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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 31/12/2019.

Theatre Practitioner (ODP/RGN/RSCN)

Job Reference: 425-A-19-34359-12

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
£24,214 - £30,112 per annum pro rata for parttime

A fantastic opportunity to work in a friendly, highly-rated and forward-thinking critical care environment within a specialist stand-alone Children’s Hospital.

We’re looking for Band 5 Theatre Practitioners with on-call commitment (ODP or RSCN/RGN) to join our incredible team. Flexible working patterns are considered and we are able to offer part time and full time hours. We welcome experienced or newly qualified practitioners with a passion for delivering high quality care to apply.

We are seeking driven and enthusiastic individuals to join our Operating Theatre team to work in a wide variety of paediatric surgical specialities including: Neurosurgery, Spinal surgery, ENT, Gastroenterology, Orthopaedics, Trauma, Paediatric surgery (General/Urology/Thoracic), Plastics, Maxillofacial Surgery, Radiology, Paediatric Dentistry.

We have two new state of the art theatres including a dedicated Neurosurgery Intraoperative MRI suite.

As a developing department we offer in house preceptorship and development packages in line with NMC/HCPC continuing professional development guidelines. We’ll support your professional and personal development.

Offering excellent opportunity for individuals to develop in a specialised paediatric hospital, we are a thoroughly motivated and friendly team driven to deliver the highest standard of care for our patients.

We welcome any prospective applicants to come visit our department; please contact beforehand to arrange and do not hesitate to contact us with any questions.


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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