Various ODP and ODP (Scrub Practitioner) roles available

Offered by Blackpool Teaching Hospitals

  • Job Sector: Various ODP Roles
  • Location: Blackpool
  • Salary: Varies
  • Closing Date:

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals Theatres offer candidates the opportunity to join an experienced and friendly team in a new and modern Operating Theatre environment specialising in Cardiothoracic Surgery.

The world renowned Lancashire cardiac centre specialises in a variety of Cardiac and Thoracic surgical procedure. We are also renowned for our minimally invasive Cardiac and Thoracic services. Within the Cardiothoracic theatre department we have 4 state of the art operating theatres and a 20 bedded Critical care unit to cater for all our patients. We offer best available treatment and patient care within a well organised unit, with dedicated and caring staff. We treat all patients and staff with the same care and empathy we would our own families.

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is ideally situated just a forty five minute drive from Manchester. The Trust provides services to the 440,000 residents of Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre and North Lancashire, as well as specialist tertiary care for Cardiac and Haematology patients. We employ more than 6,500 staff, have approximately 900 beds and have a planned turnover in excess of £410m for 2017/2018.

The Trust is the regional Centre of Excellence for Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, leading on minimally invasive cardiac surgical procedures and is looking to expand its service.

We have the following vacancies-:

 Please follow the link to apply at Blackpool.

  • Operating Department Practitioners Band 5

  • Registered Nurses  1st level Band 5 with Diploma or post registration/ODP Diploma in Operating Practice. (Scrub Practitioner).

We are looking for enthusiastic and highly motivated individuals preferably with experience in Anaesthetics and Recovery to join our dynamic team. The roles will include some on call duties and weekend working on a rotational basis.

We strive to provide a range of career opportunities, continued professional supervision and development throughout the range of surgical specialties with the support from our education and development teams in the department.

As one of the United Kingdom’s largest coastal resort, Blackpool has plenty to offer its residents – it’s not just a good place to work; it’s a great place to live. In addition to its bustling centre and historic seafront, the town is world famous for its many attractions, including the famous Blackpool Tower. Blackpool also offers a number of scenic cycling routes round our local parks and across the surrounding countryside, as well as boasting panoramic views of the coast on its picturesque Promenade. Further afield, Blackpool also benefits from less than three-hour connections via rail to Edinburgh in the north and London in the south.

Please contact Jessie Thomas or Ian Barr the clinical leads to arrange an informal visit or answer any questions. Tel 01253 957821