RAIGMORE HOSPITAL, INVERNESS
SURGICAL SPECIALTIES DIVISION
THEATRE SCRUB AND CIRCULATING
STAFF NURSE – BAND 5
Part Time (24 Hours per week) 52/7 service - days/nights/weekends/bank holidays including some on-call requirement.
Fixed Term or Secondment Opportunity (until July 2020)
Salary Scale £24,670 - £30,742 per annum, pro rata
Due to current investment to upgrade and expand our surgical facilities we are now looking to expand our theatre team with whole time and part time scrub practitioners. This is an exciting time for Raigmore Hospital Operating Department as we look to open our new and modern Elective Care Centre (ECC).
In addition to our forthcoming ECC development we currently offer learning opportunities within ENT, General, Urology, Upper GI, Colorectal, Vascular, Plastic Surgery Ophthalmology, Gynaecology, Maternity, Breast Surgery including reconstructive surgery and Orthopaedic surgery most of which offer both elective and emergency opportunities.
On average 17,750 surgical procedures are carried out in Raigmore Hospital per year.
This post offers an opportunity for Registered General Nurses and Operating Department Practitioners to join our team. Previous experience is preferable but an in-house individualised training package supported by our dedicated Clinical Practice Educator and Senior Staff can also be offered for those practitioners with less experience.
Successful candidates will be motivated, enthusiastic individuals with excellent communication skills and commitment to high standards of patient care and safety.
Raigmore Hospital in Inverness is the largest hospital in the Highlands of Scotland and is the main centre for orthopaedic trauma and elective and emergency surgery for the Highlands and Islands.
Inverness city is on Scotland's North-east coast and is the largest city and cultural capital of the Scottish Highlands. The city boasts a busy Victorian Market, historical castle and Culloden Battlefield and Bronze Age Clava Cairns a short drive away.
For sports enthusiasts there is an ice rink, swimming pool and various tennis and squash courts and golf courses to hand and outdoor sports such as mountain biking, hill walking/climbing, fishing, water sports, ski-ing and canoeing are all within easy reach of the city.
We welcome informal visits to meet the team. Informal enquiries to Darren Redmond on 01463 704337 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
An Application Form and Job Description can be downloaded via our website www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk or available from, and to be returned to the Recruitment Department, Assynt House, Beechwood Business Park, Inverness, IV2 3BW 01463 705150 or by emailing your name and address to email@example.com
For further information on living and working in the Highlands please visit https://nhshighland.medical.careers.global
Please quote reference: ES8.19.72
Closing date for completed applications: Wednesday 31st July 2019
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