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Newly Qualified ODP Recruitment Day - 3rd November

Band 5

Main area
Operating Theatres
Band 5
Job ref
£23,023 - £29,608 per annum
28/10/2018 23:59

Newly Qualified ODP Recruitment Day Saturday 3rd November – 9:30 am to 1:00 pm Venue: Research, Innovation, Learning Development (RILD) Building, Barrack Road, Exeter EX2 5DW * Free parking will be available on the day*   Based in the vibrant university cathedral city of Exeter, the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust serves a local population of 420,000 across Devon with specialist services provided across a wider catchment area.   We have a strong reputation for being a high performing organisation with a track record of success including an international reputation for specialist care, research and innovation. We have exciting & ambitious plans for the future to deliver high quality healthcare solutions which meet the needs of the people we serve.   We are seeking to appoint dynamic, dedicated Operating Department Practitioners for scrub and anaesthetic duties. You will plan and manage the implementation of individual care programmes for patients, in the perioperative period, as part of the theatre team. You will provide and deliver a comprehensive service which will include a high quality of patient care.   General Theatres undertake a wide range of specialities in both the elective and emergency settings including Orthopaedic Trauma, ENT, Max Fax, Plastics, Vascular, General Surgery inc. upper GI/Colo-rectal, Urology and Robotic Urogical procedures to our services. Within these theatres you will be required to work as part of a 24hr unit participating in on calls, weekend working and night duty.   We require professional, flexible, motivated and committed team members capable of delivering high quality, patient-focussed care within a busy, progressive and varied department.   We place a strong emphasis on personal and professional development In return for your dedication, you will benefit from in-house training to develop core competencies, together with opportunities to undertake further courses in support of your ongoing development.   If you are new to the region, Devon has many areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. These include the national parks of Exmoor and Dartmoor, the coastal towns and seaside resorts of two beautiful coastlines and many picturesque villages. Exeter itself has many modern amenities with very good road, rail and air transport links.   If you would like to be part of our team, please have a look at the full job description to find out more about the role.   We look forward to meeting you on Saturday 3rd November 2018 and welcoming you to the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust.

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Alex Mototolea 01392 408413

If you have problems applying, contact

Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Barrack Road
01392 403936 or 403758

As users of the disability confident scheme, we operate a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for job applicants with disabilities. If you let us know, when you apply, that you would like to use this scheme, we will guarantee you an interview, if you meet all the essential criteria listed in the person specification section of the job description.

We will also make any reasonable adjustments you require to our selection process. Please let us know what you need

Our Trust is proudly committed to race equality.
To ensure our ethnic minority staff have an equal opportunity to succeed, we are offering career development support to any ethnic minority staff.


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