Band 6 Operating Department Practitioner

  • Job Reference: CCodp1
  • Date Posted: 25 February 2019
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: South East England
  • Salary: £23.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: ODP, ODP > Operating Department Practitioner
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima's Nursing team are currently recruiting for a band 6 operating department practitioner to fill a job role in Milton Keynes. The ideal candidate will have a significant understanding of planning and delivery of perioperative care.

You will be responsible and accountable for support patients before, during and after surgery. This will include assessing them after surgery to make sure they can be taken back to the ward. You'll be required to work within an anaesthetic, surgical or recovery team, and may also be required to work in accident and emergency, intensive care, day surgery clinics, maternity units or resuscitation teams. You will also be responsible for making sure specialist equipment is available for specific procedures, monitoring theatre cleanliness, ordering and rotating items of stock and drugs, providing the surgical team with the items they need during an operation, monitoring instruments and keeping accurate records.

The pay rate or this locum band 6 ODP job is £23.00 per hour (Umbrella) and is a full time 3 month contract.

Requirements and details of this band 6 ODP vacancy:

- You must be HPC registered ODP or NMC registered nurse.
- You must have 12 months post registration experience.
- You must maintain a high standard of personal behaviour and ensure effective communication with all members of the multi-disciplinary team, patients and relatives.
- You must be physically able to adapt to the environment including the potential to stand for long periods as well as react in an emergency within a confined area.

Maxxima benefits:
*Dedicated and experienced consultants
*Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
*Exclusive opportunities you won't find anywhere else
*Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
*Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
*Practical assistance with professional body registration
*A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments
*Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
*The security of working with a CCS supplier, established since 2001

To apply for this band 6 ODP position please click the apply button or contact us for more information about the role.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.