Eclypse Recruitment
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Ophthalmic Scrub Nurse

Ref VAC-16275

Sector Medical and nursing

Role Ophthalmic Scrub Nurse

Location Bristol

Salary From £28,000- £30,000

Hours Daytime hours Mon-Sat

Key Responsibilities

As an Ophthalmology Scrub Nurse, you will:

  • contribute to the general management of the unit in support of the Theatre Manager.

  • support the management of the ophthalmic specialty team to include equipment, instrumentation and standards within the specialty.

  • act as scrub nurse for other specialties as required.

  • be involved in the assessment of care needs, the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care and teach those skills to other members of the multi-disciplinary team

  • coordinate where appropriate, the activity of other disciplines to meet the care needs of patients.

  • maintain a safe working environment for staff and patients in the operating theatre suite

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Ophthalmology training and substantial ophthalmology experience in the operating environment

  • Experience of effectively managing a team Desitable but not essential:

  • Advanced Scrub Practitioner qualification


  • NMC Registered General Nurse Level 1

  • Teaching/ mentoring qualification

  • Specialist theatre training e.g.

    ENB 183/176 or equivalent

  • Degree or equivalent qualification

  • Specialist qualification in ophthalmology

If you are interested in this role please email your most up to date CV to or call me on 0161 669 6170

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