Southern New Hampshire Medical Center
Department: Operating Room
Schedule: Full-time 30+ hours
Join Southern New Hampshire Health in our Upcoming Periop-101 Program!
We receive applications from many strong candidates and, unfortunately, the available slots are limited. A brief cover letter that describes what motivated you to apply for this position is required.
Please consider the following questions when writing your cover letter:
- How did you become interested in surgical nursing?
- Did you complete any clinical time in the operating room during your nursing curriculum? (for example, capstone, preceptorship, or intern program)
- Can you speak to your nursing goals and how they might relate to surgical nursing?
The application deadline for this position is September 23, 2022, with in-person interviews to be scheduled on September 30, 2022. Offers must be accepted by October 14, 2022.
The position will officially begin on November 7, 2022, with a two-year minimum commitment.
Southern New Hampshire Medical Center has nine operating room suites, 25 pre-op/PACU bays, and a sterile processing department. Hours are flexible, with 8-, 10-, and 12-hour day shifts available. The OR has a dedicated call team Sunday through Thursday nights beginning at 7PM, making OR call minimal. Services range from elective and non-elective procedures, including neurological, orthopedic, gynecological, urological, bariatric, colorectal, vascular, ENT, general, breast, and plastics. Surgical services are growing and evolving, utilizing the latest technology for the wide variety of procedures we perform.
- Current NH licensure as a Registered Nurse
- Baccalaureate in nursing and/or Board certification strongly preferred
- Completion of BSN or higher nursing degree within 10 years of hire
- Recent nursing experience preferred
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
About Southern New Hampshire Medical Center:
For more than 100 years, Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, A MAGNET designated facility, has honored our mission: to improve, maintain, and preserve the overall health and well-being of individuals living in the greater Nashua area by providing information, education, and access to exceptional health and medical care services.
We have literally been at the heart of better health for Greater Nashua. Our main downtown campus, a familiar landmark for generations, has grown along with the Gate City. Today, The Medical Center and our affiliated doctors and services extend across much of southern New Hampshire. Along with our growth has been the opportunity for many to build and enhance their careers within our organization. We encourage the professional and personal development of our employees and are proud of the workplace culture we have developed.
At Southern New Hampshire Health, we believe in the little moments and the power of small gestures. It is our desire to make every patient, family or visitor interaction meaningful.
You'll see some of these wonderful moments in our new video “We believe in the little moments…”
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.