Theatre Manager – Private Hospital 

  • Location: East Kent
  • Position: Theatre Manager – Nurse / ODP qualified
  • Care Categories: Theatre
  • Salary: £53,500 – £60,200 dependent upon experience and qualifications
  • Hours: Full time 
  • Contract type: Permanent

About the service: 

We are looking for an experienced Theatre Nurse / ODP to work as a Theatre Manager to lead our theatre team. They will manage the theatre team and ensure an excellent level of care is provided to all our patients. This is an excellent opportunity for a Theatre Manager to join a highly reputable private healthcare provider in their bright and vibrant private hospital on the northeast coast of Kent. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Theatre Manager to join a leading, forward-thinking private hospital. The hospital offers a range of services including orthopaedics treatment/surgeries, aesthetic and cosmetics treatments, neuro, cardio, ENT, gastro, urology, ophthalmology, gynae vascular, general and more! Although it’s a small team they have a great sense of community and they pride themself on patient care. 

A little bit about the role:
You will be working as a Theatre Manager with our Theatre team and will be responsible for:

  • Manage the theatre team and ensure an excellent level of care.
  • Be an expert in a multiplicity of surgical procedures.
  • Dealing with emergencies within the Anaesthetic and Operating Theatre Department
  • Ability to provide highly specialised emergency knowledge – ex
  • Highly developed physical/clinical skills where accuracy is important
  • Daily contact with substances hazardous to health

All applicants for the role of Theatre Manager must have the following:

  • Be NMC / HCPC registered- your pin must not have any restrictions or conditions.
  • Eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • Surgical Assistant Qualification
  • At least 4 years UK theatre experience
  • Experience managing a team within a similar setting
  • Knowledge of CQC
  • IT skills covering Word and Excel

Employees are offered a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • 33 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Weekend and evening pay enhancements.
  • On-going training and career development
  • Onsite caterers provide food everyday
  • Discount Portal including Blue Light Card
  • Employees, Family and Friends Discounts on treatments
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Work life balance – entitlements.
  • Life assurance
  • Free Parking

Person Specification: All applicants for the role of Theatre Manager must have a valid NMC / HCPC  registration with no restrictions and full eligibility to live and work in the UK. At least 4 years UK Theatre experience and previous managerial experience is essential for this position.
For more information regarding this vacancy, please contact Jon King on 01489 774209 or send a copy of your CV to

Alternatively, you can text 07429 877199 – this number is only for texting and cannot accept calls. If you do decide to text, please pop your name on there so I know who it’s from.


Jon King

Recruitment Consultant - Hospitals and Clinics

Jon is a Recruitment Consultant. Jon’s focus is recruiting for the NHS & private hospitals and clinics. With a strong background in hospitality management, he utilises his skills from working in a fast paced environment, building up teams, and helping people by delivering what they didn’t know they wanted. Outside of work he loves keeping fit by going to the gym. He loves traveling where he sees all different parts of the world, learning about different cultures and cuisines and exploring where he hasn’t been and thing’s he hasn’t done.