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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 04/11/2019.

Senior Theatre Practitioner (Surgery)

Job Reference: 425-A-19-34159

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum

An opportunity has arisen to work in a friendly, highly-rated and forward-thinking critical care environment within a children’s tertiary referral centre which is a receiving hospital for the regional major trauma network. We’re looking for highly experienced Theatre Pracitioner within surgery (ODP or RSCN/RGN) to join our team as a Band 6 Senior Scrub Practitioner.

The successful candidate will have excellent leadership skills and be able to manage a theatre list and co-ordinate services within several paediatric surgical specialities which, depending on experience and skills, would include: Neurosurgery, spinal surgery, ENT, rigid endoscopy, gastroenterology, orthopaedics, trauma/major incident, paediatric generalsurgery, ophthalmology, urology, thoracic surgery, plastics, maxillofacial surgery & paediatric dentistry.

We welcome and strongly encourage any prospective applicants to come and visit our department; we are holding an Open Day on 9th November at 9am to meet our teams and view our department. If you are unable to attend on this date pre-arranged visits can be organised with Ben Roebuck, Clinical Lead using the contact details on this advert.

All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£45). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.

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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