Operating Department Practitioner (Band 5)

12 Jan 2021
20 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Balfor Recruitment are currently seeking a Operating Department Practitioner (Band 5) to work with one of our prestigious NHS clients.

You will be working with the surgery team and manage the preparation of the operating theatres. You will also be the link between the surgical team and other parts of the operating theatre and hospital.

You will carry out nursing/ODP duties within an anaesthetic area according to policies and procedures. You will be contributing to quality improvement and promoting best evidence based practice.


* You must have a diploma or degree in Operating Department Practice

* You must be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

* Proven experience in an operating theatre environment with relevant experience in anaesthetics.

* You must have strong communication skills and be comfortable discussing treatment plans with patients.

* You will also need to be safety-conscious and have excellent observational skills

* Must have a minimum of 6 months NHS experience within the last 2 years

In return Balfor will offer:

* We offer highly competitive rates of pay and flexible working

* Access to Training and Continuous Professional Development.

* An experienced and dedicated recruitment team supporting your every step.

Why Balfor Recruitment?

* Balfor are an award-winning recruiter to the public, private and non-profit sectors for temporary, contract and permanent staffing.

* We have been established for 23 years and are REC accredited.

* We specialise in Education and Health and Social Care recruitment.

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