– Theatre Practitioner – Anaesthetics & Recovery –Worcestershire
Salary –£21,132 DOE
Hours –Full Time – 30 hrs
Our clients are Britain's leading provider of
independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics
performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in
client delivers exceptional experiences for the patients treated in hospitals
throughout the UK – and to do that, they need exceptional people.
Our client has a vacancy for a Theatre Practitioner to join their team of staff in the theatre department.
This Theatre Practitioner role is for
30 hours a week.
Theatre Practitioner should
meet the following criteria:
Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC
Approved/recognised anaesthetic course.
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work as part of a team
Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills
across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of
ENB 998 and/or mentorship course and/or
Duties of this role include:
support and assist in the management and organisation of care provision within
the Operating Department
Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate
anaesthetic equipment, drugs and consumables for a wide range of operative
procedures incorporating various types of anaesthesia.
The ability to coordinate the use of the
supplies and equipment during an operating list ensuring the equipment is used
in an appropriate and safe manor
Conduct mandatory patient checks including
informed consent, patient’s identity and operative site against the supporting
documentation, prior to the start of the anaesthetic
Assist the Anaesthetist throughout the perioperative
phase of care
Assist the anaesthetist in monitoring the
patient’s condition throughout the procedure, taking appropriate action to
manage any arising complications through contingency planning.
Administer drugs and fluids to the appropriate
Communicate appropriately with others involved
in the care of the patient
Monitor, order, receive and check stock items
including consumables, equipment and drugs.
Ensure any accidents or complaints are fully
documented and that the appropriate manager is informed
Complete all written documentation in a timely
manner and to an acceptable level.
Act as a role model and mentor to junior staff.
Promote and ensure an environment conducive to
the continuing prevention and control of infection for all staff, patients and
Be aware of and comply with all infection
prevention and control policies and ensure best practice is maintained to
ensure low infection rates.
As a Theatre Practitioner you
will have access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:
days’ holiday per annum
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.