Orthopaedic Scrub Nurse – Michael Page Retail – Blackpool

Michael Page Retail

An agency Orthopaedic Scrub Nurse is responsible for assisting in surgical procedures, preparing and maintaining a sterile field, and providing post-operative care for patients with orthopaedic conditions. They also work closely with surgeons and other members of the surgical team to ensure the safe and efficient delivery of care.

Client Details

Our client is a Private Healthcare provided in the united kingdom, offering a range of medical services including diagnostic imaging, physiotherapy, and mentail health treatment. They operate a network of 40 hospitals and clinics across the country, providing both inpatient and out patient care to patients. Our client also offers private medical insurances and self pay options for those who wish to access their services.

The client prides itself on providing high quality care and personalised treatment plans for each patient, with a focus on patient safety and satisfaction. They also invest in the latest technology and equipment to ensure that patients receive the best possible care.


An orthopaedic scrub nurse is responsible of assisting the surgical team during orthopaedic procedures. This includes preparing the operating room, sterilising instruments and equipment, and helping to position the patient. Additionally the scrub nurse with hand instruments and other necessary items to the surgeon during the procedure, and to help monitor amd maintain the sterile field. After the procedure, the scrub nurse is responsible for cleaning and sterilising as well as counting and accounting for all items used during the surgery. Ortho scrubs also assist in the patient care post surgery.


A successful orthopaedic scrub nurse candidate is someone who has a strong background in nursing and a passion for orthopaedic surgery. They should have excellent communication skills, as they will be working closely with surgeons and other members of the surgical team. They should also be able to work well under pressure and be able to think quickly in a fast-paced environment.

The candidate should have a thorough understanding of anatomy and physiology, as well as the surgical procedures and equipment used in orthopaedic surgeries. They should also have experience working in an operating room setting, as well as knowledge of infection control and sterilisation procedures.

In addition to their technical skills, the candidate should be a team player and have strong leadership skills. They should be able to work well with others, communicate effectively, and be able to lead and mentor other members of the surgical team.

The candidate should also have a strong commitment to continuing education, staying current with the latest advancements in orthopaedic surgery, and staying up-to-date with the latest guidelines and best practices in the field.

Overall, a successful orthopaedic scrub nurse candidate is someone who is highly skilled, dedicated, and passionate about their work, and who is able to work well under pressure and lead a team in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Job Offer

Working as a theatre nurse for Michael Page Healthcare Recruitment Agency offers several benefits, including:

Competitive pay rates: Our agency is committed to ensuring that our nurses are paid competitively for their skills and experience.

Flexibility: We understand that nurses have demanding schedules and may not be able to commit to a full-time role. We offer flexible working arrangements to suit your needs, including part-time, locum, and agency work.

A wide range of opportunities: We work with a variety of healthcare providers and have a wide range of job opportunities available, including positions in both private hospitals, clinics and surgical centres.

A dedicated consultant: Our agency assigns a dedicated consultant to each of our nurses. This consultant is responsible for matching your skills and experience with the right job opportunities. This ensures that you are placed in roles that are a good fit for your skills and experience.

As an orthopaedic scrub nurse, you will have the opportunity to work in a range of settings, such as hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes. Your dedicated consultant will work with you to find job opportunities that match your skills and experience. They will also provide support and guidance throughout the recruitment process, including helping you prepare for interviews and providing feedback on your performance. Overall, Michael Page Healthcare Recruitment Agency is a great choice for theatre nurses looking for flexible, well-paying work in a variety of settings.

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