Nursing - Theatre Recovery Practitioner

  • Department Theatres
  • Salary £24,214.00 – £30,112 per annum
  • Closing Date 20/01/2020
  • Location Princess Royal Hospital, Telford
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 5
  • Job ref 223-TRP-012
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full time 37.5 hours per week (part time considered)

We are currently looking to recruit dynamic, enthusiastic, motivated, forward thinking Nurses and Operating Department Practitioners to join our Recovery team.

The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford consists of 10 Operating Theatres and 1 community dental treatment room.  The Theatres are split into 3 areas, Main, DCU, and Maternity.  The specialties covered at The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford are as follows:

  • Elective and Trauma Orthopaedics
  • Gynaecology
  • Breast
  • ENT and Maxilla Facial Surgery
  • Paediatrics’
  • Dental
  • Maternity
  • General
  • Ophthalmology
  • NCEPOD 24/7

You must be a Registered Nurse or ODP, and have a real drive and enthusiasm for a career within Recovery; student ODP’s and Nurses approaching the end of their training will also be considered.  We are particularly looking for practitioners with paediatric experience.

You will be required to cover a range of shifts which may include, weekends, late shifts, bank holidays and on-calls.

You should demonstrate in your application a desire to develop your career within a Theatre setting and have an enthusiasm to teach / mentor in the future.

As part of our vision to provide the best care to our patients, we are looking for talented and passionate Practitioners who share our values and who want to grow with our organisation. This is reflected in our selection processes which now includes an Assessment (Drug calculations/Literacy and Numeracy) and a values based interview.

Part time or full time hours considered.  Excellent induction and support offered.

This post will be predominantly based in the Theatre Department at The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford; however, there may be a requirement to work at The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.

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