Dental Nurse

  • Job Reference: 00001230-1
  • Date Posted: 18 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Aesthetika Dental Studio
  • Location: Kingston upon Thames
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Dental Nurse
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Join Our Team at Aesthetika Dental Studio!

Are you an experienced dental nurse with a passion for patient care and a commitment to excellence? Look no further - Aesthetika Dental Studio is seeking a dedicated and skilled individual to join our team as a Dental Nurse.

**About Us:**
Aesthetika Dental Studio is a bustling, forward-thinking private dental clinic committed to excellence in every aspect of dentistry. From general to specialist dental care, we pride ourselves on delivering top-notch services in a warm and welcoming environment.

**Position Overview:**
As our Dental Nurse, you will play a crucial role in supporting our clinical team, ensuring the highest standards of patient care, and contributing to the smooth operation of our practice.

**Key Responsibilities:**
- Assist dentists and hygienists during various dental procedures.
- Prepare and maintain dental instruments, equipment, and materials.
- Ensure strict compliance with infection control and health and safety protocols.
- Provide patient care and support, ensuring a comfortable and positive experience.
- Take and develop dental radiographs (X-rays).
- Manage patient records with accuracy and confidentiality.
- Provide pre- and post-operative care instructions to patients.
- Assist in the management of dental emergencies.
- Collaborate with the administrative team to schedule appointments and manage patient flow.
- Maintain a clean and organized clinical environment.
- Provide coverage at the reception desk when needed, assisting with front desk operations and patient inquiries to ensure a seamless patient experience.

**Qualifications:**
- Minimum of 2 years of experience as a dental nurse in a dental practice setting. This experience is non-negotiable.
- Comprehensive dental knowledge and experience in general, cosmetic, and specialist treatments.
- Must be proficient with SOE dental software.
- Qualified Dental Nurse with GDC registration.
- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
- Ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.
- Compassionate, patient-focused, and committed to delivering exceptional care.

**Additional Details:**
- The offered pay of £16/hour is indicative of the maximum we would consider for an exceptional candidate who can demonstrate exceptional skills, dedication, and a proactive approach.
- Please note that this information serves as guidance for potential candidates and not as an invitation to negotiate compensation terms. The actual pay will be determined based on the candidate's experience, competence, and proactive approach.
- Applicants who do not meet the specified qualifications and experience criteria are kindly advised not to apply, as only candidates meeting these requirements will be considered for the position.

**Why Join Us?**
- Opportunity to be part of a dynamic and growing dental practice.
- Work alongside a supportive team dedicated to patient care.
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Room for professional growth and advancement.
- Performance bonuses and incentives for the right candidate.

If you're ready to take your dental nursing skills to the next level and make a difference in patients' lives, apply now to join our team at Aesthetika Dental Studio! Don't miss this opportunity to be a part of something special.

*To Apply:*
Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your relevant experience. We look forward to hearing from you!