Senior Theatre Practitioner

East Grinstead

Senior Theatre Practitioner

The Horder Centre, Crowborough

£31,009.02 - £37,638 Full time permanent

We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Theatre Practitioner to join our Theatre team at The Horder Centre in Crowborough.

You will actively participate in, supervise and maintain the highest standard of care for patients and staff, providing a seamless service.and provide a point of contact for Consultant Surgeons with regard to “on the day” management of individual lists. You will act as a team leader within assigned lists, providing advice & support to other members of the team and ensuring the efficient, safe and timely progress of patients through the intra-operative stage of their journey. You will optimise theatre resources and the management of stock within a safe environment

Passionate about making a real difference to our patients’ lives and contributing to their recovery, you’ll be dynamic, innovative and confident and enjoy working as part of our high performing team.

Must Haves

  • Registered Nurse or equivalent Operating Department Practitioner Level 3 Qualification.
  • At least 2 years theatre experience.
  • ILS training or a willingness to undertake training
  • Good IT skills or a willingness to undertake training.
  • Demonstrates compassion in practice
  • Able to problem solve and initiate change
  • Negotiation skills
  • Excellent relevant clinical skills
  • A flexible approach to work
  • Understanding of clinical risk and quality issues
  • Excellent communication and listening skills

Nice to Haves

  • Degree educated or relevant experience
  • Mentorship/clinical supervision qualification
  • Evidence of training/professional development specific to theatre

As a thank you for your passion in delivering exceptional patient care within our team we will reward you with these benefits:

  • A salary in line with the NHS
  • A generous pension scheme
  • 27 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Private medical and Westfield Health
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity packages
  • Life Insurance
  • A free meal from our staff restaurant! – conditions apply
  • A list of varied training courses
  • The opportunity to make a real difference to a patient’s journey


For more information get in touch with the Talent Team at #TeamHorder #CaringforyourCareer