Jan 25

Refurbishment works at Whitegate Drive practice

We are looking for a company to carry out refurbishment works at our Whitegate Drive practice. The works will involve:

– Redecoration throughout the waiting room, hall, stairs and landing

– A new reception desk/office

– A new patient WC

– Refurbishment of the staff room

– A new central heating system

– Repair to floor joists

If you are interested in tendering for the project please contact Georgina Ingham for full details g.ingham@ivorydental.co.uk or tel 01253 392685

Jan 17

New Dentist at Ivory

Miss Ektaa ‘Icky’ Abrol will be leaving the practice at the end of March. We are pleased to announce Icky is getting married and will be starting her new life in London.

Mr Matthew Kilcoyne will join the practice in April and take care of Icky’s patients. You can read more about Matthew on our ‘About us’ section of the website.

We would like to invite all of Icky’s patients to our Open Evening on Tuesday 6th March 6.00pm – 8.00pm at the Park Road practice. During the Open Evening you will be able to say goodbye to Icky and meet Matthew.

Please R.S.V.P to reception@ivorydental.co.uk before Monday 26th February.


Jan 15

Richard Baines

Tell your family and friends Richard Baines is accepting new private patients and if they register with him you will receive a £20.00 voucher for John Lewis, Marks and Spencer or Amazon and they will have their first consultation for £40.00 including a full examination and x-rays.   Call today on 01253 392685 to arrange an appointment with Richard.

Jan 12

Goodbye to Ruth

We said goodbye to Ruth Balhatchet at Christmas. Ruth is moving onto pastures new, working less hours to take her studies further and have more time with her family. If you are a patient of Ruth’s and have not received a letter regarding your new dentist Peter Doyle this will arrive within the next few weeks. In the meantime you can read more about Peter here.

Jan 4

Vacancy for Dental Decontamination Operator

An opportunity has arisen to play a vital role within an established dental practice with an excellent local reputation. Main responsibilities will include decontamination/sterilisation of instruments and equipment. Candidates should be competent in written and spoken English and have a good standard of numeracy. Evidence of relevant qualifications/grades will be required at interview. You will be expected to work to high standards whilst managing a busy workload and communicate well within a team. The successful candidate will be expected to work on their feet all day and good manual dexterity skills will be required. Experience is not essential but a ‘can do’ positive attitude and an excellent work ethic is and the ability to create a fantastic first impression is paramount. All training will be provided and if desired Level 3 Certificate in Decontaminating Medical Devices can be gained.

We invite all applicants to apply and note this vacancy would be suitable for a school leaver aged 16-18 years.

Please ask at reception for a job description.

Wage: National Minimum Wage

Hours: 39 Hours

Monday to Thursday 8.30am – 5.45pm

Friday 8.30am – 2.30pm

Location: 28a Whitegate Drive, Blackpool FY3 9AL & 359 Park Road, Blackpool


Duration: Permanent following six-month probationary period

Job Description

How to apply: Applicants must send in a CV and hand written letter explaining why they would be suited for this role to Mrs Elena Barlow, Ivory Dental Care, 359 Park Road, Blackpool FY1 6QT.

We will only contact successful candidates for interview; if you have not been contacted by 26th January 2018 your application was unsuccessful.