We are looking for a Theatre Practitioner - Recovery to join our Theatres team. The role of the Theatre Department is to provide patient care during the pre, peri and post-operative phase of a surgical patient’s care within the hospital.

This role involves providing a high standard of professional practice and clinical care. You will be working with the theatre team to promote a good working environment and maintain a supportive learning environment within the operating department. 

Some of the duties and responsibilities of this role involve: 


  • Implement basic nursing care independently.
  • Implement new/complex care with supervision.
  • Practise in own clinical area of practice to agreed competency level.


  • Utilise resources appropriately to ensure agreed standard of patient care
  • Be able to delegate suitable clinical care to junior staff
  • Develop preceptorship skills and actively support peers.

Team Role

  • Effectively communicate with patients and colleagues.
  • Facilitate a question and answer dialogue with patients and relatives.
  • Be able to demonstrate listening skills and the use of non-verbal cues.
  • Evaluate written information and documentation.



The key requirements for the role are:



  • Six months post registration
  • Basic theatre recovery skills
  • Up to date clinical knowledge
  • Current programmes of care
  • Clinical governance frameworks





37.5 hours per week



For a full Job description click here

Should you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to Human Resources at [email protected] 



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