Vacancy – Dental Nurse

27th March 2015

A rare opportunity has arisen to play a vital role within an established dental practice with a first class local reputation. The successful candidate will join a high performing team that continually strive for excellence. You will be responsible for all aspects of dental nursing and responsible for the smooth running of a surgery. Candidates must be competent in written and spoken English and have a good standard of numeracy. Applications from un-qualified dental nurses will be considered that are currently enrolled on a training programme and have significant experience which enables them to work unsupervised in surgery. Desirable candidates will have experience of Kodak R4, Denplan and NHS schemes. 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. This role will involve working over two sites, decontamination duties and possibly reception work with training. A can do positive attitude and an excellent work ethic are essential for this role.


Wage: £1098 – £1510 per month dependent upon experience


Hours: 39 Hours per week

Monday to Thursday 8.30am – 5.45pm with 1 hour for lunch

Friday 8.30am – 2.30pm with 20 min lunch break


Location: 28a Whitegate Drive, Blackpool FY3 9AL & 359 Park Road, Blackpool FY1 6QT


Duration: Permanent following 6 month probationary period


Benefits: Company pension scheme, company sick pay, performance related annual bonus, GDC registration and Pro Dental CPD membership.


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


Application process and dates:

Closing date Sunday 12th April

Interviews 13th – 22nd April if you have not been contacted by 22nd April your application has been unsuccessful.

Half day assessments 20th April – 1st May

Start date 4th May – 1st June

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