Remuneration

To £18K per annum dependent on experience


Location

Willesborough, Ashford, Kent


Working Week / Hours

37.5 hours, 5/7 rotational shift pattern


Job Reference

ASH-TSW


Annual Leave

25 days plus bank holidays


Closing Date

28-04-19


 

One Healthcare Partners Limited

Theatre Support Worker

Theatre Support Worker

At One Healthcare, we are very proud of the exceptional level of service we deliver and the way we look after our team. We are always on the lookout for exceptional people who can connect with our culture and values to help us write the next chapter of the One Healthcare Group story. If you relish a challenge and want to work in an industry leading facility with like-minded individuals, One Healthcare is right for you.

One Ashford Hospital, Kent has a vacancy for an experienced Theatre Support Worker to join the team.

Theatre Support Worker

One Ashford are looking for enthusiastic, patient focused Theatre Support Workers who are passionate about their role and want to join a dynamic theatre team. We are looking for experienced team players who want to work in a state of the art facility that prides itself on customer care and satisfaction.

Reporting to the Theatre Manager, the successful Theatre Support Worker will assist the qualified practitioners to care for patients within the Theatre department, providing perioperative care for surgical, investigative or minor invasive procedures in line with national best practice standards. The role will involve collecting and escorting patients; completing patient safety checklists; acting as a circulator during surgery; cleaning down theatres; assisting recovery practitioners, acting as a chaperone; performing duties in decontamination; and other ancillary duties as required.

Qualifications

  • Minimum G.C.S.E. education or equivalent
  • NVQ or equivalent
  • National Care Certificate

Experience

  • Ability to learn and develop and undertake appropriate NVQ or equivalent training
  • Some health care experience in hospital environment
  • Previous experience in Theatres essential

Skills

  • Caring, patient and customer focused
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of the business
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills