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Lead Theatre Practitioner

Band 7

Main area
Inpatients Theatres
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Fixed term - 6 months
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
309-SCB425-JH
Site
University College London Hospitals
Town
London
Salary
£38,035 - £48,256 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Closing
Today at 23:59

At University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) our success starts with you.

We want you to come to UCLH and stay at UCLH because our success starts with you. All of our staff have been involved in developing our values. We believe that they make UCLH a better place for patients and staff alike.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

Many of our services operate from new or newly refurbished facilities including the University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre which opened in 2012. So, why join UCLH…?

  • We have a reputation as a centre of clinical excellence
  • Our hospitals are in great central London locations
  • We have new facilities and state-of-the-art medical technology
  • We have a wide range of career opportunities

Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is a major Teaching Hospital and Research Centre with state of the art facilities. We currently have vacancies within the Theatres and Anaesthetics Division.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual for the role of Band 7 Lead Theatre Practitioner at UCH.

Possessing exceptional interpersonal, communication and organisational skills is essential to this role to be able to lead a team and have insight into team structure, dynamics and development. You must have the ability to prioritise effectively and efficiently in a busy work environment.
You will bring with you a proven track record of managing people, and have substantial experience at Band 6/7 in a similar clinical environment.

Working as a Theatre Nurse or ODP you will be required to function effectively as a member of the peri-operative team to ensure the provision and development of an efficient and high quality surgical service. You will need to deliver a holistic care package which is current, evidence based and effective. You will also have a broad knowledge and skill base including communication and team working skills, in order that you contribute to the smooth running of the theatre department.

We are committed to ongoing professional development and opportunities exist to undertake a wide range of in-house and university based training programme.

The successful candidate will hold the appropriate qualifications to be a current registered practitioner (RGN or ODP) and demonstrate evidence of continuing professional development.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Al Tabora, Senior Nurse for Theatres and Anaesthetics Division on 07801 244 982.

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
020344 75051