Theatre nurse jobs with Pulse

As a leading agency for theatre nursing jobs, Pulse offers a wide variety of temporary and permanent opportunities for theatre nurses and operating department practitioners (ODP) in anaesthetics, scrub and recovery. We offer the widest choice of shifts across the NHS and private sector, so you can make your flexible theatre role work for you.

Browse our theatre nurse jobs

Explore our range of theatre nursing jobs in the UK. With Pulse you’ll have access to a variety of permanent and temporary/locum opportunities as well as access to theatre nurse jobs in the NHS and private sector.

Recovery Nurse – South London

Recovery Nurses in South London- we need you! Joining our agency means you have the flexibility to pick and choose your own shifts that work best for you. This can be on…

London
Temporary/ locum
£22.00 – £40.00 (Hourly)
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Theatre Clinical Practice Facilitator/Educator

Theatre Clinical Practice Facilitators Location: Central London, UK Salary: £49,545 – £55,505 Role: Permanent, Full-Time   Pulse Nursing is currently recruiting for a Theatre Clinical Practice Facilitator/Educator to join their Theatre team…

London
Permanent
£49,545 – £55,505 (Annual)
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Senior Anaesthetics Theatre Nurse/Practitioner

Senior Anaesthetics Theatre Nurse/Practitioner Location: Central London, UK Salary: £42,336 – £47,040 (annual) depending on experience + shift allowances Role: Permanent, Full-Time position   Looking to take on a challenge of further…

London
Permanent
£42,336 – £47,040 (Annual)
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Senior Anaesthetics Theatre Nurse/Practitioner

Senior Anaesthetics Theatre Nurse/Practitioner Location: Central London, UK Salary: £42,336 – £47,040 (annual) depending on experience + shift allowances Role: Permanent, Full-Time position   Looking to take on a challenge of further…

London
Permanent
£42,336 – £47,040 (Annual)
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International Theatre Practitioner/Scrub Nurse

Are you a registered Nurse who always dreamed of living near the English Countryside? If so, then this is an amazing opportunity to realise that dream! Pulse Jobs are working with Sheffield…

South Yorkshire
Permanent
£27,055 – £32,934 (Annual)
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Scrub/ODP Nurse – North London

Joining Pulse means you can expand your experience and knowledge by working in all different environments. Picking up shifts across all different hospitals in the UK including NHS and private. We need…

London
Temporary/ locum
£32.50 – £45.00 (Hourly)
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Anaesthetic/ODP Nurse – South London

Joining Pulse means you can expand your experience and knowledge by working in all different environments. Picking up shifts across all different hospitals in the UK including NHS and private. We need…

London
Temporary/ locum
£20.18 – £33.70 (Hourly)
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Ophthalmic Theatre Nurse Scrub Birmingham

Pulse Nursing is delighted to offer Theatre Scrub Nurses with Ophthalmic experience in Birmingham a fantastic opportunity to join a qualified team of nurses. As a Theatre Scrub Nurse, you will be…

West Midlands
Temporary/ locum
£35.00 – £40.00 (Hourly)
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Ophthalmic Theatre Nurse Scrub in Manchester

Pulse Nursing have shift opportunities for Theatre Scrub Nurse with Ophthalmic experience based in and around Manchester.As a Theatre Scrub Nurse, you will be working with a passionate and highly skilled team…

Greater Manchester
Temporary/ locum
£37.55 – £54.62 (Hourly)
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Urology Team Leader

Urology / Gynaecology Team lead £33,706 – £41,659 Southend on sea, Essex Full time – 37.5 Hrs a week Pulse are delighted to be working with a nationwide healthcare provider who are…

Essex
Permanent
£33,706 – £41,659 (Annual)
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Endoscopy Team Lead

Endoscopy Team lead £33,706 – £41,659 Southend on sea, Essex Pulse are Delighted to be working with a nationwide client who are looking for an endoscopy team lead to join a dynamic…

Essex
Permanent
£33,706 – £41,659 (Annual)
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Surgical First Assistant (SFA)

Surgical First Assistant (SFA) Location: Southend-On-Sea, Essex Salary: £41,659 – £47,672 (annual) depending on experience Role: Full-time   Pulse Nursing is currently recruiting for a Surgical First Assistant (SFA) to join one…

Essex
Permanent
£41,659 – £47,672 (Annual)
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Theatre Nurse Jobs FAQs

What is a theatre nurse?

A theatre nurse is a registered nurse who specialises in providing care to patients before, during and after surgery. This involves responsibilities such as preparing patients for surgery, assisting the patient during the surgical procedure, providing post-operative care, and more.

What is the salary of a theatre nurse?

The average salary for a theatre nurse is in the region of £35,000. Entry level theatre nurses in the NHS typically start at band 5 (between £27,000 and £33,000 depending on experience). However, in private organisations, this is likely to vary and depends on the individual organisation. A theatre nurse salary can vary depending on several factors, including, location, experience and the type of organisation you work for.

How do you get a job as a theatre nurse?

To become a theatre nurse, you must be a registered nurse with the nursing a midwifery council which means either pre-registration nursing degree or registered nurse degree apprenticeship delivered by an NMC-approved education institution (AEI).

You’ll then need to complete specialist training to develop specialist skills required to work in theatre.

Rewards & benefits

You’ll receive a range of excellent rewards and recognition for your hard work.

Training

You’ll be given expert training, support and advice to ensure you progress in your career.

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