Dental Nurse Jobs in Scotland

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 dental nurse are suited to diligent, hard-working individuals who provide essential support to dentists and other professionals within the surgery.

Dental nurses must be an overall team player and have a ‘can do' attitude combined with a solid knowledge of procedures and best practices gained from formal training and practical experience.

Candidates in dental nursing jobs can earn salaries from around £17,000 to £28,000 depending on their level of experience.

What does a Dental Nurse do?

• 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

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Job Listings

  1. 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 ...