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Lead Theatre Practitioner - Gynaecology & General Surgery

An incredible new job opportunity has arisen for dedicated Lead Theatre Practitioner - Gynaecology & General Surgery to work in an outstanding private hospital based in the Marylebone, London area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This is a renowned private hospital in the heart of London, dedicated to providing world-class medical services with a commitment to patient care and well-being


*To be considered for this you must be qualified as a Registered Nurse with an active NMC Pin or an ODP registered with the HCPC



As the Lead Theatre Practitioner your key responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for managing and leading the scrub team in the operating theatre for gynaecology and general surgery

  • Preparing the operating room, instruments, and supplies for surgical procedures related to gynaecology and general surgery

  • Setting up and maintaining a sterile field

  • Assisting surgeons and anaesthetists during surgical procedures

  • Monitoring and assessing the patient's condition throughout the surgical procedure

  • Anticipating the surgeon's needs during the surgical procedure

  • Supervising and mentoring junior theatre scrub nurses

  • Ensuring compliance with infection control policies and procedures

  • Maintaining accurate documentation of patient care

  • Participating in quality improvement initiatives to enhance patient care

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • A managerial certificate and at least years of senior/managerial experience

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in theatre scrub nursing, with experience in gynaecology and general surgery

  • Experience in leading a team of theatre scrub nurses

  • Comprehensive knowledge of surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies used in gynaecology and general surgery procedures

  • Excellent communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to remain calm and focused under pressure

  • Ability to multitask and prioritise effectively

  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills

  • Knowledge of infection control policies and procedures

The successful Lead Theatre Practitioner will receive an excellent salary of £54,000 per annum.

This exciting position is a permanent full time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • 35 days of Annual Leave (inclusive of bank holidays) that increasing with long service

  • Complimentary lunch

  • Private Healthcare

  • Staff Referral scheme

  • Company pension scheme

  • On-going training and professional development opportunities

  • Season Ticket Loan

  • Help to buy a bike

  • Free Employee Assistance Programme

  • Access to EdenRed and various discount retail vouchers

  • Visa Sponsorship

Reference ID: 6518

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV