Head Dental Nurse

£14 an hour

What the role involves

  • Lead Dental Nurse opportunity available to work four days a week up to 35 hours per week
  • Implant experience desirable, further training provided by practice
  • Understand the vision and brand message for the practice, and deliver outstanding customer service experiences
  • Supporting the Practice Manager and clinical team with the smooth running of the practice
  • As a lead or head dental nurse you will be responsible for managing and mentoring the team, delegating tasks responsibly
  • Providing the highest standard of clinical support to our dentists and specialists
  • Perform top quality dental nursing in all procedures in a safe and effective manner
  • Prepare equipment, materials, lab work and patients with efficiency and empathy
  • Provide outstanding customer service at all times
  • Any other ad hoc responsibilities as reasonably requested


  • Auto enrol pension scheme
  • 24/7 access to free Employee Assistance Programme
  • 20 day holiday allowance plus bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Eye care vouchers for VDU users
  • Regular in house professional development sessions acceptable to the GDC
  • Online CPD funded
  • Career opportunities across the Dentex Health group

What we need from you

  • Maintain professional registration with the GDC
  • Comply with the ‘Code of Ethics’ of the British Association of Dental Nurses
  • Undertake CPD in line with the GDC guidelines
  • Knowledge of CQC and compliance
  • Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills
  • Friendly and welcoming manner
  • Strong attention to detail and CQC standards
  • Proficient user of the requisite dental software and Microsoft package
  • Experience with stock ordering
  • Vaccinated against Hepatitis B

About Us

Winning Smiles Dental Surgery is a state of the art practice dedicated to giving our patients that smile they have always dreamed of. Our considerable experience providing high quality cosmetic dentistry is further enhanced by being able to offer in house implant dentistry and orthodontics, including Invisalign, our virtually invisible teeth aligners.


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