advanced Scrub Practitioner Course.
  • Basic competence and intended/ actual qualification in Endoscopic Care and Decontamination and/or Operators Course in Decontamination.
  • Knowledge of appropriate standards and external bodies
  • Experience in working in partnership with consultants to deliver clinical care.
  • Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills (Desirable)

Duties of this role include:   
  • To provide quality planned care for patients during their peri operative phase of care
  • To support and assist in the management and organisation of care provision within the Operating Department
  • Assist in the delivery of patient careContribute to quality improvement
  • Develop and enhance   the skills and knowledge of others and self
  • Promote best evidence based practice within own scope of practice
  • Apply legislation, policies and procedures correctly
  • Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

BMI Healthcare Scheme
Childcare Vouchers
Staff Pension Scheme
25 days holiday per annum

Interested?

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV.  We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.