Theatre Practitioner - Scrub

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Theatre Practitioner - Scrub to work in an exceptional private hospital based in the Chelmsford, Essex area.

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

This hospital is patient focused, offering exceptional standards of care in Chelmsford, Essex.

The hospital aims to meet the needs of patients outside London


*To be considered for this position you must hold an NMC or HCPC Registration



As a Theatre Practitioner your key duties include:

  • Maintain the highest standards of individualised nursing/ODP care according to PHG Policies and Practice and Clinical Guidelines

  • Liaise with colleagues to ensure continuity of clinical practice

  • Providing assistance to the surgeon/anaesthetist/nursing/ODP colleagues as required

  • Acting as member of the surgical scrub team either as a scrub or circulating practitioner

  • Co-operating with appropriate surgical staff to ensure correct positioning of patient for operative procedure

  • Co-operating with appropriate staff to ensure prompt collection and dispatch of specimens

  • Checking, witnessing and administering controlled drugs

  • Co-operating with appropriate departmental and ward staff in sending for patients to the operating department and returning patients to their wards

  • Participating in pre and postoperative visits when required

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

  • Minimum 1 years' experience in a theatre scrub role

  • Experience of working in the independent sector

  • Evidence of Clinical competence and regular clinical practice

  • Demonstrated awareness of importance of working as part of a multi-disciplinary team

  • Communicates effectively verbally, in writing and in electronic formats

  • Communicates with patients and careers in empathetic manner

The successful Theatre Practitioner will receive an excellent salary of £33,000 - £38,000 per annum.

We currently have permanent vacancies for both Full Time and Part Time roles available on Days only.

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

  • Pension Scheme

  • Life Assurance

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Medical Insurance

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Subsidised restaurant at Weymouth Street Hospital

  • Season ticket loan

  • Employee discount at our health facilities

  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays; increasing with length of service

  • Annual summer and Christmas parties

  • Career development

  • Refer a friend scheme

Reference ID: 5942

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

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