Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Theatre Support Worker

Band 2

Main area
Theatres
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
321-SK-B2-TSW
Site
Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
Town
Oxford
Salary
£17,460 - £18,702 Per annum
Closing
04/03/2019 23:59

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

The Trust comprises four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

 

Many of our recruitment programmes use Value Based Interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significant difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families.

For more information about our Values and Value Based Interviewing please visit www.ouh.nhs.uk/about/vision-and-values


 

THEATRE SUPPORT WORKER – BAND 2

 

We are seeking an enthusiastic health care worker (Band 2) to join our friendly theatre team.

 

We are a dynamic department with 8 theatres specialising in Orthopaedic surgery including complex arthroplasty, spinal, shoulder and elbow reconstruction, foot surgery, tumour and much more. Working closely with our renowned surgeons and undertaking research alongside NDORMS.

 

We are looking for staff that are motivated to learn, develop and committed to providing the best quality care for our patients.

 

We pride ourselves as providing a good work life balance and value our staff, encouraging personal and professional development. All staff undertake a perioperative new starter’s day. We have access to post graduate education working closely with Brookes University and New Bucks University.  There is opportunity to access the apprentice scheme.

 

We were nominated in the OUH awards for team of the year in 2017 and 2018 which we are very proud of and have lots of staff within our unit that have been nominated for staff achievement awards.

 

We have full time positions coming up and would love those with a love of orthopaedics and theatres to apply and join our friendly team.

 

 

Closing Date:  4th March  2019

 

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Applicant requirements

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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 Walduck or Julie Clarke on (01865) 738164 for further information or to arrange an informal visit.