The SmartList Worcester, Worcester, UK
LOCATION: Worcester JOB TITLE: Operating Department Practitioners / Theatre Nurses SALARY & BENEFITS: Band 5 WORKING HOURS: Full Time / Part Time THE COMPANY: Our client is the Worchestershire Acute NHS hospital trust based in Worcester. They have fantastic opportunities available for Operating Department Practitioners / Theatre Nurses to join their team. THE ROLE: For the role of the Operating Department Practitioners / Theatre Nurses, you will be involved in manual handling activities and exposure to body fluids and chemicals which, there may be some VDU work. Key Responsibilities for the Operating Department Practitioners / Theatre Nurses role to include:- To ensure the maintenance of a high quality, patient focused care at all times through the effectiv management of staff and resources. To provide effective leadership and act as a good role model, working with all members of the multi- disciplinary team. To provide and maintain a safe environment for all patients attending theatres for a surgical procedure. To co-ordinate and carry out all aspects of care in the best interests of the patient and family. To provide supervision, support and education to qualified and unqualified staff. To act as patient advocate throughout the theatre process. THE CANDIDATE: For the role of Operating Department Practitioners / Theatre Nurses you will have leadership skills and effective communication skills. You will be flexible and enthusiastic and assertive. You will need to live within a commutable distance to Worcester. Key experience essential for the role of Operating Department Practitioners / Theatre Nurses:- Registered Nurse / RODP Relevant post-basic qualification Relevant post-basic experience in peri-operative care is essential Basic Anatomy / Physiology Flexibility / Out-of- hours working Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button. You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.