NHS Jobs Oxford, OX3 9DU
Summary A Vacancy at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Are you a passionate & dedicated Operating Department Practitioner, Adult Nurse or Children's Nurse? Would you like to work in a fast paced environment providing specialist care to patients? If so, we would like to hear from you (no theatre experience required). Oxford University Hospitals Theatres (JR Main & West Wing) are looking for passionate & dedicated ODPs, Adult Nurses and Children's Nurses to work in anaesthetics, surgery and/or recovery.We welcome staff with no theatre experience, so whether you are newly qualified or have experience from other areas, we have educational opportunities to support your development. We also support return to practice staff, no theatre experience required. TheJohn Radcliffe Main Operating Theatre Departmenthas 5 theatres where routine and emergency surgery takes place. Specialties include vascular, emergencies, general, gynae, trauma orthopaedics and spinal surgery. The unit provides care for mainly adult patients and is the theatre suite for Major Trauma. TheWest Wing Operating Theatre Departmenthas 14 theatres and provides specialist surgery for adults and children. Specialties are E.N.T., Ophthalmology, Neurology, Paediatric (Orthopaedics & General), Plastics and Max Fax's surgery. We can offer both full and part time posts which will include a commitment to day / night rotation, bank holidays and weekend working with participation in an on call rota. When staff were asked to describe their teams they said "tell them we are friendly and welcoming, we are a young team who are excellent teachers and very willing to share knowledge" We provide a supportive learning environment which includes preceptorship (two year course), supernumerary status while achieving competencies with staff available to support in the initial phase of working solo, an in-house perioperative course, support with revalidation, leadership and career development. We have a dedicated Education team in place with a comprehensive education strategy to underpin the development of all grades of staff within theatres to facilitate career development and progression. Oxford city and the county of Oxfordshire has a lot to offer, from the ancient city to the rolling hills of the surrounding countryside. Oxford city is the perfect mix of old and new with plenty to do such as visiting one of the many historic buildings, colleges or museums, going out for a drink or a meal, taking in a show or shopping. Closing Date: 24-11-19 We actively encourage you to come on an informal visit and meet our friendly team - please contact Valerie McAvoy on 01865 231539 or via email at [email protected] We look forward to hearing from you. This advert closes on Sunday 24 Nov 2019 Proud member of the Disability Confident employer scheme About Disability Confident A Disability Confident employer will generally offer an interview to any applicant that declares they have a disability and meets the minimum criteria for the job as defined by the employer. It is important to note that in certain recruitment situations such as high-volume, seasonal and high-peak times, the employer may wish to limit the overall numbers of interviews offered to both disabled people and non-disabled people. For more details please go to Disability Confident .