Theatre Practitioner - Anaesthetics and Recovery

Schoen Clinic London

Description

At Schoen Clinic London we’re looking for high calibre individuals who can combine clinical expertise, analytical capabilities, and a caring mentality to join our London Clinic.

With a drive to exceed expectations, take ownership of decisions and support your team, the Theatre Practitioner - Anaesthetics and Recovery is tasked with delivering safe quality care for patients during their perioperative phase of care. To support and assist in the management and organisation of care provision within the Operating Department.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES

  • Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate anaesthetic equipment, emergency drugs and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures incorporating various types of anaesthesia.

  • Conduct mandatory patient safety checks in conjunction with the team and according to policy, including ‘pause’ prior to administration of regional anaesthesia.

  • Assist the Anaesthetist throughout the perioperative phase of care.

  • Assist the Anaesthetist in monitoring the patient’s condition throughout the procedure, taking appropriate action to manage any arising complications through contingency planning.

  • Support the team to deliver care that helps improve the health of the individual and wider community.

  • Support the team in demonstrating compassion through effective relationships based on empathy, respect and dignity.

  • Develop own competence to deliver effective care and treatments through improving clinical/technical knowledge / skill, and expertise.

  • Communicate appropriately with others involved in the care of the patient.

  • Act as an advocate for safeguarding patients; demonstrate courage to speak up when there are concerns about care.

  • Demonstrate commitment to improving care and the patient experience.

  • Assist in the delivery of patient care.

  • Contribute to quality improvement.

  • Assemble, check and prepare the appropriate surgical equipment, instruments, and consumables for a wide range of operative procedures.

  • The ability to coordinate the use of the supplies and additional equipment during an operating list, ensuring the equipment is used appropriately and safely.

  • Respect the patient’s dignity, privacy, wishes and beliefs.

 

If this career opportunity excites and inspires you, then contact us now. In return, we can offer you the opportunity to:

  • Develop your skills and expertise by working in a specialist environment alongside leading experts.
  • Be at the forefront of best practice with our award winning approach to quality outcome measurement
  • Be involved with new exciting projects to inspire and challenge you

 

SCHOEN CLINIC BEHAVIOURS

Accountable: Taking ownership of the things I say and do

Caring: Treating others as I would like to be treated

Collaborative: Working together to make a winning team

Courageous: Being proud to be different and challenge the norm

Determined: Seeing things through to meet and exceed expectations

Unfortunately the application deadline has passed, but please send us your CV for future consideration.
Locations
Schoen Clinic London
Type
Permanent
Category
Theatres
Salary
£35,000 - £40,000 dependant upon experience
Closing Date
20th September 2019