Theatre Practitioner - Multi-Disciplined (Bank)

Location
Bolton-le-Sands
Salary
Market related
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Ref
SYS-20508-66
Nursing Field
Hospital
Job Type
Temporary

BMI Healthcare is the UK’s largest private hospital group, with many of opportunities for you to develop your career with us. Joining us means being a part of our commitment to quality, working with a world-class team to deliver optimum patient experiences.

BMI Healthcare’s Beaumont hospital in Bolton has a vacancy for a Theatre Practitioner in either Anaesthetics, Scrub and/or Recovery to join their team of staff within the Theatres.

Working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.

As required to meet the business needs – department open from 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday and 8am – 6pm Saturdays (business dependent)

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration
  • Broad surgical experience/experience within a theatre department which offers a range of surgical specialities
  • Orthopaedics experience
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills
  • ENB 998 and/or mentorship course and/or D32/33/A1
  • ILS
  • ALS
  • External Advanced Scrub Practitioner Course

Duties of this role include:

  • Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate anaesthetic, surgical and recovery equipment, drugs and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures incorporating various types of anaesthesia. To ensure the safe care of the patient during their perioperative phase of care
  • Participate in the 5 steps of the WHO Patient Safety checklists.
  • The ability to coordinate the use of the supplies and equipment during the operating list and during the immediate post-operative phase of care ensuring the equipment is used in an appropriate and safe manner.
  • Participate in the 5 steps of the WHO Patient Safety checklists.

Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate.

Interested?

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV.  We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.