Theatre Practitioner - Multi-Disciplined (Bank)
Lewisham, London, Greater London, England
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 Healthcare's Blackheath Hospital in London has an opportunity for a Theatre Practitioner to join our dedicated and professional Theatre team.
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.
Applicants should meet the following criteria:
* Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
* Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills
* External Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification.
* ENB 998 and/or mentorship course and/or D32/33
Duties of this role include:
* Provide quality planned care for patients during their peri operative phase of care
* Assist in the delivery of patient care
* Contribute to quality improvement
* 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
* Respect the patient's dignity, privacy, wishes and beliefs
* Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate surgical equipment, instruments and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures
* The ability to coordinate the use of the supplies and additional equipment during an operating list ensuring the equipment is used appropriately and safely
* Conduct mandatory patient checks including informed consent, patients identity and operative site against the supporting documentation, prior to the start of the procedure
Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.
Salary & Benefits:
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.
- £ 22 - 25 Per hour
- Part time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 19 May 2017
Closes 16 Jun 2017
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