A great opportunity to join a successful £440m turnover integrated NHS Foundation Trust. Our service portfolio includes mental health, intellectual disability and specialist mental health services, community physical health for both adults and children, prison health and our low, medium and high secure hospitals including Rampton Hospital. The Trust is also involved in a number of collaborations in research and innovation with the Institute of Mental Health, the University of Nottingham and other partners.
Our services are provided by 8,900 staff in hospitals, community settings and patients' own homes, predominately in Nottinghamshire, but services are also provided in Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Leicestershire.
22.5 HOURS PER WEEK Based within Nottingham City worked flexibly over 3 days (Mon – Sat) including some evenings, Saturdays and bank holidays
The Special Needs Dental Service is a referral based service which provides dental treatment to patients who are unable to have routine dental treatment in a general dental surgery.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Dental Nurse working within the Special Needs Service working in Community Clinics across Nottinghamshire, QMC and the Urgent Care Centre Dental Department within the Walk in Centre.
Essential requirements for the post include :-
• National Examination Board Dental Nursing Certificate, NVQ3 in Dental Nursing or equivalent.
• Registered with the General Dental Council
• Certificate in Dental Sedation Nursing or willing to work towards the qualification.
• Evidence of Continuous Professional Development.
• Previous experience of working within NHS dental service provision.
• Appreciation of clinical governance / risk management.
• Highly motivated.
• Team member
• Knowledge of appropriate Health and Safety requirements (e.g. Infection Control)
• Knowledge of NHS dental service policy.
• Flexibility in approach to working hours to accommodate the demands of the role.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Amanda Stevenson [Click here to apply].
*The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the post early.
Preferential consideration will be given to employees of Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust currently declared ‘at risk’.
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