A professional career in dentistry !

Trainee Dental Nurse

South West Smile Care Centre has opportunities available for Trainee Dental Nurses to join our growing business.

If you are considering establishing your career as a Dental Nurse then this is the ideal first step in your career where you will receive training and support to become a fully trained, qualified Dental Nurse.

Working within a busy NHS and Independent practice, you will gain experience with both chairside and reception duties, assisting our team of dental professionals with a wide variety of treatments.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

Setting up the surgery for each patient

Providing the Dentist/Therapist with the correct equipment and instruments

Prepare and mix materials

Write patient notes correctly and efficiently

Offer support and reassurance to patients

Carry out stock control

Be the first point of contact to patients entering the reception

Answering telephone queries and booking appointments

Experience within dentistry is preferred however, applicants with no experience will be considered.

For the position of Trainee Dental Nurse you will be highly motivated and enthusiastic with the following attributes:

Excellent communication skills with a friendly manner

Enjoy working with people with the ability to work well as part of a team

Highly organised with some IT ability

A background in customer service is desirable

In return you will have the opportunity to join a progressive business, which is fully invested in the development of its staff. Working as a Trainee Dental Nurse with South West Smile Care Centre, offers you the chance to gain a formal dental nurse qualification through both on the job training and supported mentoring.

Our Trainee Dental Nurses receive a competitive salary and support package.

Working hours: 24 -32 hrs per week

Location: Newtonstewart & Stranraer

To apply for this exciting role please email an up-to-date cv and cover letter outlining why you should be considered for the role of Dental Nurse to [email protected]