Theatre Practitioner

Location Worcestershire, England
Job type Permanent
Salary Up to £26383.50 per annum
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Sanctuary Health has a permanent job vacancy for an experienced and dedicated Theatre Practitioner to work full-time based in Worcestershire. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of nursing and be registered with the NMC.

The salary for this permanent Theatre Practitioner role is £26,383.50 per annum.

Role Purpose:

  • To deliver 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.

Main Duties/Responsibilities:

  • 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.

  • Develop and enhance the skills and knowledge of others and self.

  • Apply and promote best evidence based practice within own scope of practice.

  • Apply legislation, policies and procedures correctly.

  • Maintain knowledge of Health and Safety at Work Act. Ensuring appropriate measures are taken in respect of Health and Safety for patients, relatives, visitors, hospital staff and contractors.

  • 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.


  • This role offers a maximum salary of up to £26,383.50 per annum alongside access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • Private Medical Scheme

  • Staff Pension Scheme

  • 25 days holiday per annum

Requirements of the Theatre Practitioner:

  • Registered Practitioner with NMC or HCPC registration

  • Approved/recognised anaesthetic course.

  • To work across multiple surgical specialities in either the scrub or anaesthetic role

  • Qualified nurse or ODP - mentorship preferable but not essential.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team

  • Experience of applying clinical reasoning skills across a range and varied patient case mix and competent across a range of skills (Desirable)

  • ENB 998 and/or mentorship course and/or D32/33/A1 (Desirable)


This Theatre Practitioner role is advertised by Paul Chittock; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.