Lead Theatre Practitioner - Orthopaedics - Beckenham
BMI Healthcare is 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 Lead Theatre Practitioner - Scrub to join their team of staff in the Theatres Department covering Orthopaedics in Sloane Hospital - Beckenham.This is a role for 37.5 hours a week. Applicants should meet the following criteria:RGN/ODPMentorship in Practice or equivalentExperience in a senior theatreExperience in orthopaedic, and general surgery at a senior levelEvidence of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)Excellent interpersonal skillsExcellent communication skills both verbal and writtenExcellent leadership skills.Good mentor/coaching skills.Application of knowledge of specialised procedures and equipment used in the Operating TheatreDuties of this role include: Responsible for co-ordinating and leading a team of staff for TheatresCheck Operating lists and booking forms in advance to organise any special equipment required. Liaise with Consultants and companies to ensure correct instruments and implants and equipment is ordered and received Appropriately allocate staff to meet the activity. This will involve looking at the off duty, working closely with staff and making changes when and where possible.To book and utilise bank and agency staff ensuring minimum use of temporary staffing.Plan and organise operating lists with Consultants and secretariesTo undertake scrub and circulating duties with theatresTo work within the role of Advanced Scrub Practitioner with extended skillsPlease 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 SchemeChildcare VouchersStaff Pension Scheme25 days holiday per annumIf 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.