Theatre Practitioner

Band 5

Main area
Theatres
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
349-SUR-0588-A
Site
Cross site
Town
Manchester
Salary
£21,909- £28,462 per annum
Closing
20/02/2018 23:59

From 1st October 2017, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and the University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has joined together to create a new Foundation Trust which has been named Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our new organisation will provide a single hospital service across the city of Manchester and in 12- 18 months will also include the services currently provided by North Manchester General Hospital.  These changes will make a real difference to the health outcomes and quality of life for the people of Manchester.  That’s why this really is an extremely exciting and challenging period in the delivery of health and social care in Greater Manchester and one that provides a wealth career opportunities for great people right across our Group. 

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


Manchester University NHS 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.

We provide adult theatre provision for many varied specialties including Cardiac, Transplantation, Vascular, General, Trauma, Head & Neck and Urology; We have recently built some brand new Hybrid theatres, expanding the theatres suite which makes this an exciting time to be working here. Supported by a strong team, you will deliver our values and nurse with pride, respect, empathy, consideration, compassion and dignity.

We’re committed to delivering a Nursing and Midwifery Service that delivers the best patient care. There for our patients, families and services users, the public and each other, we promise to communicate effectively by listening to and responding to comments and concerns. And, as we demonstrate effective leadership, we celebrate the achievement of team members.

We show our care for our staff through excellent development and progression opportunities. This starts with a comprehensive induction programme, but doesn’t end there. For newly qualified nurses/theatre pracititioners we offer a respected preceptorship programme and experienced nurses are encouraged to move across directorates to expand their skills. To enhance your skills in your speciality, we offer a range of internal and external courses.

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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Further details / informal visits contact

Ms Helen Townson at helen.townson@cmft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
Manchester
M13 9WL
Telephone
0161 701 0355