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Theatre Practitioner / Staff Nurse / ODP / Anaesthetic Nurse

Job Description

Please note that contact with applicants will usually be by email, and so please check all of your mail folders regularly (unfortunately some providers filter our messages into junk mail folders).

Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:

  • care about what they do;
  • respect and value others;
  • listen in order to improve; and
  • always do what they can to be helpful

…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.

We are currently recruiting for Staff Nurses and ODPs within our Theatre Team and would love to tell you about our team, our culture and what we can offer you that you may not have thought we could.

We are also holding a Theatre Open Day at York Hospital on Saturday 5 November 2016 starting at 10am. Check our Events Facebook page, York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, for more details of the event and to watch videos from our current staff about their own development and experiences.

Our surgical specialities include: Maxillofacial, ENT, Gynaecology, Urology, Vascular, Upper GI, Colorectal, Breast, Acutes including Trauma.

Before you read about our roles, we would like to ask you a question. What can we offer you?

Well, we have a couple of options that may excite you.

Work Life Balance - We understand everyone has individual needs and that work life balance creates a healthier and more positive team. Therefore we want to assure you that we are willing to review your flexible working requests and work with you should your circumstances change.

Career Aspirations – We have a unique induction program waiting for you from the day you start, but it doesn’t just stop here. We continuously work with you to develop your skills across specialities; we are here to support your career progression. We do promote our staff and they would love to tell you, click here to view video. .

Our Departments Are Changing - We have a new interactive simulation room for anaesthetics and surgical scenario training. We have planned in house simulation training every month which includes anaphylaxis, paediatric emergencies and major haemorrhage. .

We are currently refurbishing our department to include a vascular imaging hybrid theatre to improve the vascular service and access to theatre for patients requiring endovascular aneurysm repairs.

About Our Team - Roles We Offer– Here at York Teaching hospital we live our Trust values and is the personal responsibility of each and every one of our staff. These values relate to how we act within the organisation in our job roles, the teams we work in and the behaviours we display on a daily basis. .

In Theatres we have a strong team of ODPs, nurses and healthcare assistants and each team member plays a vital role in delivering an effective service.

If you like what you have read then we would love to hear from you. Do call us on  ( Phone number removed )  for a further discussion, or if you feel you are ready to apply, please do so and we look forward to reading your application. .

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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