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Theatre Practitioner - Scrub

Job Description

BMI Chelsfield Hospital in Orphington has an opportunity for a Theatre Practitioner - Scrub to join our dedicated and professional Theatre department.

Role Purpose & Core Responsibilities:

  • Provide quality planned care for patients during their peri operative phase of care
  • Develop and enhance the skills and knowledge of others and self
  • Promote best evidence based practice within own scope of practice
  • Apply legislation, policies and procedures correctly
  • Communicate appropriately with others involved in the care of the patient
  • Monitor, order, receive and check stock items including prosthesis, equipment/instruments and drugs
  • Administer any drugs or fluids in accordance with the appropriate policy
  • Ensure any accidents or complaints are fully documented and that the appropriate senior manager is informed

Knowledge / Skills / Qualifications:

  • Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills
  • External Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification.
  • ENB 998 and/or mentorship course and/or D32/33/A1

Successful candidates are required to undergo an enhanced disclosure.

Salary & Employee Benefits Package:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • BMI Healthcare Scheme
  • Dental Plan
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Staff Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday per annum
  • Gym membership discount

Working Hours:

This is a full-time post for 375 hours per week.


If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form.

Independent sector employer – BMI Healthcare employment terms and conditions apply.

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.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit)

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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