Vacancy for Dental Hygiene Therapist

14th August 2017

*This vacancy has now closed*

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