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NHS - Newly Qualified Theatre Scrub Nurse - Band 5

NHS - Newly Qualified Theatre Scrub Nurse - Band 5 - Bristol - £21,909 per annum plus a fantastic additional funding for qualifications such as anaesthetic qualifications is also available

I am currently recruiting for a newly qualified nurse to take on their preceptorship within a mediroom service in Bristol.

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career in the NHS and to gain clinical experience and knowledge working within a Theatre Scrub setting.

This Hospital in Bristol will support you on moving into the mediroom service by using simulation theatres and a fantastic induction to get you up to speed.

The mediroom is an exciting concept enabling more patient to nurse contact, so this is an exciting opportunity if you're a newly qualified nurse looking for your first nursing role.

As a Theatre Scrub Nurse you will scrub and treat patients in a wide variety of surgical procedures, where full training and support will be given.

As an NHS - Newly Qualified Theatre Scrub Nurse, your job duties will include:

  • Ensure skilled care is given to patients either by themselves or junior staff within the department or outside areas

  • To maintain standard documentation in accordance with the NMC Standards for Records and Record Keeping

  • Able to identify the specific perioperative needs of patients undergoing a variety of surgeries.

  • To act as Scrub nurse for a variety of specialities carried out within the department as directed.

  • To act as circulating nurse for a variety of surgical specialities

  • To assist in the handover of care to the Mediroom area

  • To support the anaesthetic and Mediroom staff as and when required

  • Plan, implement and evaluate patient care in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team

  • Ensure all equipment is cleaned, checked daily and maintained and take appropriate action in regards to faulty equipment as per Trust policy

  • Take responsibility for ensuring safe lifting techniques when assisting in the movement and lifting of patients and equipment

  • Take an active role in maintaining effective communication with all disciplines.

  • Assist in the care, labeling and dispatch of specimens for laboratory examination.

  • Participate in audit and research

As a NHS - Newly Qualified Theatre Scrub Nurse you must have:

  • A current, valid registration with the NMC

  • A Registered Nurse qualification

  • The legal right to work in the UK

  • A keen interest to start your nursing career in a theatre scrub setting

For more information on this role please contact James at Liquid Healthcare on 0161 234 9785 or email

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: Up to £21909 per annum + anaesthetic qualifications funding
  • Location: Bristol, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Liquid Personnel
  • Tel: 0845 293 7301
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  • Posted: 2018-01-19 16:27:48 -

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