Senior Theatre Practitioner

Band 6

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Theatre Practitioner
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
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Royal Manchester Childrens Hospital
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
02/06/2017 23:59

At Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust we are proud that we care for our staff as much as our patients.

Central Manchester Foundation Trust is a leading integrated health, teaching, research and innovation campus in the thriving city of Manchester. We offer a unique range of services to the North West, treating and managing the simplest to the most complex conditions and diseases. For our nurses and theatre practitioners, it means the chance to gain diverse experience in pioneering teams.

Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital is one of the largest children’s hospitals in Europe and has an international reputation for excellence in healthcare and teaching. An exciting opportunity has arisen for motivated theatre band 6 senior practitioners to join our busy expanding department. We are particularly interested in candidates that have proven skills in scrub and anesthetics that are committed to delivering care to our patients supporting their families with pride, respect, empathy, consideration, compassion and dignity.

We provide children’s theatre provision for many varied specialties including Transplantation, nephrology, pediatric surgery, ENT, Trauma, orthopedics, Spinal surgery, Cleft lip and palate, plastics, burns, max fax, Urology, Thoracic, endoscopy, rheumatology, hematology, respiratory and dental. We provide staff to satellite areas, such as MR scan, Cardiology, Oncology on site as well as offsite in partnership with our radiology colleagues at Christie Hospital. Supported by a strong team, you will have the opportunity to work with world renowned surgeons and anesthetists who are highly specialised in their areas of expertise.

We encourage our teams to take part in audit and research projects, showing we care for our staff through excellent development and progression opportunities. To enhance your skills in your specialty, we offer a range of internal and external courses.

We are able to support the right candidates with a flexible approach to work that encourages a healthy work life balance. However, we expect all staff to be able to rotate on days and nights.
So if you want a new start, there couldn't be a better time to join us.

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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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Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
M13 9WL
0161 276 4797