Dental Nurse Job Description

Role: Dental Nurse
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

We are currently looking for a Dental Nurse to join our team of existing staff. The successful candidate will be expected to work as part of a large team. It is an exciting opportunity for a flexible, self-motivated nurse who loves a challenge and delivering compassionate care to the highest clinical standards and customer focus to improve the patient experience.

You’ll be proactive, enthusiastic and above all, a good communicator. You can inspire a diverse, well-established team to always perform at the best. And you’ll be able to provide brilliant support through coaching and team meetings, so everyone from therapists to healthcare assistants – grows, learns and develops together.

Key responsibilities:

  • Acting as a surgery assistant during all dental procedures
  • Managing surgery supplies/stock
  • Performing all clinical procedures
  • Assisting in obtaining diagnostic records
  • Coordinating the maintenance and general upkeep of surgery
  • Managing and coordinating laboratory work
  • Assisting in the provision of a safe and clean work environment for our patients and staff

Person specification:

  • Previous experience as a Dental Nurse
  • Experience with SOE
  • Must be GDC registered
  • Familiar with CQC requirements
  • You will be a team player and a good communicator who thrives upon delivering excellent standards of patient care
  • You will drive to constantly deliver and improve the patient journey in line with the visions and values

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • High level of manual dexterity
  • Good eyesight
  • Good physical health
  • Friendly and sympathetic approach
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work under pressure