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PACU Practitioner

NHS AfC: Band 5

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NHS AfC: Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Conquest Hospital
£22,128 to £28,746 per annum
23/10/2017 23:59

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust provides NHS hospital and community services throughout East Sussex. We provide our services at two district general hospitals, Conquest Hospital and Eastbourne District General Hospital, community hospitals in Bexhill, Crowborough, Lewes, Rye and Uckfield and a number of clinics and health centres, GP surgeries, schools and in people’s homes. 

The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the improving working lives of all our staff. A wide range of staff benefits are available to staff and these include: staff development, pension scheme, on-site nurseries within the acute hospitals, access to sports and social clubs, staff restaurants, on-site accommodation, staff gymnasiums, squash and tennis court plus heated outdoor swimming pool (Eastbourne only), staff lottery.

Please download the Recruitment Information Leaflet for guidance on making a successful application


Recovery Practitioner – Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU)
Theatres and Clinical Supports Directorate Band 5

Conquest Post Anaesthetic Care Unit is looking for flexible, highly motivated and enthusiastic Band 5 Recovery Practitioners to join our team. You will be an experienced Registered Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner with recovery experience preferred.

Join us in our ‘Conquest’ to deliver patient focused care within a modern progressive unit. Comprising of 9 theatres specialising in General Surgery, Orthopaedics, ENT, Ophthalmic, Dentals, Gynaecology, Urology and Trauma with an integrated Post Anaesthetic Care Unit situated in the ‘surgical village’.

Hastings is part of a Government regeneration scheme, benefiting those successful applicants with affordable housing, excellent schools.

With easy access to local cities and the continent, with the benefits of living on the coast.

For all posts we are able to offer:

Professional development
Child care

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Amanda Dessouki-Harman

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