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Theatre Scrub Practitioner

Job Reference: 100-NMR039-0219

Hywel Dda University Health Board
Bronglais Hospital, Aberystwyth
£23,023 to £29,608 per annum pro rata

Our Hywel Dda values reflect who we are and how we behave. We continuously work together to be the best we can be as we strive to develop and deliver excellent services, putting people at the heart of everything we do. Throughout our recruitment process you will be asked to think about how you would demonstrate these values in the way that you work with us.

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We encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our Theatre Scrub team. The Main/Day Theatre departments are busy units providing a range of Services across a number of specialities. The unit has two Main Theatres and two Day surgery Theatres. The posts available are for various hours within the Scrub Practitioner Rota and participation in an on call rota is required to facilitate the provision of out of hours emergency services.

The Department has a friendly supportive environment, which is strongly centred on teamwork and patient care. The Theatre team are all dedicated to helping the people of their communities and are proud to work in one of the most diverse, dynamic and beautiful counties in the UK.


Successful candidates would be required to hold a RGN qualification or Diploma/Degree in Operating Department Practice and provide evidence of professional development, with a desire to work within the operating theatre department. Ideally the candidate will have experience of working within the operating theatre, however, full support and training would be given to any candidate who is motivated to join our team.

Bronglais General Hospital is situated in the beautiful coastal town of Aberystwyth. Ceredigion is one of the most beautiful and contrasting counties in the UK . We can boast a wide range of sleepy villages and seaside towns with busy cities within driving distance. Whether you enjoy walking, sailing, windsurfing, cycling or whiling away an hour over a cup of coffee watching red kites soaring, Aberystwyth has something to offer everyone.


The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.


Interviews will be held on Friday 1st March 2019.







For further details / informal visits contact:

For further details / informal visits contact:

Wendy Wright. Senior Nurse Manager; 01970 613824


Ray Hughes or Angharad Lewis; 01970 628932

Hywel Dda University Health Board operates a bilingual policy / Mae Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda yn gweithredu polisi dwyieithog.

‘All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English’.

‘Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg’.

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If you are successfully appointed, by completing the application form you authorise the UHB to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the Inter Authority Transfer process on the national Electronic Staff Record (ESR).

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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