Theatre Practitioner/ ODP

Recruiter
KIMS Hospital Ltd
Location
Weavering
Salary
£25K-£29K
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Your role will be to work as part of a team to ensure a high standard of clinical care and safety is delivered to patients within the theatre unit of the first private tertiary level hospital in Kent. This may include working as an anaesthetic, scrub or recovery practitioner assisting with a wide range of surgical specialities including: Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Plastics, Gynaecology, Urology and Cardiac. You will champion patient experience during the peri-operative phase and ensure consistently high standards of patient care, interaction and communication at all times.

Responsibilities will include however will not be limited to:

- Working as part of a team to ensure a high standard of clinical care and safety for patients within the theatre unit. This may include working as an anaesthetics, scrub or recovery practitioner, or flexibly across all disciplines.
- Communicating effectively with other departments e.g. Sterile Services, Wards, and Imaging Department to ensure effective and smooth running patient care.
- Ensuring the highest standards of infection prevention and control are carried out.
- Assessing patient care requirements, implementing care and evaluating outcomes

The ideal candidate will:

- Be a registered Practitioner (RN or ODP).
- Be proficient in providing assistance during a wide range of surgical lists
- Have ideally gained some previous experience as a Scrub, Recovery or Anaesthetics Practitioner in an acute hospital (NHS or independent)
- Possess exceptional communication skills
- Be able to work under pressure

If this sounds like the vacancy for you, please apply by completing the application form below and attaching a copy of your CV. Alternatively, if you would like to speak to a member of the Recruitment team, you can email ********************* or call *************