Lead Theatre Practitioner.
Bromley, London, Greater London, England
- £ 40000 - 40000 Per year
- Full time
- Job level
- Qualified (non-manager)
- 12 Sep 2019
- 12 Oct 2019
Lead Theatre Practitioner
I am currently looking for a lead theatre practitioner for a specialist private hospital based in Bromley, Kent. The hospital has specialities in Orthopaedic, Gynaecology as well as some general surgery.
Salary / Benefits
Private Healthcare Scheme
Staff Pension Scheme
25 days holiday per annum
To be considered for the role in Lead theatre practitioner you must:
You must be qualified with either the NMC as a nurse or HCPC as an ODP.
Mentorship in Practice or equivalent
Experience in a senior theatre role.
Experience in orthopaedic, gynaecology and general surgery at a senior level
Evidence of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Surgical First Assistant
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Staff management Skills
Experience in undertaking appraisals
Within the role of lead theatre practitioner you will
To have shared responsibility for the leadership and operational management of the Theatre Department.
As a skilled member of the senior theatre team, to deliver and ensure that standards of patient care are consistently provided and maintained at all times in accordance with agreed operational policies
To assist with the management of the theatre department under the direction of the Clinical Service Manager: Theatres.
Responsible for co-ordinating and leading a team of staff in Theatres to deliver skilled and high quality peri-operative care.
Check Operating lists and booking forms in advance to organise any special equipment required. Liaise with Consultants and companies to ensure correct instruments and implants and equipment is ordered and received
Appropriately allocate staff to meet the activity. This will involve looking at the off duty, working closely with staff and making changes when and where possible.
To book and effectively utilise bank and agency staff ensuring minimum use of temporary staffing.
To undertake scrub and circulating duties with theatres
To take responsibility for all theatre activities as required.
Ref: Lead Theatre Practitioner - Bromley 1