Anaesthetic Practitioner - Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

Offered by Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

  • Job Sector: Registered Practitioners - Anaesthetics
  • Location: South West
  • Salary: Band 5 (£24,907 - £30,615)
  • Closing Date: 09/12/2020

Have you ever dreamed of improving your work life balance and furthering your career in Theatres? If the answer is “yes” then you can have it all at Royal Cornwall Hospital Treliske, Truro.

As the only acute Trust in Cornwall, we are at the forefront of innovation for the South-West, leading on intraoperative cell salvage and blood con­servation techniques. By joining our multidisciplinary Theatres team as an Anaesthetic Practitioner (HCPC or NMC registered), you can develop your knowledge and expertise across a wide range of theatre specialties against the backdrop of beautiful Cornwall.

About our Theatres

We work as part of a multi-disciplinary theatres team to deliver elective and non-elective procedures across a wide range of specialities including ENT, Maxillo Facial, Trauma & Orthopaedic, General, Urology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 

Our dedicated Practice Education team ensures that all of our team members are fully supported throughout every stage of their career.  As well as furthering your clinical practice we offer many development and educational opportunities as well as our award-winning ‘Being Brilliant’ programme which develops and nurtures all staff as future leaders. 

We work together to create a positive team spirit, recognising achievements and celebrating success. Our busy Theatres team are at the forefront of intraoperative cell salvage and blood conservation and also have innovative initiatives in place to support climate change. 

About RCHT

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust is the main provider of acute and specialist care services in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. It serves a population of around 430,000 people, a figure that can increase significantly with visitors during the busiest times of the year. The Trust employs approximately 5,000 staff and has a budget of approximately £380 million.

The Trust is responsible for the provision of services at three main sites with approximately 750 beds:

The Trust has teaching hospitals status as part of the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry (PCMD) and University of Exeter Medical School. Keeping at the forefront of medical advances, the Trust is continually developing its clinical services and is committed to maximising the range of specialist care that can be offered locally. Allied to this is a growing reputation for research and innovation.

The Knowledge Spa on the Royal Cornwall Hospital site, the Cornwall base for medical students and the University of Plymouth Faculty of Health and Social Work, has further enhanced a strong reputation for training and education. This plays a vital part in attracting and retaining the Trust’s highly skilled teams of doctors, nurses and other health professionals who care for well over half a million people each year.

About You

If you are a newly qualified or experienced Anaesthetic Practitioner then we want to hear from you.

Cornwall is an area of outstanding natural beauty and the stunning coastline is at your fingertips.  Come and work for the operating department at Royal Cornwall Hospital in one of the most beautiful places on earth. Why wouldn’t you?

The NHS offers a fair and transparent pay structure with competitive and flexible benefits.

We also have one of the most generous pension schemes on offer. As an NHS employee, you’ll have unique access to a health service discounts scheme too. 

Our flexible working options mean that we can help you with your work/life balance and maintain wellbeing for you and your family.  

Relocation packages are available for out of county candidates.

We provide an outstanding learning environment to enable everyone to reach their potential, as skilled practitioners and as future leaders.