Operating Department Practitioner/Registered General Nurse - Theatre (FULL TIME)
The Yorkshire Clinic

Job reference: 00250

Location: The Yorkshire Clinic

Closing date: Not specified

Salary: Equivalent to Band 6 - £28,050 - £36,644

Employment type: Permanent - Full Time

Hours per week: 37.5

As one of the leading independent private healthcare providers in the area, the hospital is set in three acres of woodland in the grounds of Cottingley Hall near Bingley.  Opened in 1982, the hospital provides a number of services from daycare to major surgery and general medical care.
An opportunity has arisen for a full time Theatre Practitioner to join our busy Theatre team at The Yorkshire Clinic in Bingley, West Yorkshire.  You will be required to provide quality care for patients covering a wide range of specialities and hold an appropriate ODP/Nursing qualification.  Good communication skills and evidence of continuing development are essential.
Previous experience would be an advantage.
Role Purpose & Core Responsibilities:

•To provide quality planned care for patients during care for patients during their peri operative phase of care
•To support and assist in the management and organisation of care provision within the Operating Department
•Assist in the delivery of patient care
•Contribute to quality improvement
•Develop and enhance the skills and knowledge of others and self
•Promote best evidence based practice within own scope of practice
•Apply legislation, policies and procedures correctly
•Respect the patient's dignity, privacy, wishes and beliefs
 Knowledge/ Skills/ Qualifications:•Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration
•External Advance Scrub Practitioner qualification desirable
•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 skills
Applicants should be smart, polite and flexible in their approach to work.
In return, we offer the successful candidate:
•Ongoing training and development
•Negotiable salary dependent upon skills and qualifications + enhancements for unsocial hours and on-call
•25 days annual leave
•Contributory Pension scheme
•Private Healthcare
•Life Assurance
•Free parking & subsidised staff restaurant
Working hours:
This is a full-time post for 37.5 hours per week.  This will include early, late and long days.  Please note that there is an on-call requirement.
All offers of employment in respect of this appointment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure & Barring Service.
Committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all.