Orthopaedics Scrub Nurse

  • Location

    Hitchin, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Panoramic Nursing

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  • Salary:

    Up to £39000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kimberly Harrison

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Orthopaedics Scrub Nurse

We are currently expanding our theatre department and have exciting opportunities for Orthopaedic Scrub Practitioners (Registered Nurses or ODP's) to join and be part of our exciting journey of growth. The Hospital has recently expanded and there are plans to develop services further.

The role

In this role you will be an integral part of a team who are committed to delivering the highest quality clinical outcomes in a supported environment, where you will be valued for your skills and expertise. You will be required to perform the scrub role in consultant led surgeries that vary in complexity and work across a range of specialisms. You can be either a nurse registered with the NMC or an ODP registered with the HCPC.

What you'll bring with you

* Current Registered Nurse with the NMC or an ODP registered with the HCPC.
* Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently
* Flexible and positive attitude
* A warm, considerate and empathetic character
* Previous experience with a Theatre team
* Surgical First Assist Qualification (SFA) - Desirable but not essential
* Experience in orthopaedics, hip arthroplasty, knee arthroplasty and anterior cruciate ligaments reconstruction would be an advantage

* Contributory pension scheme
* Attractive enhancement rates for evenings, weekends and bank holidays
* 25 days' annual leave plus the opportunity to buy/sell more
* Flexible shift options
* Private Healthcare and Life Assurance
* Free onsite parking and a subsidised staff restaurant
* Free uniform
* Access to our employee Discount Programme
* Wellbeing centre and access to 24/7 employee assistance line for free advice
* Free DBS checking
* Long service, Employee recognition and appreciation awards
* We invest in our people by creating real development opportunities and career pathways supported by structured learning curriculums