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Theatre Manager – AETM

The incumbent will be responsible for managing the operational and administration function of the theatre ensuring to minimize

all clinical and infection Control risks to their patients, staff, other health care workers and community, thereby providing quality cost effective service.

Main job function

Ability to lead and supervise staff.

Recruitment of nursing personnel.

To lead and supervise the staff within the Theatre Unit.

Ability to understand and follow policies, procedures and protocols.

Ability to plan strategically and financially.

Assume the role of Nurse Educator with students.

To ensure the Theatre Unit is always run to the highest standards.

To be on call and do after-hours work.

Staff Appraisals – KPI monitoring.



Diploma in Operating Theatre Nursing Science and or Theatre Technique or similar.



Approximately 3-5 years’ experience as a Theatre Manager.

Must have knowledge of Eyes, ENT, Gynae, Dental, Orthopaedic, Urology, General Surgery and Neurosurgery.

Cardiac experience will be an advantage.


A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

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