Pulse Nursing
14 Oct 2016
Ayr, South Ayrshire, Scotland
Theatre nurse
Job level:
Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
Part time
Contract type:
£ 19000 - 21028 Per year
Closing date:
11 Nov 2016

Position - Senior Theatre Practitioner - Anaesthetics - Ayrshire
Salary - £21,028
Hours - Part Time - 30 hours

Our client has a vacancy for a Senior Theatre Practitioner - Anaesthetics to join their team of staff in the Theatre department.
This role is offered on a permanent, part time basis at 30 hours per week
Applicants should meet the following criteria:
* Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration
* Approved/recognised anaesthetic course.
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
* Ability to support and lead a team
* Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills
* Evidence of working in partnership with Consultants to explore and challenge existing practices while maintaining and enhancing services and standards.
* ENB 998 and/or mentorship course and/or D32/33/A1
* Management qualification
* Enhanced Anaesthetic module
* Previous experience at Senior level
* Previous experience in Private Health Care
Duties of this role include:
* Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate anaesthetic equipment, drugs and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures incorporating various types of anaesthesia.
* The ability to coordinate the use of the supplies and equipment during an operating list ensuring the equipment is used in an appropriate and safe manner
* Conduct mandatory patient checks including informed consent and WHO checklist prior to the start of the anaesthetic
* Assist the Anaesthetist throughout the perioperative phase on care
* Assist the anaesthetist in monitoring the patient's condition throughout the procedure, taking appropriate action to manage any arising complications through contingency planning.
* Administer drugs and fluids to the appropriate GHG policy
* Communicate appropriately with others involved in the care of the patient
* Monitor, order, receive and check stock items including consumables, equipment and drugs.

Key Words - Senior, theatre Practitioner, Anaesthetics, Theatres, Surgical, Scrub

Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

For more information please contact Ellie King at Pulse Jobs on [... Click Apply...]alternatively please forward your CV

About Pulse Nursing

Pulse is a leading provider of health and social care staffing to the UK and international healthcare sectors.

We support NHS Trusts and private health sector providers by placing expert and compliant nurses, midwives, doctors, allied health and health science staff into the right permanent and temporary roles.

Through attracting and nurturing the best people, we help our clients deliver the best compassionate care.

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