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Specialist Dental Nurse

Employer
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Torquay
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum
Closing date
17 Jul 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity to join a friendly and highly motivated team whilst undertaking a variety of Dental Nursing duties within the Day Surgery Unit, General Theatres, Dental Radiography and Outpatient Departments.

To provide chair side, and first support assistance to the respective consultants in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontic and Restorative Dentistry.

To ensure that the best possible Dental Nursing Care is delivered to patients including those with complex medical, physical and emotional needs.

To manage outpatient clinics and day surgery/ general theatre lists on a day to day basis.

Main duties of the job

  • To provide chair side, and first support assistance to the respective consultants in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontic and Restorative Dentistry
  • To ensure that the best possible Dental Nursing Care is delivered to patients including those with complex medical, physical and emotional needs.
  • To manage outpatient clinics and day surgery/ general theatre lists on a day to day basis.
  • Applicants must hold the National Certificate of Dental Nursing (or equivalent), a Dental Radiography Qualification and have current registration with the General Dental Council. The hours are variable to be worked flexibly to meet the demands of the service.
  • The successful applicant must be enthusiastic, have previous hospital experience, and be committed to providing high level patient care. You will be self-motivated in order to organise your clinics efficiently on a daily basis and possess good clinical and communication skills


About us

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Applications are invited for the post of a Specialist Dental Nurse at Torbay Hospital to work within the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontic Departments.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Full Vacancy details can be found on the attached Job Description/Person Specification. Please refer to your suitability to the post in your supporting information from the role requirements or person specification .

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Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • GDC Registration
  • Dental Radiography Qualification
  • National Examination Certificate for Dental Nurses or equivelant
  • Evidence of continuing CPD


Desirable

  • Hospital Experience
  • Other post graduate Dental Nurse Qualifications


Employer details

Employer name

Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Torbay Hospital

Lowes Bridge

Torquay

TQ2 7AA

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

388-6370438-NMC

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