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Scrub Nurse

Job Description

Job Title: Permanent Scrub Nurse

Location: Romford

About Us: We are recruting on behalf of a leading ophthalmic hospital, dedicated to providing exceptional eye care services to patients. The team are committed to excellence in patient care, innovation, and continuous professional development. We are currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated Scrub Nurse to join the team on a permanent basis.

Position Overview: As a Scrub Nurse you will play a crucial role in supporting the surgical team during procedures related to eye surgeries. You will be responsible for maintaining a sterile field, assisting surgeons during operations, and ensuring the safety and well-being of patients throughout the perioperative process. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a state-of-the-art facility, where you can expand your skills and contribute to the delivery of high-quality care to individuals with eye-related conditions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare the operating room and sterile instruments and equipment for surgical procedures.
  • Assist surgeons during surgeries, anticipating their needs and providing necessary instrumentation and supplies.
  • Maintain strict adherence to aseptic technique and infection control protocols to ensure patient safety.
  • Monitor patients throughout the surgical procedure, assessing their condition and responding to any changes or complications.
  • Collaborate with other members of the surgical team to ensure efficient and effective patient care.
  • Participate in ongoing education and training to stay current with advancements in ophthalmic surgical techniques and technology.
  • Contribute to quality improvement initiatives and best practice guidelines within the surgical department.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Registered Nurse with valid NMC pin
  • Previous experience working as a Scrub Nurse in a surgical setting, preferably with exposure to ophthalmic surgeries.
  • Excellent knowledge of surgical principles, sterile technique, and infection control practices.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team.
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and prioritise tasks effectively in a fast-paced environment.


  • Competitive salary package in line with experience.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional development.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including contributory pension scheme, NMC fees paid, Annual bonus'
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technology in ophthalmic care.

If you are interested and would like further details, please contact Lucy at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208961 or