Theatre Lead / SFA – Ortho and Spinal

Theatre Lead / SFA – Ortho and Spinal

Central London, Greater London, England

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Central London, Greater London, England

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Meals, Travel, Private Healthcare,

We are seeking a capable and experienced Senior Scrub Practitioner and Surgical First Assistant with specific experience in Orthopaedic and Spinal lists to join the senior Operating Theatre team at our client’s 55-bedded independent charitable Hospital site based in the Harley Street district of Central London (Travelcard Zone 1), within easy reach of TfL and National Rail services
This is a full-time post, five days per week with a mixture of early and late shifts on a Monday to Saturday basis, participating in the on-call rota.

Reporting to the Operating Theatre Manager you will;
– provide expert clinical assistance during a wide range of orthopaedic and spinal surgical procedures, including but not limited to: Elective orthopaedic procedures such as joint replacements (e.g., hip, knee, shoulder), Laparoscopic orthopaedic surgeries, Revisions of joints, and Major spine surgeries.
– assist across multiple surgical specialties, such as Gynecology, General Surgery, and Urology.
– lead and coordinate the theatre team during surgeries, fostering effective communication and collaboration among team members.

An established charity-status centre of excellence with a long history of royal patronage since 1899; the Hospital’s facilities include a 4-bed level-3 critical care unit, three state of the art Operating Theatres, two with laminar flow. 

In addition to busy Imaging, Physiotherapy and Outpatient departments the Hospital treats a wide range of Surgical patients; Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Urology, Dental, Maxillo=Facial, Colorectal, Ophthalmic, ENT, Plastic & Endoscopic surgery.
The Hospital has strong links to both serving military personnel, to Veterans and their families.

Person requirements
Registered Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner with full NMC/HCPC registration.
Post-graduate qualification as a Surgical First Assistant.
Current or recent senior Orthopaedic and Spinal experience.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work independantly or as part of a team

The additional benefits of working for this organisation include:
– Free restaurant quality food whilst on duty
– Annual leave entitlement of 35 days inclusive of bank holidays increasing with length of service
– In-house training for all staff
– Company pension scheme
– Interest free travel loan
– Private healthcare
– Bicycle Loan Scheme
– Retailer discounts
– Employee Assistance Programme

We are a leading healthcare recruitment partner with expertise in the placement of the full range of Operating Theatre staff.
As a nurse-led consultancy our detailed understanding of the complexity of such roles places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Perioperative Recruiting Managers.

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