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Theatre Practitioner RN/ODP/AP/RNA -�1500 New Starter Premium

Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
East Grinstead
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum pro rata for part time
Closing date
17 Jul 2024

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Operating department practitioner
Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
Theatre Practitioner RN/ODP/AP/RNA -Band 5

*** �1500 New starter premium ***

QVH is a specialist NHS hospital, providing life-changing reconstructive surgery, burns care and rehabilitation services for people across the South of England.

We are a centre of excellence, with an international reputation for pioneering advanced techniques and treatments. Everything we do is informed by our passion for providing the highest quality care, the best clinical outcomes and a safe and positive patient experience.

As a surgical hospital we provide a service in the following surgical pathways:
  • Major head and neck reconstructive surgery
  • Maxillofacial/Orthognathic/trauma
  • Plastic surgery, including major reconstruction
  • Hand surgery
  • Ophthalmics, including complex corneal reconstruction
  • Burns for reconstructive surgery
  • Trauma

If you are successfully appointed to this role and complete a 6-month probationary period, you will be eligible for a two stage New Starter Premium of �1500 in total.

We are excited to open this opportunity to Assistant Practitioners and Registered Nurse Associates with previous Theatre experience.

Main duties of the job

If you are looking to expand your knowledge and skills in reconstructive surgery and or advanced airway management then we offer the perfect opportunities at QVH.

Our success is underpinned by the skills and enthusiasm of our staff and a strong culture of partnership. We are fully committed to training and development of the workforce with support for continuing education and learning.

About us

At QVH we are proud of our achievements and our specialist services continue to record excellent clinical outcomes for patients. We regularly receive excellent results from patient satisfaction surveys and on average 98% of inpatients say they would recommend the hospital to their family or friends.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will work as part of a team to provide a safe, cost effective, efficient care environment for patients, relatives and carers. You will participate in the training of staff and continue your own personal and professionaldevelopment.

Person Specification



  • Registered Nurse/ODP/RNA/AP


  • Theatre experience - able to demonstrate knowledge within this field through practical experience

Relevant experience


  • Evidence of extended skills/training through undertaking relevant study
  • Demonstrates the ability to work in a team


  • Post qualification experience within plastics/maxfax/ophthalmics

Employer details

Employer name

Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


Queen Victoria Hospital

East Grinstead

RH19 3DZ

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