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Bank Operating Theatre Practitioner

Job Reference: 390-BODP-AUG19

Employer:
Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Operating Department
Location:
Southend University Hospital NHS Trust, Southend on Sea
Salary:
From £12.38 per hour

Here at Southend University Hospital we strive to provide high quality care for every patient, every time.

We would be nothing without our staff. So it goes without saying that when it comes to recruiting new team members, we're looking for the best. We encourage staff to be innovative, to challenge the "as is" and to always put patients first.

We want staff who will live our trust values every day.

Care with compassion, Working together, Professional and accountable


We are looking for a Operating Theatre Practitioner to compliment, our team during our busier periods working for our hospital Bank. We are interested in hearing from registered Theatre Nurses with relevant post-registration experience as well as ODPs to ensure that high quality, evidence-based and safe patient care is delivered at all times.

We can offer you a varied surgical caseload that will help you develop your skills and experience and you’ll enjoy the real respect, rapport and effective working of a close-knit, highly skilled, multidisciplinary team.

An excellent communicator and team worker, you must be flexible - able to work variable ad-hoc hours, motivated and committed to the highest standards of patient care.

Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust aims to be a hospital of choice for patients and an employer of choice for staff. In order to improve all aspects of the patient experience, we rely upon having a highly skilled, motivated, diverse, productive and patient focused workforce.

If you feel that you meet all the essential criteria outlined in the job description then please apply today.

At Southend University Hospital we understand how important the work life balance is and being able to work in an environment that supports this. Working via the Bank is the ideal way, not only can you choose shifts that suit your lifestyle, but you can enjoy all the benefits associated with working within the NHS.

Work to keep your skills up to date
A way into the NHS
Benefits for Temporary Workers
Competitive rates of pay
Access to the NHS Pension Scheme
Paid annual leave entitlement
Free mandatory training and continuous professional development

You will also have access to our in house training programs, free of charge, to develop your skills further.

***Applicants must be registered with HCPC and hold an Operating Department Practitioner Diploma***

For further details / informal visits contact:

Katherine Hine

Katherine.hine@southend.nhs.uk

 




  • Southend University Hospital Staff benefits:
  • Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme
  • Large range of discounts which continues to grow and includes; gym memberships, large retail stores, local builders and mechanics, travel agents, phone line providers, local beauticians and much more.
  • Occupational Health and Wellbeing service
  • Competitive pension
  • Effective 01 April 2019, annual leave entitlement is guaranteed in line with NHS terms and conditions of service

On appointment: 27 days

After five years' service: 29 days

After ten years' service: 33 days

  • Part time and flexible hours may be considered

An onsite nursery with discounted prices for staff members - please see the attached information pack for further information.

We will be moving from Local Terms to AfC on 01 April 2019. Details provided on request.


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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