Surgical First Assistant

ODP & Theatre

  • Leeds

  • £38.00 - £40.00 per hour

  • Temporary


Surgical First Assistant:

Location: Leeds

Qualifications Required: Surgical First Assistant Qualification - UK Based


Nutrix Personnel, a leading temporary nursing agency, are on the lookout for an energetic and passionate Surgical First Assistant to join our expert team. This is an exciting opportunity to gain invaluable experience within one of the UK's prominent Private Healthcare Providers, while also benefitting from a highly competitive pay rate and flexible working hours. 

Based in the Leeds & Manchester, the role is located within a 28-bedded acute hospital that offers a range of services and facilities including two operating theatres, a sterile services department, a dedicated endoscopy suite, and a diagnostic and imaging department. This is a position we are looking to fill as soon as possible with an individual who possesses a Surgical First Assistant Qualification.  


Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Supporting in assessing patient’s health and well-being across a complex and changing caseload 
  • Promoting best practice and contributing towards quality improvements 
  • Acting as an SFA across a heavy caseload of general, gynaecology and bariatric surgery 
  • Working as a Scrub Practitioner across various specialities.  

Essential Requirements: 

  • You must be a Qualified Nurse or ODP with a valid NMC pin. 
  • You must hold a Surgical First Assistant Qualification 
  • You must have the willingness to participate in flexible working rota including performing general scrub duties. 
  • Strong understanding of surgical procedures, anatomy, and surgical instruments. 
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills to collaborate effectively with surgeons, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. 
  • Flexibility to work in various surgical specialties and adapt to different surgical techniques and equipment. 
  • Live in the UK with UK experience

Benefits of working for Nutrix Medical: 

  • Training and Development Opportunities.  
  • Competitive Pay Rates (38-40 per hour). 
  • Complimentary Uniform.  
  • Free Parking Where Available.  
  • Access to 24/7 Support.  


Apply Now and Begin Your Career as a Surgical First Assistant with Nutrix Personnel! 



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