Senior Scrub Practitioner
Permanent, FT - 37.5 hrs
up to £40,500 Are you an experienced Scrub practitioner looking for a new challenge? TTM have an exciting opportunity in the private sector to work in a senior role in an expanding department..Client Information:
Our client provides world class treatment to patients across a range of Medical and Surgical specialties both inpatients and outpatient. Located in a beautiful, leafy district of London they work to provide the best in private healthcare & NHS services and facilities. Opportunities:
We are currently looking to recruit a senior scrub practitioner to work at the hospital.
Working alongside the Theatre Manager as a Senior Scrub Practitioner you will be responsible for assessing, planning and implementing the right standards of care to all patients who are undergoing surgical procedures. Your day to day will involve preparing the equipment and instruments according to the needs of the patient and the surgeon's specifications, updating the surgeon's preference cards, ensuring all equipment is checked prior to use, reporting any faults immediately. As a Senior Scrub Practitioner you will have a strong ability to plan ahead and co-ordinate the use of supplies, ensuring everything is used appropriately and safely. You will monitor the patient's condition throughout the procedure and communicate effectively when required with other colleagues involved in the procedure. You will be responsible for coordinating all mandatory checks prior to surgery, during and pre wound closure. Part of your role as a Senior Scrub Practitioner is also being responsible for stock control, drug of fluid administration, ensuring accidents or complaints are recorded accurately and contributing to implementing changes in policy or procedure.
To be considered for this role as a Senior Scrub Practitioner you will have at least 2+years experience working in Theatre as a Scrub Nurse or ODP with a ENB 988 and or mentorship course. You will be competent across a range of specialities with a varied patient mix. Working in a Lead Role you will have a strong ability to be a mentor to junior members of staff and the ability to delegate when required. You will have an innate attention to detail and a strong ability to work well under pressure.
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