Patients are at the heart of what we do.
We are a compassionate and collaborative medical team based within a modern facility in picturesque Somerset. We are currently looking to expand our theatre nursing team. Whether you are local to the area or require assistance with relocation we’d love to hear from you.
We have some exciting opportunities that will give you the chance to work as part of a friendly, welcoming and expert multidisciplinary Theatre Team supported by our experienced Theatre Manager, Heidi Soderlin.
Care UK Treatment Centres are patient focused and work closely with local CCGs and NHS Trusts to reduce waiting times. We are proud of our great nurse to patient ratios and Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre has been rated ‘Outstanding’ by CQC – putting it at the very top of the regulator’s quality ratings across England.
At Care UK our unfaltering dedication to quality is something about which we are very proud; we constantly strive to do things better for our patients. This ethos has led to innovative, evidence based developments to our procedures and ongoing improvements to the patient experience.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for caring individuals to fulfil the following roles in our Theatre Team:
- Surgical First Assistant
- Anaesthetic Practitioner
- Scrub Practitioner
- Operating Department Practitioner
You will be either a part 1 NMC Nurse with scrub practitioner theatre experience or an HCPC registered Operating Department Practitioner.
As well as being up to date with current research and developments in theatre practise you will have a sound knowledge of Health and Safety/Risk management within the operating department. You will be responsible for ensuring the continual cleanliness of the theatre and equipment. This role will enable you to develop and execute the correct procedures for ordering, receiving and transfer of blood and blood products as well as blood conservation.
In return for your hard work you will receive…
- Competitive salary and benefits
- Ongoing development and training opportunities
- Free parking on site
- Care UK Perks including Cycle to Work Scheme and retail discounts.
Want to know more or have any questions? Contact Martyn in our internal recruitment team who will be happy to assist you. If you are shortlisted for interview, Martyn will contact you to arrange a mutually agreeable time for you to attend the Treatment Centre.
Please note: Care UK retain the right to remove the advert prior to the closing date if a suitable candidate is appointed. Offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory pre-employment checks. At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities. Applicants must have the right to work in the EU.