Associate Dentist

  • Job Reference: 00000862-1
  • Date Posted: 9 February 2024
  • Recruiter: The Sandford Dental & Implant Clinic
  • Location: Bexleyheath
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Dentist
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


Join Our Highly Skilled and Supportive Dental Team - Associate Dentist Position Available


Are you an exceptional and dedicated dentist seeking a fulfilling opportunity? Look no further! Bexleyheath Dental Practice & The Sandford Dental Implant & cosmetic centre, a reputable private and NHS dental clinic, is currently seeking an Associate Dentist to join our close-knit team. We warmly welcome both part-time and full-time candidates, allowing for flexible work arrangements that suit your needs. Our practice offers a supportive and collaborative environment where you can grow both professionally and personally.


Position: Associate Dentist

Job Type: Full-time/Part-time

Location: Bexleyheath, Kent


Job Description:

As an Associate Dentist with our Dental Practice, you will play a pivotal role in delivering high-quality dental care to our patients. Your primary responsibilities will include:


Providing comprehensive dental treatments to patients, including examinations, diagnoses, and treatment planning.

Performing a wide range of dental procedures such as fillings, extractions, root canals, and restorations.

Collaborating with our dedicated team of professionals to ensure excellent patient care and outcomes.

Building strong patient relationships through effective communication and compassionate care.

Adhering to clinical best practices, safety protocols, and regulatory standards.

Keeping accurate records of patient treatments and maintaining up-to-date patient charts.


To be successful in this role, you should possess the following qualifications and skills:


  • Valid NHS performer number is essential.
  • Bachelor's degree in dentistry from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 1 year of practical experience in dentistry is preferred.
  • Experience in both private and NHS dentistry is highly valued.
  • Strong clinical skills and proficiency in performing a wide range of dental procedures.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to establish rapport with patients and team members.
  • Detail-oriented approach and commitment to maintaining accurate patient records.
  • Dedication to ongoing professional development and staying updated with the latest advancements in dentistry.

Our Practice:


  • State-of-the-art Facility: Our modern practice features up to nine well-equipped surgeries, boasting digital radiography, endodontic handpieces, apex locators, a CT scanner, microscopes, and an in-house prosthetics laboratory. You'll have access to cutting-edge tools to deliver top-notch dental care.
  • Private Care Emphasis: We take immense pride in providing ample time for quality private care. With a balanced distribution of UDAs among all our team members, you can deliver exceptional patient experiences.
  • Proximity to Success: enjoys experience and guidance within our award-winning practice, which amplifies our commitment to excellence and collaborative growth opportunities.
  • Dedicated Team: Join a passionate team of over 70 members, fully committed to providing outstanding dental care. We value a supportive and positive work environment where every team member can thrive.
  • Independent Practice: As an independently owned practice, we offer an entrepreneurial and innovative environment where your input and ideas are valued.
  • Management Support: Our competent and supportive management team is dedicated to providing guidance and assistance, ensuring a smooth transition and fostering professional development.

Why Choose Us:


  • Collaboration and comprehensive team care: Our practice values collaboration and believes in providing comprehensive patient care by utilizing the extensive knowledge and experience available on-site.
  • In-house Continuous Professional Development (CPD): We offer valuable CPD opportunities delivered by our esteemed specialists, ensuring continuous growth and development for our dental professionals.
  • Active social media presence: Explore our engaging Facebook/Instagram pages to witness the fantastic work carried out by our talented dentists. Get a sense of our practice and the positive impact we make in our community.
  • Outstanding Google reviews: Our exceptional reputation and unwavering commitment to exceptional customer service are reflected in the outstanding reviews we receive on Google. Join a team that prioritizes patient satisfaction and delivers excellence.





We are seeking exceptional individuals to join our team:


  • Motivated and Ambitious Dentists: We welcome dentists who are driven and motivated, with a strong desire for professional growth within a supportive environment.
  • Team Players: We value individuals who thrive in a collaborative setting, where open communication, teamwork, and camaraderie are highly valued.
  • Opportunity for Newly Qualified Dentists: We give serious consideration to newly qualified dentists or those requiring supervision/PLVE, providing a nurturing environment for your development and success.


If you are eager to become part of our forward-thinking team, contribute to our ongoing success, and grow as a skilled clinician within a supportive environment, we invite you to seize this exciting opportunity. Apply now and take the first step toward shaping the future of dental care.


Note: We appreciate all applications, but please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. This position requires in-person attendance and remote work options are not available.