Development Nurse/ODP Charge Nurse - Orthopaedic Theatres - Band 6
Golden Jubilee National Hospital

Job reference: 070473

Location: Golden Jubilee National Hospital

Job closing date: 22/10/2021

Job posted date: 06/10/2021

Salary: Band 6 (£33,072 - £40,736)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Theatres

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Golden Jubilee

An exciting number of opportunities have opened up within our Orthopaedic Theatre Nursing Team. Our Orthopaedic services are on a sensational journey to implement the opening up of 10 new Orthopaedic theatres.

In advance of opening these new theatres we are looking to provide a platform to lead and develop motivated nursing/ODP practitioners who are able to demonstrate their commitment to enhancing their own skills through CPD and on the job learning. You will be fully supported and provided with a mentor to support your learning in preparation for the opening of the new unit.  The post holder will support new staff in Orthopaedic theatres, take forward improvement work in prepartation for  phase 2 expansion.

On completion of phase 2 expansion the post holder will transfer into the more traditional Team Leader role.

The successful post holder should demonstrate a commitment to safe, effective patient-centred care, through auditing and service improvement. A commitment to; quality, evidence-based care is essential, whilst fostering a ‘can-do’ attitude within your team. The post holder should demonstrate excellent communication skills.

​​​​​​​To support elective and urgent surgery the Golden Jubilee is managed as a Covid light centre.

For an informal discussion please contact Leanne Fyfe, Clinical Nurse Manager Theatres and Endoscopy, at

Closing Date - Extended - Multiple posts.