Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
- £ 28000 - 35000 Per year
- Full time
- Job level
- Qualified (non-manager)
- 21 May 2020
- 18 Jun 2020
At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with a leading private hospital group with locations all over the UK and continuously growing. They currently offer treatment to patients undergoing medical and surgical interventions including general surgery, ENT, gastroenterology, gynaecology, orthopaedics, ophthalmology, oncology and cardiology. They operate within state of the art facilities equipped with the latest technology and also offer a range of diagnostics imaging tests and scans. They have an available opportunity for a Theatre Practitioner-Anaesthetics at their Cambridge site, with excellent experience, skills and knowledge. If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.
The overall responsibility within this role is to assist the anaesthetist in the administration of anaesthetic during surgery, and tasks include the preparation of equipment, monitoring the patient's condition, and reaction to instructions from the anaesthetist.
YOUR CLINICAL RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting into the Theatre manager as an Anaesthetic Practitioner you will be responsible for planning and delivering appropriate care to patients on the ward. Part of your day to day as an Anaesthetic Nurse will involve preparing the Anaesthetic room according to the individual needs of the patient and Anaesthetist, ensuring all equipment is checked prior to use and any faults reported to the Theatre Co-ordinator immediately and preparing patients and provide assistance for clinical/operative procedures. You will also be responsible for updating and maintaining patient records and responding to any queries or complaints. You will also be involved in the induction of new staff & any other ad hoc duties required by senior members of staff.
YOUR EDUCATIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES
Nursing Degree or Operating Department Practitioner
NMC Registration or HCPC
If Nurse trained then an anaesthetic qualification is required
To be eligible for the role, you will need to:
• Have you will have a relevant anaesthetic nurse qualification or operating department practitioner qualification.
• At least 1 years+ experience working in anaesthetic's and experience across multiple specialties.
• An innate attention to detail with a strong ability to work well under pressure. The ability to adapt easily to situations and be a good communicator within a team.
• To have computer competency across healthcare related systems
You will enjoy the following benefits:
• Holiday entitlement
• GP services
• Life Assurance
• Season Ticket Loan
• Eye Test
• Childcare Vouchers
• Gym Membership
• Continued professional development
Apply now for a call back to discuss the role in more detail Ref IND MAN
TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.