Lead Theatre Practitioner

Recruiter
BMI Healthcare.
Location
Guildford
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Expires
17 Aug 2017
BMI Healthcare has a reputation based on 30 years of clinical excellence and commitment to our patients and staff. Our mission is to deliver exceptional experiences for the patients treated in hospitals throughout the UK – and to do that, we need exceptional people. BMI Healthcare’s Mount Alvernia Hospital in Guildford has a vacancy for a Lead Theatre Practitioner to join their team of staff in the Theatre department. This is a bank role working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence. Applicants should meet the following criteria: Registered Nurse, Level 1 Registered ODP To be well organised and calm Infection control audit results National Care Standards compliance Follow hospital and company policies and procedures Scrub and recovery skills Duties of this role include: To work as part of the theatre team ensuring high standards of patient safety and care and to act in a professional manner Maintain knowledge of Data Protection Act in terms of patient records Provide support and teaching to other members of the multidisciplinary team, sharing knowledge, experience and skills Assist in the orientation of new personnel in the theatre with on-going training Ensure patient confidentiality is maintained at all times Participate in the hospital appraisal programme To attend all mandatory training and any meetings as directed by the Theatre Manager or Director of Nursing 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 your CV. We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date. Please note successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS / PVG Check prior to employment.