Eclypse Recruitment
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First Assistant

First Assistant

£32,000 - £36,000 DOE

Shepton Mallet

Ref: VAC-17370

Medical and Nursing

Key Responsibilities

As a Registered Nurse or ODP you will be expected to provide skilled assistance under the supervision of a consultant surgeon.

You will also be expected to participate in the planning, delivery and evaluation of individualised patient care, working as a pro-active and efficient member of the MDT.

Participation in the provision of teaching, assessment and development opportunities for other members of the surgical team is also expected.

Skills & Experience

  • Relevant theatre experience as a scrub and advanced scrub practitioner

  • Knowledge of current research, key issues and development in theatre practice

  • Knowledge of Health & Safety/Risk


  • NMC registered Nurse part 1 or HCPC registered Operating Department Practitioner

  • Qualification as Advanced Scrub Practitioner or equivalent

If you would like to apply for this role please contact Steve on 0161 6696170 or email your most up to date CV to

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