Sep 5

Gazette Best of Health Awards

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in the Blackpool Gazette Best of Health Awards for Dentist of the Year.

Thank you very much to all of our patients for the nominations.

Aug 14

Vacancy for Dental Hygiene Therapist

An opportunity has arisen to play a vital role within an established dental practice with an excellent local reputation. You will receive referrals from our team of seven dentists and treat patients under Direct Access. You will be expected to perform your full scope of practice. The ideal candidate would possess the following attributes:

Experience working under Patient Group Directions for local anaesthetic and fluoride application.

Qualified in Prescribing radiographs.

Experience in taking, processing and interpreting various film views used in general dental practice.

Up to date training and experience in treating periodontal disease.

Tooth whitening training and experience.

Experience in treating dental emergencies.

Experience working with NHS and Private patients.

 

You will be expected to work to high standards whilst managing a busy workload, our DHT appointment books run at 90% occupancy. First-rate communication with patients and our team is essential. A ‘can do’ positive attitude and a superb work ethic is vital and the ability to create a fantastic first impression is paramount.

 

Wage: negotiable upon experience

 

Hours: 11.75 Hours per week, job share considered

Monday 6.00pm – 7.30pm

Tuesday 8.30am – 5.30pm (1-hour lunch break)

Wednesday 6.00pm – 7.30pm

Thursday alternate weeks 6.00pm – 7.30pm

Additional ad hoc shifts available when other clinicians are on leave

 

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

359 Park Road, Blackpool FY1 6QT

 

Duration: hours available now until 23rd February 2018, covering maternity leave. Evening shifts may be available after the maternity cover.

 

Benefits: Company pension scheme

Clinicians Study Club

Dedicated dental nurse

 

How to apply: Applicants must send in a CV and a cover letter explaining why they would be suited for this role to Mrs Elena Barlow, Ivory Dental Care, 359 Park Road, Blackpool FY1 6QT or email e.barlow@ivorydental.co.uk

 

Jul 17

Patient Notice

The practice will be closed on Tuesday 18th July from 11am for our annual team building day, and will reopen 8.30am on Wednesday 19th July.   If you have an emergency such as severe pain, bleeding or swelling that cannot wait until we reopen on the Wednesday 19th July, please telephone 01253 392 685 for the emergency contact information.

Jun 14

Patient Notice

On Thursday 29th June 2017 the practice is having a new telephone system installed.  If you have difficulty telephoning us on this day you can email our reception team: reception@ivorydental.co.uk or alternatively call 07540 635037 or 07540 634991.  Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Jun 14

Apprentice Dental Receptionist

An opportunity has arisen to play a vital role within an established dental practice with an excellent local reputation.  Main responsibilities will be dealing with patient enquiries, booking appointments and taking payments. Candidates will 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.  You will use dental software (Kodak R4), Microsoft Word/Excel and Gmail.  To apply please follow the link below.  Please do not apply direct to us.  Thank you.

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-135271

May 23

Trainee Dental Receptionist

An opportunity has arisen to play a vital role within an established dental practice with an excellent local reputation. Main responsibilities will be dealing with patient enquires, booking appointments and taking payments. Candidates will 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. You will use dental software (Kodak R4), Microsoft Word/Excel and Gmail. Dental 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.

Wage: £4.05 – 7.50 per hour (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

FY1 6QT

Duration: Permanent following six month probationary period

Start date: Monday 17th July 2017

Benefits: Company pension scheme and paid sick leave

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 Monday 19th June your application was unsuccessful.

Closing date: Sunday 11th June 2017 or sooner if enough suitable candidates apply.

Apr 25

May Bank Holiday

The practice will be closed from 2:00pm Friday 28th April and will reopen Tuesday 2nd May, the reception team will be answering calls from 8:30am on Tuesday 2nd May. If you have severe pain, bleeding or swelling which cannot wait until our normal opening hours, please telephone 01253 392 685 for the on call information and contact numbers.

Apr 13

Easter Bank Holiday

****Opening hours for Friday 14th-17th April Bank Holiday****

The practice will be closed from 7:30pm Thursday 13th April and will reopen Tuesday 18th April, the reception team will be answering calls from 8:30am on Tuesday 18th April. If you have severe pain, bleeding or swelling which cannot wait until our normal opening hours, please telephone 01253 392 685 for the on call information and contact numbers.

Apr 11

Staff Training

The practice will be closed today for staff training and will reopen Wednesday 12th April at 8.30am.

If you have an emergency such as severe pain, bleeding or swelling that cannot wait until we reopen on Wednesday. We will be treating emergencies after 4.30pm, please call 07920 144 974 for the emergency contact details.

Thank you
Ivory Dental Care

Mar 24

Apprentice Dental Receptionist Vacancy

***Vacancy for Apprentice Dental Receptionist***

An opportunity has arisen to play a vital role within an established dental practice with an excellent local reputation. Main responsibilities will be dealing with patient enquires, booking appointments and taking payments. Candidates will 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. You will use dental software (Kodak R4), Microsoft Word/Excel and Gmail. To apply please follow the link below. Please do not apply directly to us. Thank you.

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/appren…/-95254