BMI Healthcare
12 Oct 2016
Windsor, Berkshire, England
Theatre nurse
Job level:
Qualified (non-manager)
Part time
Contract type:
£ 21 - 21 Per hour
Closing date:
9 Nov 2016

BMI Healthcare has a reputation based on 30 years of clinical excellence and commitment to our patients and staff. Our mission is to deliver exceptional experiences for the patients treated in hospitals throughout the UK - and to do that, we need exceptional people.

BMI Princess Margaret Hospital is conveniently located in Windsor , Berkshire, only 8 miles from Heathrow airport and boasting a view of Windsor Castle, the hospital is on the fringe of Windsor Great Park, a picturesque location in which the large 78 bed hospital offers treatment for both medical and surgical patients. The BMI Princess Margaret Hospital also has a new state of the art Endoscopy Unit and a dedicated Day Care Unit. Combining the latest technology and equipment enables us to undertake a wide range of treatments. There are four operating theatres at the hospital; three of the theatres have laminar flow .

We have an opportunity for a Theatre Practitioner - Anaesthetics and Recovery to join our dedicated and professional Theatre department.

This is a bank role 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.

Role Purpose & Core Responsibilities:

* To provide quality planned care for patients during their peri operative phase of care

* To support and assist in the management and organisation of care provision within the Operating Department

* Develop and enhance the skills and knowledge of others and self

* Promote best evidence based practice within own scope of practice

* Apply legislation, policies and procedures correctly.

* Assist the Anaesthetist throughout the perioperative phase of care and during the immediate postoperative phase of care as required.

* Assist the anaesthetist in monitoring the patient's condition throughout the procedure and continue during the immediate postoperative phase of care. Taking appropriate action to manage any arising complications through contingency planning.

* Proactively monitor the patient's level of discomfort/pain and take appropriate actions to ensure the patient is comfortable.

Knowledge / Skills / Qualifications:

* Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration

* Approved/recognised anaesthetic course.

* Good interpersonal and communication skills

* 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



Successful candidates are required to undergo an enhanced disclosure.

Salary & Employee Benefits Package:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate.


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.

About BMI Healthcare

As the UK's largest independent healthcare employer, with over 70 hospitals across the UK and over 10,000 staff, BMI Healthcare really is 'a magnet for the best' nursing, theatre and allied healthcare professionals, as well as non-clinical and support staff who underpin our growing business.

Whether you are newly-qualified, returning from a career break, or looking for a new challenge, we have some exceptional opportunities to build your career in healthcare.

Who are BMI?

BMI Healthcare is the acute private hospital division of our parent company General Healthcare Group and is the largest independent provider of private health care in the UK. We are committed to providing a consistent, high quality service to local communities.

BMI Healthcare has over 70 hospitals nationwide, each serving the health care needs of the local community. BMI hospitals have an enviable reputation for providing excellent medical and surgical facilities supported by state-of-the-art equipment and a very high standard of nursing care, within pleasant and comfortable surroundings.

Equipped with the latest technology, BMI hospitals perform more complex surgery than any other independent private health care provider in the country. Handling over 250,000 inpatient and 1,000,000 outpatient visits each year, nearly half the procedures undertaken for patients are of a major or complex nature.

BMI hospitals attract consultants and clinical teams from a wide range of specialties, most of whom have extensive experience gained within the NHS. Supported by BMI Healthcare’s high calibre staff, they are able to undertake a wide range of procedures from routine investigations to the most complex, high acuity cases such as cardiac and neuro surgery.

At BMI Healthcare, we focus on clinical excellence, quality of service and efficiency. We have a well deserved reputation for consistent achievement in these areas throughout the independent health care sector. Healthcare is a people business at its heart, and quality is at the core of what we do.

So, we want to attract and retain the best staff we can, and help them to grow with us. Our aim is for BMI Healthcare to be an exceptional place to work, and we’re constantly striving to ensure that our staff are proud and happy to work here.

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