Orthopaedic Nurse Practitioner for Referral Hospital in Buckinghamshire


Steph Ward
Our client in Buckinghamshire are looking for an Orthopaedic Nurse Practitioner to join their friendly Hospital team in Buckinghamshire.

This is a full time role working 40 hours per week working in a state-of-the-art, specialist veterinary referral hospital based near the Oxfordshire/Buckinghamshire border. The team offer services in orthopaedics, neurology, soft tissue surgery, internal medicine, radiology, and cardiology and offer the most cutting-edge investigations and treatments, with both a 1.5 Tesla MRI and a CT-scanner on site. All disciplines work closely with the in-house professional physiotherapy department.

The team are looking for a proactive, enthusiastic, and approachable person who is a great team player but is also able to use their own initiative and self-motivate. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to multi-task with a flexible approach to working are a must. You must be RCVS registered and able to work here in the UK independently, as the team are unable to offer visa sponsorship.

Responsibilities for the role include but are not limited to:
• Provide support to the orthopaedic department
• Assist the orthopaedic surgeons as required with client communications and booking of large procedures
• Ensure orthopaedic patients receive gold standard care
• Maintain resources and equipment required by the orthopaedic specialists
• Order kit and implants required by the orthopaedic department
• Communicate with the floor co-ordinator to ensure smooth running of the orthopaedic caseload
• Provide nursing care to orthopaedic patients
• Join the surgical/sterile team if required during surgical procedures
• Help train and support junior members of staff with orthopaedic kit and equipment
• Communicate with clients on behalf of the surgeons when require

If you are a team player wanting to make a difference, looking to work in a fun and nurturing environment with great training, development opportunities and a strong focus on employee well-being then please apply.

Salary 26k - 32k

Benefits (subject to pro rata)
• 4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
• 3 days paid CPD leave
• 550 CPD allowance per annum
• RCVS Membership paid
• Service based holiday entitlement increases
• VDS cover

If this role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.