Advanced Scrub Practitioner

Eclypse Recruitment
08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Advanced Scrub Practitioner
£31,000 - £33,000

We are pleased to be recruiting an Advanced Scrub Practitioner for a private treatment centre in Bristol.
This treatment centre provides surgery, outpatient and diagnostic imaging services for a number of specialities including ophthalmology, oral surgery, ear, nose and throat, general surgery, orthopaedics, gynaecology, urology and endoscopy.

The treatment centre has an inpatient ward with 30+ bed spaces. There are four operating theatres, one minor procedure room and two anaesthetic induction rooms, and outpatient department for minor ops operating Monday to Saturday.

As an Advanced Scrub Practitioneryou will provide skilled assistance under the supervision of a consultant surgeon. You will be expected to participate in the planning, delivery and evaluation of individualised patient care, working as a pro-active, effective and efficient member of the multidisciplinary team. Participation in the provision of teaching, assessment and development opportunities for other members of the surgical teamis also expected.

Skills & Experience

  • Relevant Experience as Advanced Scrub Practitioner
  • Evidence of competence as a scrub practitioner
  • Knowledge of current research, key issues and development in theatre practice
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety/Risk Management within the operating department


  • NMC Registered Nurse Part 1
  • Qualification as Advanced Scrub Practitioner or equivalent

If you would like to apply for this role please contact Steve on or email your most recent CV to

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