Anaesthetic Nurse - RGN

Recruiter
Pulse Nursing
Location
Liverpool, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Jul 2019
Closes
10 Aug 2019
Ref
1207067763
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity for an Anaesthetic Nurse has arisen at this pregnancy advisory service in Liverpool. My client is looking for a dynamic and hardworking Registered General Nurse specialising in Anaesthetics from a private or NHS setting to join this team on a part-time basis. You will be working within the operating department providing specialist planned care for patients undergoing anaesthetic and surgical procedures.

The benefits of this Anaesthetic Nurse (RGN) include:
  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • 34 days annual leave pro rata
  • Life assurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Comprehensive training and development

As Anaesthetic Nurse (RGN), you will have experience relevant to your qualification including an active NMC registration. The ideal candidate for this position will be confident working in fast paced and high-pressured environment with minimal supervision. You will be expected to deliver high standards of care and promote the safety and well-being of patients at all times. You will have experience working in a similar role and be confident supervising and supporting clinical staff in the delivery of care.

You will be responsible for:
  • Offering specialist assistance to the anaesthetist
  • Assisting in the safe movement of patients throughout the operating department
  • Completing the operating department register as required
  • Undertaking counts of swabs, instruments and needles in conjunction with members of the multidisciplinary team
  • Adhering to infection control policies and make every effort to maintain high standards
  • Assisting with the positioning of the client before, after and during the surgical procedure
  • Ensuring relevant sections of the surgery checklist are completed before and after the procedure
  • Leading or assisting with emergency procedures including resuscitation

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Registered Practitioner with relevant experience & registration (RGN)
  • Anaesthetics course & 6 months minimum experience working within anaesthetics
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role
  • Up to date clinical experience
  • Current and valid registration with the NMC and a legal right to work in the UK

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