Theatre Practitioner - Anaesthetics/Recovery

NHS Highland - More jobs by this advertiser
22.5 HOURS
£24,670 - £30,742 PRO RATA

At the Lorn & Islands Hospital we require a Registered Nurse or ODP with a UK recognised qualification.

A minimum of two years experience within anaesthetic and recovery areas is desirable for this post, however training can also be offered to the right candidate. This post also covers an out-of-hours on-call rota for emergencies.

Some experience within ECT, Obstetrics and Paediatrics would also be advantageous.

In our friendly theatre suite we have one theatre and one endoscopy room where our three general surgeons, one oral surgeon plus local dentists and a visiting ophthalmologist offer a varied programme of, general surgery, ophthalmology, colorectal, laparoscopic, oral and dental surgery. In addition our surgeons also provide a very busy endoscopy service. We have three anaesthetists who provide an offsite ECT service and a monthly pain block session.

The patients who access our services are always very appreciative of the high quality of care and the personal attention they receive here. You could help us to maintain and improve this service.

Socially, Oban is a great place to live with outstanding opportunities for outdoor activities such as hiking, climbing, sailing, diving, canoeing and horse riding on your doorstep as well as the Outer Hebrides to explore.

Come for an informal visit and see for yourself. The team are waiting to welcome you.

Informal enquiries are welcomed to Audrey Paterson or Lindsay Nicol, Anaesthetic/Recovery Team Leaders 01631788979

For more information about the area of Argyll you can visit the Argyll & Bute Council website:

Application packs are available from Resourcing Team, People & Change, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute HSCP Kilmory Castle, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8RT - Tel 01546 790064 / 790065 or e-mail -

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

Please quote job reference number 19ab/083b in the subject line of your e-mail or enquiry.


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NHS Highland

Inverness, (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1463 704000

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10 September 2019
Location: United Kingdom Highlands and Islands Argyll
Salary: £24,670 - £30,742 PRO RATA GBP per year
Work type:
Part time
Healthcare and Medical
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