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Bank Theatre Practitioner

Job Reference: J143-A-19-25571

Care UK
25.00 GBP Hour

We are currently looking for bank Theatre Practitioners to join the multidisciplinary at our Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre in Plymouth.

Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre was the first independently owned treatment centre to receive an “outstanding” CQC rating so if you are looking to join an organisation that puts the patient at the heart of everything we do then we want to hear from you.

We have opportunities for Registered Nurses and Registered Operating Department Practitioners for positions in Scrub, Recovery and Anaesthetics.

Not only are our facilities state-of-the-art, with us, you will be able to focus on what really matters; delivering a high standard of patient care. You will also be able to benefit from our fully supported training programmes, on site café and free parking.

Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre offers high quality elective surgery for the local populations of Devon and Cornwall, specialising in hip , knee and shoulder joint replacements, shoulder repair, hand and elbow surgery, foot surgery and minor orthopaedic procedures. We also deliver Ophthalmology and General surgery.

Key Responsibilities

Working as part of the multidisciplinary team, you will actively participate in and maintain the highest standard of care and safety for patients, visitors and staff in the operating theatre department. You will be expected to provide clinical care for patients requiring all aspects of preoperative, peri-operative and postoperative care.

Skills and Experience

To be successful in this role you will have:

• Recent and relevant experience of working within a theatre environment
• Recent experience within an acute environment with experience in the recovery of patients following surgery
• Extensive clinical experience in either Orthopaedics, General surgery and Opthalmics


  • NMC Registered General Nurse
  • HCPC Registered Operating Department Practitioner

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.

UK Registration

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

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