Qualified and Trainee Dental Nurses Needed

Sussex Dental Group – West Hove are currently recruiting for  both qualified and trainee dental nurses. This is a busy family run practice that boasts 7 fully equipped modern surgeries, one sterilisation area and two patient waiting areas.

The main responsibility of a dental nurse is to to perform high quality dental nursing whilst assisting each dentist, hygienist and therapist in all dental procedures in a safe and effective manner in accordance with GDC requirements and recommendations to dentists and their staff.

Key Tasks

  • Set-up and prepare the surgery for the type of patient and treatment planned before the start of each session
  • Clean and sterilise all equipment and working surfaces to the required standards at the end of each session
  • Prepare the necessary materials and instruments
  • Ensure safe disposal of sharps and clinical waste
  • Keep all clinical areas including sterilising/OPG room clean and tidy and assist in the correct procedure for dental radiography
  • Provide clinical assistance to the dentist [hygienist/therapist] while treating the patient, acting under his/her supervision
  • Assist the dentist [hygienist/therapist] in the completion of patient records

What we offer:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Full training
  • Friendly working environment
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Bonus scheme
  • Free parking

For more information and to apply please email your CV and covering letter to   nicola@sussexdentalgroup.co.uk.

We look forward to hearing from you!