Band 6 Scrub Nurse - Whittington Health Trust

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic, motivated band 6 Scrub nurse to join the Operating Department at Whittington Health Trust.

As a Bank Scrub Practitioner, you are invaluable to us. You will be able to demonstrate a desire to work as part of a team, to develop skills in new and innovative procedures, and be competent in basic IT applications.

 Main Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Monitor and maintain the quality of nursing activities and achieve the prescribed standards of nursing/ODP care set for the department.
  • Maintain individualised nursing/ODP care according to guidance provided by the Professional Development Department and senior nursing staff.
  • Provide counselling for patients, their relatives and nursing/ODP staff as appropriate.
  • Liaise with colleagues and community staff to ensure continuity of clinical practice.
  • Acting as a member of the theatre team.

Whittington Health Trust operate 6 theatres including

  • Orthopaedics
  • Trauma and Emergency
  • Gynaecology
  • General Surgery
  • Day Surgery
  • Urology

There are two recovery rooms along with a treatment room or minor operations.

What we look for in our bank nurses:

  • Registered Nurse, with NMC Registration
  • Must have a minimum of 6 months post registration experience within an acute healthcare setting/NHS
  • Proven experience working in a theatres setting
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Our Bank Nurses are invaluable to us and in return for their dedication and commitment, we offer the following benefits:-

  • Priority of shifts over an agency worker, accommodating your availability
  • A dedicated recruitment team to ensure you can work as quickly as possible
  • A dedicated compliance team that ensures you remain compliant to work
  • Free annual Core Skills training
  • A bookings team to ensure you work when and wherever you want to

To apply for this role please attach your CV.

Bank Partners is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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