Ophthalmic Theatre Practitioner - NHS Band 5

Medic International
23000.00 - 28750.00 GBP Annual
07 Jul 2017
21 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Band 5 Theatre Practitioner to join the specialist Ophthalmic perioperative team at one of our leading NHS Trust clients based in Bedford , Bedfordshire .
This opportunity is open to Theatre Practitioners seeking to move into an Ophthalmic Theatre setting, or Ward or Outpatient Nurses who are able to demonstrate a genuine desire to transfer skills into an Ophthalmic Theatre setting.

Our client is a leading NHS Trust with a world-class centre of excellence for eye health services, ophthalmic research and education. They have a number of satellite sites in outer London and throughout the UK, and their main centre of excellence in Central London.
Theatre lists include; cataract, femto-assisted cataract and glaucoma procedures.

Person requirements:
Registered Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner with full registration with the NMC or HCPC .
Able to demonstrate a genuine desire to transfer skills into an Ophthalmic Theatre setting, including graduate Nurses or ODP's with successful clinical placements in Ophthalmics.
To be flexible, enthusiastic and committed to bring the highest level of nursing care to patient.

Successful applicants will enjoy career development and the opportunity to work alongside a multidisciplinary team of other healthcare specialists and full NHS Employee Benefits apply .

Medic International is an awarded supplier of permanent staff to the NHS under the LPP Framework agreement .
Our extensive experience as a nurse-led consultancy places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the needs of our NHS Trusts.
We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering a relocation for any of our positions.

For a summary of all current Medic Ophthalmic vacancies click HERE , and for an overall summary of all Theatre vacancies click HERE .

If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous GBP500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.