Theatres Recruitment Day - Saturday 10th February 2018

Band 5

Main area
Addenbrookes Hospital - Theatres
Band 5
Full Time and Part Time hours
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrookes Hospital-Division A
£22,128 to £28,746 p.a. pro rata +**£2000 Annual Enhancement**
31/01/2018 23:59



***This post attracts an annual enhancement of £2000 (pro rata) on the attainment of an annual competency package. For substantive posts only.***

Our Trust
Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values – Together- safe, kind, excellent – are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work in theatres? We are holding a recruitment day on Saturday 10th February 2018. You will be able to come along and have a tour of theatres and speak to current staff members and get a real feel of what it is like to be a member of #teamtheatres.

We have a wide range of surgical specialities and you will be working within a very friendly and supportive environment where you’re on going professional development will be actively encouraged and supported. 

Ideally we are looking for experienced practitioners for scrub, anaesthetics along with Paediatric Recovery Staff Nurses, with valid NMC/HCPC registration.

However we are also looking for Band 5 staff without Theatre skills to join the scrub nurse rotation as well as looking for return to practice ODPs following the HCPC guidance.

Ability to plan, organise and prioritise your workload is essential to this role, along with excellent communication skills and the ability to work well within a multidisciplinary team.

Staff need to be able to work flexibly to cover service requirements, including nights and weekend commitments.

Interviews will be held on the day.

Why choose Cambridge University Hospitals?

• Our values and reputation for outstanding care
• Opportunities to experience a range of specialities
• Career and development opportunities
• Preceptorship and mentoring programmes delivered by a dedicated clinical education support team
• Research experience and opportunities
• £1000 Welcome Subsidy on commencement and up to a further £3000 loan to support your resettlement and contribute towards a deposit or first months’ rent subject to eligibility
• Lovely location and quality of life
• Excellent schools/colleges and transport links (road, rail and air)

Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Please contact Emma Northfield on 01223 274275

If you have problems applying, contact

Recruitment Services
01223 217038