Senior Theatre Practitioner, Anaesthetics - Bank Contract

Horder Healthcare

The closing date is 31 December 2023

Job summary

Rated as a CQC Outstanding hospital, The Horder Centre is looking for an experienced Senior Theatre Practitioner, to join their ever-growing and developing Theatre team. Experienced in Anaesthetics, Scrub and/or Recovery, you will be joining a team of passionate team of clinical experts, committed to providing a 5* level of care to all our valued patients.

This is a bank / zero-hours contract, offering a fantastic flexible working approach, alongside some excellent benefits.

Main duties of the job

  • To deliver at all times high quality care by assessment, implementation and evaluation of patients needs
  • To contribute to the general management of the theatre through support of the theatre management team
  • To provide evidence based practice within areas of expertise such as recovery, anaesthetics or scrub depending on individual experience and expertise
  • To supervise and guide the work of junior colleagues, providing a suitable learning environment
  • To formulate procedures and standards, and to participate in clinical and organisational audit for the maintenance and development of a quality
  • To work co-operatively with medical staff and other theatre staff in order to ensure positive outcomes for each patient episode

About us

Horder Healthcare has been committed to caring since 1954 when we were called 'The Horder Centre for Arthritis'. We've come a long way since then. Our consultants are amongst the most skilled, experienced and innovative in their field. Our staff love to work here, so it makes sense that our patient outcomes are in the top 99%.

We have grown into a multi-service healthcare provider, with hospitals in Crowborough and East Grinstead, and outreach clinics in Eastbourne and Seaford. We are committed to making a positive impact to the health of individuals and the communities in which we work.

Not only have we developed an international reputation for orthopaedic and musculoskeletal care, our partnership with The McIndoe Centre - the birthplace of pioneering plastic surgery treatments, means that we can deliver high-quality plastic, reconstructive, maxillofacial, ophthalmology and orthopaedic services from world-class consultants to an even greater number of people.

We know that our working lives are fundamental to emotional wellbeing. Our employees are as valuable to us as our patients and we see it as our duty to nurture an engaged and skilled workforce. To do this we ensure employees have access to training and development opportunities as well as being a flexible and diverse workplace.

We are committed to caring, and committed to you.

Date posted

23 February 2023

Pay scheme

Agenda for change

Band

Band 6

Salary

£16.71 to £20.28 an hour

Contract

Bank

Working pattern

Flexible working

Reference number

J139-122319

Job locations

Horder Healthcare

Crowborough

TN6 1XP


Job description

Job responsibilities

Rated as a CQC Outstanding hospital, The Horder Centre is looking for an experienced Senior Theatre Practitioner / Theatre Practitioner, to join their ever-growing and developing Theatre team. Experienced in Anaesthetics, Scrub and/or Recovery, you will be joining a team of passionate team of clinical experts, committed to providing a 5* level of care to all our valued patients.

This is a bank / zero-hours contract, offering a fantastic flexible working approach, alongside some excellent benefits.

About you:

  • You will be a passionate and empathetic experienced professional, with excellent communications skills to help build those all-important and respected relationships with our patients and your colleagues.
  • Registered Nurse or equivalent ODP Level 3 qualification.
  • For STP Anaesthetics, a completed Anaesthetics course, with significant experience within this area of theatres.
  • Proactive and forward thinking, with a passion for continued learning.
  • Team playerafter all, they do say that teamwork makes the dream work!

Right to work in the UK

In accordance with Home Office guidance successful candidates will be required to evidence their right to work in the UK before commencement of employment. We have assessed this role and do not consider that we would be able to sponsor a successful candidate under the Skilled Worker route as the role does not meet the relevant Home Office criteria; the successful candidate therefore must be able to demonstrate their own right to work during the recruitment process without Horder Healthcare sponsorship.

At Horder Healthcare, we are proud to champion and celebrate diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging in all areas of our business. We are committed to creating an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to protected characteristics by applicable law.

As a disability confident employer, we are pleased to offer our full support should you require an alternative method of applying or any reasonable adjustments to be made during the recruitment process.

In order to streamline our recruitment process, we reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once we have received a sufficient number of applications.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Rated as a CQC Outstanding hospital, The Horder Centre is looking for an experienced Senior Theatre Practitioner / Theatre Practitioner, to join their ever-growing and developing Theatre team. Experienced in Anaesthetics, Scrub and/or Recovery, you will be joining a team of passionate team of clinical experts, committed to providing a 5* level of care to all our valued patients.

This is a bank / zero-hours contract, offering a fantastic flexible working approach, alongside some excellent benefits.

About you:

  • You will be a passionate and empathetic experienced professional, with excellent communications skills to help build those all-important and respected relationships with our patients and your colleagues.
  • Registered Nurse or equivalent ODP Level 3 qualification.
  • For STP Anaesthetics, a completed Anaesthetics course, with significant experience within this area of theatres.
  • Proactive and forward thinking, with a passion for continued learning.
  • Team playerafter all, they do say that teamwork makes the dream work!

Right to work in the UK

In accordance with Home Office guidance successful candidates will be required to evidence their right to work in the UK before commencement of employment. We have assessed this role and do not consider that we would be able to sponsor a successful candidate under the Skilled Worker route as the role does not meet the relevant Home Office criteria; the successful candidate therefore must be able to demonstrate their own right to work during the recruitment process without Horder Healthcare sponsorship.

At Horder Healthcare, we are proud to champion and celebrate diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging in all areas of our business. We are committed to creating an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to protected characteristics by applicable law.

As a disability confident employer, we are pleased to offer our full support should you require an alternative method of applying or any reasonable adjustments to be made during the recruitment process.

In order to streamline our recruitment process, we reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once we have received a sufficient number of applications.

Person Specification

People specification

Essential

  • Registered Nurse or equivalent Operating Department Practitioner Level 3 Qualification
  • Significant experience in anaesthetist role
  • Anaesthetics course
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent relevant clinical skills
  • A flexible approach to work
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
Person Specification

People specification

Essential

  • Registered Nurse or equivalent Operating Department Practitioner Level 3 Qualification
  • Significant experience in anaesthetist role
  • Anaesthetics course
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent relevant clinical skills
  • A flexible approach to work
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Additional information

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Horder Healthcare

Address

Horder Healthcare

Crowborough

TN6 1XP


Employer's website

https://www.horderhealthcare.co.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)


Employer details

Employer name

Horder Healthcare

Address

Horder Healthcare

Crowborough

TN6 1XP


Employer's website

https://www.horderhealthcare.co.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)


For questions about the job, contact:

HR

Recruitment Team

recruitment@horder.co.uk

01892342891

Date posted

23 February 2023

Pay scheme

Agenda for change

Band

Band 6

Salary

£16.71 to £20.28 an hour

Contract

Bank

Working pattern

Flexible working

Reference number

J139-122319

Job locations

Horder Healthcare

Crowborough

TN6 1XP


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