Nurse ODP - Theatre, A & E, Gynaecology

Nurse ODP - Theatre, A & E, Gynaecology

Nurse ODP - Theatre, A & E, Gynaecology
Permanent Job - 37.5 hrs a week
Salary Negotiable - Guide Salary £28,500p.a - £33,000p.a
Location: Manchester
Posts: 5 Full Time Posts

My Client is a reproductive health charity, with a strong network of welcoming clinics and local community services, together with a 24 hour confidential helpline work, provide high quality, safe, accessible and compassionate advice, care and support for the women and men who need us. 95% of my clients services are commissioned by the NHS.

I'm looking on behalf of my client for people who share our drive to provide the best quality care to everyone who needs our services to join our committed teams of clinical, management and support staff.
My client is proud to be champions for reproductive choice, and we work hard every day to make a reality of women’s rights to decide whether and when to have children.

The main purpose of this role is to provide excellence in care, as determined by the client, within the Clients main philosophy of minimal intervention.


Job Roles

 Admission of clients
 Undertaking pre-operative pregnancy and vasectomy consultations, including providing information on operational procedures, anesthesia, contraception, STI and aftercare
 Consenting clients
 Pregnancy testing
 Chlamydia / STI Screening
 Blood testing and ultrasound scanning (training provided)
 Completion of electronic records, consent, registers
 Maintenance of client confidentiality and DATA protection

Admission to Discharge
 Checking details on client notes and alerting surgeon/anesthetist to any ‘significant conditions’

Registered Nurse / ODP
 Escorting clients into treatment room and supporting them through the procedure
 Take a lead on maintenance of timely throughput for clients in liaison with the surgeon and Anesthetist
 Maintain client safety
 Administer “vocal local “ as required
 Completion of electronic records
 Preparation and cleaning of all clinical areas pre and post treatment
 Disposal of fetal and other clinical/hazardous waste
 Maintenance of Health and Safety Standards & COSHH Regulations
 Recovery of clients and monitoring observations following treatment
 Escorting clients into Recovery Lounge
 Monitoring observations and blood loss
 Ensure clients have received and completed a satisfaction survey questionnaire before discharge
 Ensuring clients are informed about aftercare prior to discharge
 Providing confidential telephone advice for clients with post-operative problems following discharge
 Completion of all paperwork for discharge by the reception team
 Early recognition of possible post-op complications and ensuring appropriate follow up care

Drugs, Equipment and Environment
 Administration of drugs to clients, following NMC guidelines & MSI Policy and procedure
 Checking of stock levels and participating in the ordering of stores as directed by the Clinical Supervisor/Clinical Operations Manager
 Assisting in the daily checking and maintenance of routine, emergency and environmental equipment ensuring that all checks are carried out to a satisfactory standard and recorded
 Follow Infection Control policies and procedures

Supervision and Training
 Supervision of unqualified team members
 Participation in training and development
 Mentorship and coaching for new and existing team members
 Participation in appraisal and clinical supervision
 Attendance at mandatory training
 Participate in the Audit and action planning process

Other Duties
 Running operating lists and maintaining staffing levels during the absence of the Clinical Supervisor/Clinical Operations Manager on a rotational basis
 Achieving the Key Targets for the Centre and MSI
 Ensure a timely and seamless service for the clients (client flow)
 Participation in the running of the EMU Centres, as required, to cover absence and annual leave
 Ensure Safeguarding concerns are identified and appropriate action is taken


 Post registration experience
 Accident and emergency experience (desirable)
 Theatre experience (desirable)
 Gynaecology (desirable)
 Family planning (desirable) Qualifications and Training
 English Language and Mathematics to GCSE standard or equivalent
 RN level 1 or 2
 Current ILS certificate
 Hold in date Intermediate Life Support Certificate

Personal Attributes
 Excellent listening and communication skills
 Ability to work as part of a team and liaise with people at all levels
 Ability to work without close supervision
 IT skills including Microsoft Word and Excel

 Flexible, driven and proactive
 Ability to remain calm in a pressurised environment
 Sensitivity to individual client needs, confidentiality
 Friendly, helpful, warm and caring manner
 Reliable and non-judgmental
 Willingness to take up training opportunities
 Keenness to develop personal learning
 Willingness to participate in the training and orientation of others
 Pro-choice on abortion

We are looking for Nurses and ODP's with interest in the above Job. Interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible as my client is very keen to fill these posts.


If you are interested in applying please send your CV to Dan Capper - Director of Business Development, my email address is:
ring me on 0125331 66 39