Theatre Assistant

Theatre Assistant

Theatre Assistant

Closing date
08/07/22

We have an exciting opportunity to work as part of our Theatre team as a part time theatre assistant.

This is a brilliant opportunity to work in our state-of-the-art theatres, working alongside renowned specialists in Orthopaedics, Soft Tissue, Anaesthesia, Cardiology and Neurology.  

The successful candidate will work in several different roles within the theatre team; sterilising surgical instrumentation, infection control within the theatres, assisting with surgical preparation on cases and circulating with surgical cases.

The successful candidate will have a responsibility to maintain a high standard of hygiene within the surgical areas and ensure that stock control is maintained.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a high standard of care, a desire to learn and a capability to work under pressure.  Previous experience in a veterinary environment is desirable but not essential.    

The role available is for 22.5hours per week, currently working 3 days per week, Tuesday-Thursday. Flexibility will be necessary as the post will require participation in the OOH rota as well.

The salary for this role is £11,115 (£18,525 full time equivalent).

We offer a generous pension scheme, 5 weeks holiday per year plus Bank Holidays, Bupa Benefit, Enhanced maternity pay, CPD, employee discounts of up to 50%, free onsite parking, free eye test voucher and annual flu vaccinations. 

Closing date: Friday 8th July 2022

Please send your completed application form to the HR Team (hrteam@langfordvets.co.uk)

Working at Langford Vets

We care about our team and offer a comprehensive employee benefits package. We're situated in a beautiful countryside location with good transport links. We are a group of teaching practices and have a responsibility for facilitating learning in a clinical environment, whilst maintaining excellent patient and client care. Langford Vets encourages a community spirit and great learning opportunities. As a Langford Vets employee you would benefit from a generous CPD allowance, one professional fee paid per year (related to role only), flexible working if applicable to role, friendly and supportive culture, free onsite parking Free eye test vouchers Free annual flu vaccination Death in service benefit

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Contributory (up to 8%) company pension scheme
  • BUPA cashplan
  • 50% employee discount on Langford Vets services
  • Enhanced maternity / paternity after 2 years’ service
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