Dental Nurse Jobs

In order to be eligible for one of our dental nurse positions, candidates must be registered with the General Dental Council and hold a National Diploma in dental nursing. Our opportunities are suited to diligent, hard-working dental nurses who provide essential support to dentists and other professionals within the surgery.

An overall team player, dental nurses need a ‘can do' attitude combined with a solid knowledge of procedures and best practices gained from formal training and practical experience.

Dental Nurse Duties:

• Meet and greet patients
• Ensure patients are comfortable and have protective equipment
• Assisting dentists during patient procedures
• Providing secondary care to patients
• Implementing a high-level of customer service
• Helping with reception cover and administration duties where necessary

Dental nurses can expect annual salaries to fall between £17,000 and £21,000 - depending on expereince and location. If you are passionate about all aspects of dental care and have the formal credentials to match, then have a look at our exciting prospects below.

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Job Listings

  1. Dentist

    Location: Stepps

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Dentist

    Stafffinders are recruiting for an experienced GDC registered Dentist to join our client based in North Lanarkshire.
    Key responsibilities will include
    Diagnose and provide appropriate dental treatment to all patients.
    Maintain patient's oral health.
    Communicate effectively with patients and other members of the dental team.
    Keep contemptuous clinical records ...

  2. Locum Dental Nurse

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £10.75 to £11.00 p/h

    Category: Dental Nurse

    We are looking for GDC-registered Dental Nurses to cover shifts over the next couple of weeks.  Applications are welcomed from both part-time and full-time nurses, as we will do our best to work around your shift requirements.
    Previous dental nurse experience is essential and knowledge of Exact is preferred, although ...