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Peri- Operative Staff Nurse(Theatre Scrub Nurse /ODP

Band 5

Main area
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 Hours Per Week
Job ref
£25,681 - £33,057 per annum inclusive
21/03/2018 23:59

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.


We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated registered nurse/ODP to join our theatre team in CMH Main Theatres and ACAD Theatres (Short Stay Surgery). We have six Operating Theatres and 19 bays fully equipped Recovery Unit. We cover a range of specialities in acute and elective surgery. Specialities include General Surgery, Laparoscopic work, Urology, Ophthalmology, ENT, OMFS, Breast and Orthopaedics. It is essential to have some post registered experience for this Band 5 post.

You will be an RGN /ODP with post registration experience in peri- operative nursing (scrubbing and circulating) to join our theatre team. The applicant would be expected to work both theatres ACAD/ Main Theatres

The successful candidate will rotate between the ACAD theatres and BECAD Theatres after training.

You should have good communication and interpersonal skills, be willing to learn and be prepared to utilise your skills in all peri-operative areas including: Theatres admission unit, Theatre, Anaesthetics, Recovery, and Step-down ward.

A willingness to monitor the usage of equipment to ensure efficiency and cost effective working is advantageous

Post involves late duty.

ACAD Operating Theatres department is in housed within ACAD ( Ambulatory Care and Diagnostics) ACAD center comprises six operating theatres, supporting General Surgery, Urology , Breast, OMFS, ENT, and Ophthalmology surgery and 16 bed offering 24 hours care Monday to Friday

The Central Middlesex Hospital Operating is located in the new building with 3 modern theatre suites for major elective orthopaedic Surgery. Theatre is well-equipped recovery room consists of 5 bays providing immediate post-operative and high dependency care mainly for in patients.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Please contact Matron Rose Amankwaah/ 020 8963 8872 (Rose) Senior Sister Lindy Carty 020 8963 8907  

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