Theatre Practitioner - Orthopaedics

Recruiter
BMI Healthcare.
Location
Maidstone
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
12 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BMI Somerfield Hospital in Maidstone 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 – Orthopaedics to join their team of staff in the Theatre department.

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
  • Post qualification experience
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Experience in scrubbing in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification desirable
  • Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills desirable
  • SFA and/or Mentorship course desirable
  • Experience in Major Orthopaedics 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 care
  • Contribute 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.
  • Respect the patient’s dignity, privacy, wishes and beliefs.

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.