Scrub Nurse - Liverpool

TTM Healthcare
12 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Surgical First Assistant, Theatre nursing


Permanent Contract - Full or Part-time

£31,000 - £35,000 per annum (full-time)

TTM Healthcare are currently recruiting an experienced First Surgical Assistant. Our client is a charitable hospital who continually re-invest their profits into improving their patient services and hospital equipment. They have 2 modern surgical theatres and 32 en-suite inpatient rooms.

As you will know, your main duties as a surgical first assistant will be to provide skilled assistance to the surgeon as part of the anaesthetic, recovery or surgical team to ensure the effective and safe delivery of patient care in the peri-operative environment.

Main duties include:

a) assisting in the safe positioning of the patient with the ODP and surgeon
b) prepping and draping the patient for surgery
c) nerve and deep tissue retraction.
d) tissue and organ manipulation for exposure or access
e) assist with haemostasis to secure a clear operative field
f) use of suction as guided by the surgeon
g) camera manipulation during minimal access surgery
h) assist with wound closure

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking a Surgical First Assistant / Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification with current NMC / HCPC registration. You will come form a strong clinical background across all specialities including gynaecology.

Benefits include:

Access to a pension scheme
Free car parking
Subsidised meals
Access to further training and continued professional development

Applications closing soon so email your CV today to to apply!

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