Senior Theatre Scrub Nurse - Cardiac RGN/ODP

Appoint Group
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Theatre Scrub Nurse - Cardiac (RGN/ODP)

Location: Oxford

Salary: £30k - £36k per annum - Benefits

Hours: Full time

Contract Type: Permanent

Further Details:

Working in this pressured environment as part of a close-knit multidisciplinary team, you'll know that this role requires high levels of focus and engagement. Our reputation depends on your ability to understand, anticipate and develop those intuitive partnerships that are so key. In return, you'll be valued and respected for your professionalism and expertise, feeling fulfilled by the knowledge of a job well done.

You'll work on a varied caseload using technology, equipment and facilities which are state-of-the-art and maintained to our high standards.

Working hours are negotiable.

Key Responsibilities:

  • As a Senior Theatre Nurse, you will be expected to actively participate in and maintain the highest standard of care and safety for patients, visitors and staff in the operating theatre suite Key duties will be:
  • Supervising and supporting clinical support staff and junior staff in the delivery of care, providing education, training and mentorship to meet development needs
  • Delivering high quality patient care, which is clinically effective, evidence based and appropriate
  • Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care as part of a collaborative programme
  • Being competent in all aspects of anaesthetic technique and procedures
  • Maintaining accurate clinical observation of the patient's clinical condition and alerting medical staff when required
  • Assisting in ensuring that the department is always clean and organised with sufficient supplies and equipment which are correctly cleaned, in working order and correctly stored
  • Monitoring theatre procedures with regards to checking of swabs, needles and instruments

Skills & Experience:

  • To be successful in this role you will have:
  • Recent relevant clinical experience in Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Ophthalmic Surgery, Gynaecology and ENT surgical procedures
  • NMC registered Nurse or HCPC registered Operating Department Practitioner

Key employee benefits:

  • Excellent Induction Plan
  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Child care vouchers
  • Career progression
  • Free uniform
  • Paid DBS
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Discounts for various shops and companies

For more information and or to apply please call Rob Legg on and or email