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Scrub Nurse

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are recruiting a Permanent Scrub Nurse to work at one of our brand new purpose-built Ophthalmic facilities in Carlisle.

Shifts: Monday to Saturday

Shift Times: between 08:00-18:00 Days | 37.5

Salary: £30,970 - £40501

The service is a modern purpose-built facility equipped with the latest technology offering Ophthalmic Healthcare and Surgery.


  • As a Registered General Nurse, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team delivering the highest standard of care to our patients. You will have a passion for delivering excellent nursing care in a dynamic and innovative theatre environment.
  • Responsible for participating in all aspects of the ophthalmic service including surgery, pre-operative assessment, and post-operative care.
  • Undertake all care for patients whilst in the hospital including diagnostic tests and post-operative care.
  • Admission and discharge of patients on a theatre day.
  • Administer drugs in accordance to the NMC guidelines for the safe and secure handling of medicines.
  • Provide scrub experience for clinical procedures.
  • Assist the consultant and clinical team in the delivery of all ophthalmic care.
  • Prepare all areas prior to any clinical activities, ensuring all equipment is checked and ready for use.
  • Manages all the theatre equipment on a daily basis.
  • Provide cover at nearby clinics when required


  • Competitive Salary Bandings including annual pay reviews.
  • Work life balance shifts of 4-day a week and 1 in 4 Saturdays (over time is available as and when required).
  • 33 days holidays (includes bank holidays) increasing with length of service.
  • Bonus 1 - January - potential to earn up to 5% hospital/company related bonus.
  • Bonus 2 - June - potential to earn up to 5% individual performance related bonus.
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme (£350 reward for both you and your friend)
  • Free Quarterly Snacks
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Time in lieu scheme, if you go over your contracted hours, we will give you your time back (we want our staff to feel appreciated and valued).
  • Free Annual Flu Vaccination
  • Paid DBS
  • Mindfulness Sessions
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Eye Test Policy
  • Continuous training and development programme through our internal learning management system and clinical training team to help enhance your skills.
  • Relocation package available

Interested? Please contact Carly Harrison at Service Care Solutions.