Dental Nurse

10.00 - 10.00 GBP Hourly + GBP10.00/hour
20 Sep 2018
02 Oct 2018
Contract Type
A new opportunity has arisen in Stratford-upon-Avon for a part-time Dental Nurse.
We offer an excellent benefits package, ongoing training program and a friendly working environment.
At Pennington Dental we pride ourselves in delivering the best dental care and excellent oral health to many people within the Stratford-upon-Avon and surrounding area.
This is a fantastic role for a Dental Nurse seeking an interesting, varied and rewarding position in a practice that is continually evolving and will provide opportunities for personal development.
An essential part of any dental team, the dental nurse works closely with a qualified dentist or Hygienist, ensuring dental sessions run as smoothly as possible.
What are the responsibilities of our Dental Nurse?
- Assist the Dentists and Practice Manager with all clinical aspects of the surgery whilst maintaining compliance standards
- Provide excellent patient care at every stage of the dentistry process
- Maintain and prepare cross infection controls, equipment and materials to the highest standard
- Process, mount and store dental radiographs and assist in the correct procedure for dental radiography
- Escort patients from the waiting room to the surgery, confirming the medical history is up-to-date and warning the dentist hygienist/therapist of any problems that he/she has noted
- Monitor and maintain stocks within dental surgery as necessary, informing the Practice Manager and liaising with the dentists
- Assist the dentist hygienist/therapist in the completion of patient records
- Perform all duties in line with the Code of Ethics outlined by the Association of Dental Nurses and the GDC
- To work on establishing productive working relationships with all members of the dental team
What do we look for in a Dental Nurse?
- Patient focussed, with a drive to provide the best care possible at all times
- Committed to maintaining the highest standards within both their role and the practice
- Willing to go the extra mile to accomplish outstanding service in line with the business needs
- Comfortable working in a small team
- Reliable and punctual, with an open and welcoming manner
Don't miss out on this opportunity to develop your career as our Dental Nurse.
Job Type: Full-time