Operating Department Practitioner/Anaesthetic Nurse
Victoria Hospital

Job reference: 051834

Location: Victoria Hospital

Job closing date: 11/05/2021

Job posted date: 27/04/2021

Salary: Band 5 (£25,351 - £31,966)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Theatre

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Fife

We are currently looking for hard working, enthusiastic and friendly individuals, either RGN with Anaesthetic qualification or ODP to join our dynamic, fast paced Acute Theatre Suite.
We offer wide and varied surgical specialties that include Maxillo Facial, ENT, General Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Urology & Paediatrics, covering Elective and Emergency procedures in all of the afore mentioned specialities.
We are delighted to announce that we also have Robotic Assisted Surgical Technology training pathways for specific theatre specialities and its team members.

You should possess excellent communication skills, have the ability to work cohesively within the multidisciplinary team and have evidence of continuing professional development.
Hours will be worked to meet the needs of the service which will include shift & weekend work and rotational nights as required, with flexibility to work over all sites in Fife.

There is a robust induction program which is supported by a full time Clinical Educator and part time Education Coordinator.
We are passionate about investing and developing all our team members. We currently fund and support the Advanced Scrub Practitioner program levels 1 & 2 and the NES Anaesthetic Competency program.

Theatres can be an intense fast paced environment with a team working ethos being at the heart of the services we provide. If you enjoy a challenge and would like to join this busy friendly unit, then this may be the post for you.

Lynne Donaldson, Anaesthetic Clinical Lead Practitioner. Tel: 01592 643355 ext: 28288.

A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.
NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK) or Irish National, you are required to confirm your right to work in your application.


The closing date for this job has now passed.