Theatre Nurse / ODP – Private Hospital 

  • Location: East Kent
  • Position: ODP / Theatre Practitioner / Nurse
  • Care Categories: Theatre / Recovery / Anaesthetic / Scrub ( all specialities have vacancies ) 
  • Salary: £37,200 £44,800- negotiable depending on experience
  • Hours: Full time
  • Contract type: Permanent

About the service:

We are delighted to be recruiting for a ODP / Theatre Nurse to join our 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 ODP/ Theatre Nurse 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 small team they have great sense of community and they pride themself on patient care. 

A little bit about the role:

You will be working with ODP / Theatre Nurse as part of our Theatre team and will be responsible for:

  • To provide exemplary planned care for patients within the perioperative department and to assist in the management and organisation of care provision within the theatre Team in the operating department across a range of clinical specialities.
  • Discuss, agree and explain the responsibilities for the assessment of patients including their needs and any associated risks.
  • Plan, delivery and evaluate care to meet patient’s health and wellbeing, keeping within policies and procedures inline for the highest quality clinic outcomes
  • Effective verbal and written commination with patients and colleagues, with customer service standards front of mind
  • Working well independently and within a team
  • Carry out elective day case surgeries

All applicants for the role of ODP / Theatre Nurse 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
  • At least 1 years UK experience working in theatre
  •  Acute hospital experience and working within theatre
  • Experience working in a busy environment under minimal supervision


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 Nurse / ODP must have a valid NMC / HCPC  registration with no restrictions and full eligibility to live and work in the UK.

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.