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Theatre Practitioner

Band 5

Main area
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Royal Derby Hospital
£22,128 - £28,746 pa
23/02/2018 23:59

Are you looking for a new challenge?

There has never been a better time to come and work at Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; we are a leading Teaching Hospital with care, safety, compassion and pride at the heart of our organisation.

With over 8,500 members of staff you can expect huge variety and new opportunities every day! Our staff go above and beyond and are taking pride in caring for our patients – making every moment matter.

Think you’ve got what it takes to join us?

Here’s more about the role and what we’re looking for; 

We are looking for a full time dedicated Theatre Practitioner who must have anaesthetic skills to join our busy innovative Ophthalmic Theatres.

The role is to provide planned and emergency care to patients undergoing Ophthalmic procedures including cataracts, retinal surgery, ocular plastic surgery, corneal grafts and much more within our 3 theatre suite .

The successful candidate will work with a team of professional experts in their field ,delivering a quality service in a proficient manner and providing very high standards of patient care. They will be expected to work within a multi-professional team , possess excellent communication and inter - personal skills with the ability to promote a learning environment .

We offer excellent support from departmental professional facilitators who will support you as you progress in your career.

You will be working with and learning from some of the best surgeons and anaesthetists who use state of the art equipment and who possess high levels of expertise.


Interview Date: 9/3/2018

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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

Jacqui Brindley, Lead Practitioner
Telephone: 01332 789078

If you have problems applying, contact

Recruitment Team, Workforce Management
Training Centre
Rehab Block, Level 3
Royal Derby Hospital
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01332 783342