Orthopaedic Scrub Practitioner - RGN - Washington

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An excellent opportunity for a Theatre Scrub Practitioner, RGN with previous experience in a surgical setting to join a dynamic and experienced team has arisen at this hospital in Tyne & Wear. This is an exciting change to join a national group of surgical hospitals with an excellent reputation as part of their Theatre team.  The hospital is looking for a dynamic and hardworking RGN from a private or NHS setting to join this team on a full-time basis. Orthopaedic Scrub experience is desirable for this position but not essential as training can be provided.  

The benefits of this Orthopaedic Theatre Scrub Practitioner RGN include:

  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Excellent work/life balance
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance
  • Wellness screening
  • Eyesight tests
  • Cycle to work
  • Free parking
  • Subsidised meals on shift

As Registered General Nurse you will have experience relevant to your qualification including an active NMC registration.  The ideal candidate for this Theatre Scrub Practitioner position will be confident working in fast paced and high-pressured environment with minimal supervision. You will have experience working in a similar role and be confident supervising and supporting clinical staff in the delivery of care.

You will be responsible for:

  • Providing the highest standards of nursing care to a caseload of patients
  • Planning, assessing, implementing and evaluating individual person-centred care plans
  • Adhering to Care Quality Commission standards for quality care provision
  • Fully complying with all policies and procedures
  • Supervise and monitor standards of care and take appropriate action to improve standards when required
  • Ensure all clinical documentation is well maintained and filed in the appropriate places

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Registered General Nurse qualification
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role
  • Up to date clinical experience
  • Current and valid registration with the NMC and a legal right to work in the UK






Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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