We have an exciting opportunity available for a permanent full time position Anaesthesia Nurse to join the SCVS team.
As an Anaesthesia Nurse, you will rotate through all departments (Orthopaedic and Soft Tissue Surgery, Neurology, Medicine and Oncology with support from Diagnostic Imaging) and be involved in a wide and varied caseload.
You will be responsible for anaesthetic planning, vascular access, monitoring and management of complications during anaesthesia in conjunction with the supervising anaesthetist. You will also support ward nurses in the management of critical and post-operative patients in the intensive care unit.
You will be encouraged to build on your existing knowledge and skills with regular taught sessions, patient-side training, instruction in advanced anaesthetic equipment including mechanical ventilation and be involved in clinical research.
Applicants must have a passion for anaesthesia, work well within a team and be willing to contribute to the training and supervision of junior staff.
Working an average 40 hour week Monday – Friday and a 1:5 week on-call (including the weekend).
Please email a covering letter and CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org