Our established and highly reputable dental practice client is seeking to recruit an additional full time dental nurse due to growth within the practice.
Monday - Friday (Apply online only) full time
£11-£12 per hour - £24310-£26520 per year
Due to workplace location, your own transport is essential
GDC registered or working towards is required.
To provide the highest quality dental nursing support to clinicians. The dental nurse will be expected to work with minimum supervision, using their own initiative, and carry out duties in such a way as to make a direct and positive contribution to the practice and so aid the dental staff to maximise the use of their time.
Recording of treatment including charting from the dentist’s instructions and other associated clerical work.
Preparation of filling materials, impression materials, instruments and equipment.
Cleaning away used instruments and materials and keeping the surgery clean and tidy.
First aid treatments for collapse e.g. coronary attack, fainting, bleeding tooth socket, epilepsy etc.
Assisting at preparation for investigation, e.g. x-ray procedures, blood tests and bacteriological tests.
Triage of patients attending for emergency treatment.
Providing patients with pre and post-operative instructions and information prior to safely discharging the patient following, for example, minor oral surgery, and ensuring the instructions are understood.
Care and minor maintenance of equipment such as high-speed drills.
Assisting dental staff with surgical procedures when necessary including barrier care.
Assisting in the training of trainee dental nurses.
Maintaining stock levels in surgery and checking expiry dates. Re-ordering stocks when required.
Excellent opportunity to join a very friendly and established practice
First Recruitment Services is acting as an employment agency on behalf of this vacancy
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