Medic International
12 Oct 2016
Lancaster, Lancashire, England
Theatre nurse
Job level:
Qualified (non-manager)
Full time
Contract type:
£ 27000 - 29000 Per year
Closing date:
11 Nov 2016

We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Operating Theatre Scrub Practitioner to join our client's busy perioperative team. The hospital is located near Greaves Park in the thriving county town of Lancaster, Lancashire , one of England's heritage cities . This is a full-time post but our client is open to hearing from nurses seeking to negotiate a part-time opportunity; however, fixed hours cannot be assured.

Our client is a leading provider of independent healthcare in the UK. Working with the highest calibre Consultants and multidisciplinary healthcare specialists across the North West, our client delivers exceptional Acute Surgical and Critical Care, with the aid of the latest technology and on-site support services.

The successful candidate will assemble, check and prepare the appropriate surgical equipment, co-ordinate the use of supplies and carry out mandatory patient/surgical checks, while applying well-developed clinical reasoning skills.

Person Requirements :

RGN or ODP with full registration with the NMC or HCPC

Typically at least one year's Operating Theatre experience; may also consider capable and articulate graduate Operating Department Practitioners with a desire to develop into the Scrub role.

Good interpersonal and communication skills

Successful applicants will enjoy career development and will work with a well-qualified team in a highly professional environment.

The additional benefits of working for this company include:

- Up to 30 days paid holiday

- Contributory pension scheme

- Paid sick leave of up to 13 weeks, depending on length of service

- Private medical cover for yourself, your partner and/ or children

- Life insurance cover

- Childcare Vouchers

- Free Health Screening

- Discounted hospital treatment for your family and friends

- Discounted gym membership

Medic International-Theatres is a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of qualified Theatre Staff. As a nurse-led consultancy our detailed understanding of the complexity of the Theatre Practitioner role, places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers. We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions.

For a summary of all current Medic Scrub vacancies click HERE , and for an overall summary of all Theatre vacancies click HERE.

About Medic International

Medic International is a leading international staffing consultancy, offering a bespoke recruitment and placement service to nurses and other healthcare professionals seeking employment in the United Kingdom.

We work with the NHS and many UK Private Hospitals and have a wide range of vacancies from Staff Nurse through to Ward Manager, Theatre Manager and even Director of Nursing vacancies.

Career Opportunities

Currently we have opportunities in the following specialities:

• Theatre Scrub, Anaesthetics, Recovery and Endoscopy

• Critical Care/ITU

• Paediatric Wards & PICU

• Acute Surgical & Medical Wards

• Oncology

• Dialysis

• Midwifery

• Primary Care

• Mental Health

• Learning Disabilities

We offer our healthcare professionals a friendly, personal service tailored to best suit your individual needs including:

• An excellent CV formatting service

• Assistance with obtaining your NMC registration

• Assistance with finding accommodation if you have to relocate

• Professional advice and expertise from a team with a wealth of clinical experience

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