Theatre Nurse / ODP

White Recruitment Ltd
Royal Tunbridge Wells
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Theatre Nurse/ODP
Registered General Nurse/Operating Department Practitioner
Up to £35,000 per annum

A private hospital situated in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, is searching for a Registered Nurse (RGN) / Operating Department Practitioner (ODP) to join their experienced and profressional Theatre Department within scrub, anaesthetics and recovery capacities.

37.5hrs per week

This specialist facility requires you as a Theatre Nurse/ODP to provide effective peri-operative assistance for elective surgeries & NHS referrals.

As a Theatre Nurse/ODP you are offered:

  • Up to £35,000 per annum
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Life assurance
  • Private medical cover
  • Wellness screening
  • Eyesight tests
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Cycle to work gym membership
  • Transport season ticket loans
  • Free on-site parking

The hospital encourages and supports staff who are seeking to specialise within a certain surgical practice and welcomes multi-skilled applicants capable of adapting to the needs of the department.

What the Theatre Nurse/ODP role requires of you:

  • A valid/relevant healthcare registration (RGN/ODP).
  • Previous experience within surgical, theatre, scrub, anaesthetic, recovery and orthopaedic environments.
  • To deliver at all times high quality care by assessment of patient need, implementation of care and evaluation of progress/outcome, in line with national and corporate standards.
  • To work co-operatively with medical staff and other member of the multidisciplinary team in order to ensure positive outcomes for each patient episode.
  • To be actively involved in research projects in support of clinical practice, and participate with management in the conceptual development of surgical practice, including the development and formulation of evidence-linked multidisciplinary care pathways.
  • To assist in the formulation of procedures and standards, and to participate in clinical and organisational audits for the maintenance and development of a quality service.
  • To ensure that advice and information given to patients and/or relatives is appropriate and meets their needs.

The hospital is part of a larger private healthcare group that provides a variety of specialist services across the UK and is recognised for its high quality delivery of surgical, post-operative and rehabilitation care.

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediatelyWhite Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy