Theatre Nurse- Opthalmic

Eclypse Recruitment
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Theatre Nurse - Ophthalmic

Central Manchester

Full Time Mon - Sat 8am - 6pm


We are pleased to be recruiting for this privately owned small specialist hospital in central Manchester. We are seeking a Theatre Nurse, my client is the leading provider of medical and surgical eye patient services experts in cataract surgery and medical/ surgical eye problems with leading ophthalmic surgeons on board. CQC compliant, Award winning service excellent opportunity for a Nurse who has a passion for working in Theatres and happy to work in Ophthalmics.

As a Registered General Nurse you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team delivering the highest standard of care to our patients. You will have a passion for delivering excellent nursing care in a dynamic and innovative theatre environment. Responsible for participating in all aspects of the Ophthalmic service including surgery, pre-operative assessment and post-operative care.

Key Tasks

  • Adhere to the principles of clinical governance.
  • Undertake all care for patients whilst in the hospital including diagnostic tests, pre-operative assessment, peri operative and post-operative care.
  • Provide scrub experience for clinical procedures.
  • Administer drugs in accordance with the NMC guidelines for the safe and secure handling of medicines.
  • Assist the consultant and clinical team in the delivery of all ophthalmic care.
  • Prepare all areas prior to any clinical activities, ensuring all equipment is checked and ready for use.
  • Ensure the correct storage of all equipment.
  • Assist with stock control, ensuring realistic par levels are maintained and all items are readily available.
  • Manages all the diagnostic equipment on a daily basis.
  • To ensure patient confidentiality at all times in accordance with the Data Protection Act.


  • Minimum of one year's post registration experience in a clinical/hospital setting.
  • Current NMC registration
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office, outlook, excel, word and power point. It is essential that you have a real passion for theatre

If you are interested in this position please email your CV to or contact Rheann

Keywords: RGN, Registered Nurse, Ophthalmic Nurse, Ophthalmology, Manchester, Medical and Nursing, Theatre/ Scrub Ophthalmic Nurse, Theatre Nurse, medical and nursing