Theatre Practitioner - Scrub (Bank)

BMI Healthcare.
Market related
04 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
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 Shirley Oaks Hospital in Croydon has a vacancy for a Theatre Practitioner - Scrub to join their team of staff in the Theatres department on a Bank basis. 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 Good interpersonal and communication skills Ability to work as part of a team External Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification. (desirable) Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills (desirable) ENB 998 and/or mentorship course (desirable) Orthopaedic skill will be an asset. Duties of this role include: 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. 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. 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. Interested? 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.