Lead Surgical Care Practitioner - Robotic Lead

An outstanding new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Lead Surgical Care Practitioner - Robotic Lead to work in a reputable, exceptional private hospital based in the South Kensington, London area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This is private hospitals which offers treatment for both adults and children, and are dedicated to providing world-class care to patients

As the Lead Surgical Care Practitioner your key responsibilities include:

  • Undertake the role of SFA in addition to their SCP role

  • Assist the Consultant Surgeons who carry out Robotic Surgical Lists in the operating theatre as the robotic surgical assistant

  • Develop, implement, and evaluate a seamless robotic surgical service, ensuring that patients receive the highest standard of clinical care.

    Being part of this specialist team, the SCP must develop towards demonstrating a high level of expertise within the specialist service, providing specialist advice, education, clinical care and support to health care professionals and patients

  • To be a lead specialist and to practice autonomously in the absence of medical staff e.g., final wound closure following surgery

  • Manage a team of SCPs and SFA across specialties

  • Key part in developing the robotic service at Cromwell in line with organisational strategy

  • Use specialist knowledge and skills to integrate assessment findings, to plan, implement and evaluate individual programmes of care for own caseload, which is delegated to them e.g., clinician-led clinics against agreed protocols

  • Act as a member of the extended surgical team, to perform surgical interventions, pre-operative and post-operative care under the direction and supervision of a Consultant Surgeon and according to departmental protocols and procedures

The following skills and qualifications would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • ODP Level 3 NVQ or Diploma in Perioperative Practice

  • HPC registration

  • RCS Basic Surgical Skills Course

  • SCP training course completed

  • ENB 176/183/182 or equivalent

  • Teaching/assessing qualification - ENB 998 or equivalent

  • Current experience as SFA/ASP

The successful Lead Surgical Care Practitioner will receive an excellent salary of £100,000 per annum DOE.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • Payment of professional registration fees

  • Equivalent to 25 days holiday per year, increasing through length of service, with option to buy or sell

  • Enhanced pension and life insurance

  • Support with travel costs via a season ticket loan or cycle2work

  • Discounted access to online gym sessions

  • Annual performance-based bonus

  • Bupa health insurance as a benefit in kind

  • Option to join dental insurance scheme at a discounted rate

  • Access to our Digital GP platform on you mobile

  • Emotional wellbeing support

  • Access to family mental health line

  • Financial wellbeing channels

  • Support for carers

Reference ID: 6279

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

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