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Team Leader Theatre - Gynaecology and General Surgery

Advertiser: Forte Health LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
8 Jul 2019
Canterbury, Christchurch
Work Type
Full Time
Healthcare & Medical, Nursing - Theatre & Recovery


Team Leader Theatre – Gynaecology and General Surgery

We are committed to health. We believe in a fresh approach to care for our patients, and employees and will ensure that healthcare is delivered in a sustainable way for the planet.

Forte Health is an innovative and exciting state of the art private surgical hospital in the centre of Christchurch.

An opportunity has become available to lead our gynaecology and general surgery theatre team at Forte Health.

We have a vacancy for a Team Leader Theatre - Gynaecology and General Surgery Full Time 1.0 (FTE).

Our team work together to provide quality care to patients for day and short stay services. We specialise in orthopaedic, gynaecology, ORL, urology, maxillo-facial, plastics and general elective surgical procedures. 

Forte Health offer an attractive remuneration package including:                                                       

  • Health insurance allowance
  • Meals provided
  • Subsidised on-site parking
  • Weekend hospital closure
  • Holidays over Christmas/New Year
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development and PDRP programme

We have four operating theatres, a spacious 12 bed recovery unit, two day-stay lounges and a 22 bed ward to accommodate overnight patients. 

You will be responsible for providing safe clinical practice and supervision to our gynaecology and general surgery theatre team.  Reporting to the Theatre Services Manager, you will ensure the specialties are well supported and operate in a seamless manner. You will be working alongside your team providing expert clinical skills in the Operating room. You will ensure all appropriate equipment is available to our team of gynaecology and general surgery medical specialists. 

As well as supporting the nursing team with knowledge and the skills necessary to provide an outstanding, high quality, efficient service ensuring that all patients have a positive experience, you will need to have a flexible approach and be able to adapt to change. As an experienced Registered Nurse you will be responsible for supporting and developing your specialty team.

This position will be supported by our existing Team Leaders and Clinical Managers to achieve the best outcomes for patients, specialists, staff and the shareholders.

Essential requirements

  • Comprehensive experience in gynaecology and general surgery theatres
  • Experience in a team leader role or evidence of managing a team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong customer focus
  • Proven organisational skills

For a position description please see the Forte Health website

If you require further information please contact Stuart Hicks (Theatre Services Manager) at The closing date for applications is the 15th July.

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