• Essex
  • Temporary
  • Band 5
  • Theatres

We are recruiting for general surgery nurses to join a busy surgery department in an Essex Hospital.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Promote team working
  • Assess, plan and deliver care
  • To deputise for senior staff in their absence, demonstrating leadership and management
  • Undertake extended roles such as IV cannulation, phlebotomy
  • Maintain a safe environment for patients and staff and to maintain accurate records of patient care

To be considered for this role, you must:

  • Hold a valid NMC pin
  • Have at least six months experience, preferably in a similar position
  • Provide a clear, in-date DBS.

Why choose Athona?

* Temp and Permanent positions across the country
* Competitive Salary
* Flexible shifts across all hospitals within Essex

Athona Recruitment’s nursing division is an award-winning, on-framework agency that specialises in finding permanent and temporary employment for nurses. We have a dedicated team of consultants that help recruit nurses into NHS hospitals, care homes, private hospitals and clinics across the country. Whether you’re based in the UK or overseas, we can help you find a nursing position that’s right for you.


  • Job Reference: 1N 0007811