Theatre Scrub Nurse - RGN - NHS Band 5 - Bristol

Recruiter
Liquid Healthcare
Location
Bristol (City Centre)
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
21 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Theatre Scrub Nurse - RGN - NHS Band 5 - Bristol - £22,000 - £28,700 per annum plusAdditional funding for qualifications such as anaesthetic qualifications also available. I am currently recruiting for newly qualified preceptorship band 5 Theatre Scrub Nurses for NHS theatres. This is a fantastic opportunity to further develop your career within the NHS or if you are seeking a career change and to move into the NHS this is a great opportunity. The hospital will support nurses of all levels of experience with fantastic training provided in simulation rooms.As a theatre Scrub Nurse ( RGN ) you will scrub and treat patients in a wide variety of surgical procedures and full training and support is givenAs a Theatre Scrub Nurse - RGN - NHS Band 5, your main duties will include:
Ensure skilled care is given to patients either by themselves or junior staff within the department or outside areasTo maintain standard documentation in accordance with the NMC Standards for Records and Record KeepingAble to identify the specific perioperative needs of patients undergoing a variety of surgeries.To act as Scrub nurse for a variety of specialities carried out within the department as directed.To act as circulating nurse for a variety of surgical specialitiesPlan, implement and evaluate patient care in collaboration with the multidisciplinary teamMaintain the safety and wellbeing of patients, their relatives and staff in accordance with Health and Safety policiesEnsure all equipment is cleaned, checked daily and maintained and take appropriate action in regards to faulty equipment as per Trust policyParticipate in the ordering and training of new equipmentTake responsibility for ensuring safe lifting techniques when assisting in the movement and lifting of patients and equipmentReport to the Team Leader/Clinical Coordinator accidents, incidents and complaints and drug deficiencies affecting patients, staff, supplies and servicesCommunicate effectively at all times and maintain a harmonious working environment.Take an active role in maintaining effective communication with all disciplines.Assist in the care, labelling and dispatch of specimens for laboratory examination.Assist in maintaining the accurate collection of data in relation to theatre in order that statistics may be accurately compiled.Participate in audit and researchEnsure all clinical and legal documents are completed and that they are accurate and legible in accordance with the Trust guidelines.Ensure the understanding of the nature of confidentialityMaintain appropriate stock levels within the theatre areas and participate in budgetary control.Ensure the economical use of resources.Development of own and others professional practice in line with personal development planAs a Theatre Scrub Nurse - RGN - NHS Band 5, you will have/be:A Registered General Nurse ( RGN ) qualificationA keen interest in working within a Theatre settingA current, valid registration with the NMCThe legal right to work in the UKFor more information on this role please contact James at Liquid Healthcare on 0161 234 9785 or email j.lewis@liquidhc.com

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