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Ophthalmology Scrub Practitioner

Job Description

Ophthalmology Scrub Practitioner / Scrub Nurse
Location: Bristol
Salary: £24,000-£29,000 (£12.31-£14.87 per hour)
Hours: Full Time (37.5 hrs)
Contract Type: Permanent
Further Details: 
We are currently looking for an experienced and passionate Ophthalmology Scrub Practitioner / Scrub Nurse to join a  fantastic theatre team at a reputable Treatment Centre in Bristol. The centre is bright, modern and welcoming and offers day case and in-patient surgery across the following areas: dental surgery, ear, nose and throat procedures, endoscopy, general surgery, gynaecology, minor orthopaedic surgery, diagnostic imaging, pain management, ophthalmology, and urology. The service enjoys a fab reputation for providing excellent patient care and really believes in putting patents first. The Treatment Centre is in a central location and is easily accessible via public transport links around Bristol.
What you'll be doing:

  • As an Ophthalmology Scrub Nurse, you will contribute to the general management of the unit in support of the Theatre Manager. 
  • As an Ophthalmology Scrub Nurse you will support the management of the ophthalmic specialty team to include equipment, instrumentation and standards within the specialty. 
  • You will also be expected to act as scrub nurse for other specialties as required.
  • As an Ophthalmology Scrub Nurse you will be involved in the assessment of care needs, the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care .
  • As an Ophthalmology Scrub Nurse you will maintain a safe working environment for staff and patients in the operating theatre suite

What you'll need:

  • As an Ophthalmology Scrub Nurse you will  have ophthalmology training and substantial ophthalmology experience in the operating environment 
  • Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification
  •  As an Ophthalmology Scrub Nurse you will  be  an NMC Registered General Nurse Level 1 
  •  Teaching/ mentoring qualification 
  •  Specialist theatre training e.g. ENB 183/176 or equivalent 
  • Specialist qualification in ophthalmology

Benefits Package:

  • Excellent Induction Plan
  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Stakeholder pension 
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Extensive induction 
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Child care vouchers
  • Career progression
  • Free uniform
  • Paid DBS
  • Generous annual leave entitlement 
  • Pay enhancements for bank holidays 
  • Discounts for various shops and companies

If you would like any more information and/or to apply for this position please email your CV to Apply Now >> or contact Jessica Osborne onApply Now >>
This location is commutable from: Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Bradley Stoke.