Our client is the major Health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands. We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Band 5 Operating Theatre (Scrub) Practitioner to join their busy Operating Theatre Team.
We also have opportunities for Anaesthetic and/or Recovery Practitioners, and applications from dual or multi-skilled candidates are particularly welcomed.
Please note; Guernsey has adopted the Agenda for Change banding system, but have applied their own salary scale, as above.
Combined with the lower income tax rate and no VAT this equates to a salary of over one band higher than the UK-equivalent Band. The current salary for Guernsey Band 5 is up to £32,780, plus higher than UK evening (36%) and weekend (72%) penalty rates.
The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain's finest and best-kept beaches, an especially mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbour town in St. Peter's Port, the island's capital.
Our client delivers a diverse range of services including diagnosing and treating patients within the island's hospital complex, and supporting people with disabilities in the wider community. Our client provides excellent acute Surgical care, supported by modern equipment and a high standard of perioperative care.
RGN or ODP with full registration with the NMC or HCPC as applicable.
At least one year's Operating Theatre experience; including capable and articulate graduate ODPs with a particular interest in developing further into the Scrub Practitioner role.
The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
- A higher-than-UK salary
- A £10,000 bonus scheme paid over four years; £1,000 annually, £3,000 on completion of two year’s service and again at four years.
- A flat rate 20% income tax.
- A relocation package and on-site Staff Accommodation or subsidised rental accommodation provided.
- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
For a summary of all our current Scrub vacancies click HERE, for all Theatre vacancies click HERE, and for all Guernsey vacancies click HERE.
If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.