Post DFT Dentist Opportunities

If you’re looking for your first post-DFT role? Where do you start?! What do you look for?

Don’t worry- we’re here to help! Riverdale Healthcare is a clinically led dental group, we know what you’re going through and we know how to support you!

We have opportunities across our group:

  • North East
  • North and South Yorkshire
  • Manchester
  • Midlands
  • Leicestershire
  • Colchester
  • Cambridge

About the role

  • Full time or part time- we can tailor a flexible role to work for you and your life style.
  • Flexible UDA targets- this is completely flexible depending on the days working NHS/private – this can be tailored to your requirement. We will also not put a huge target on you during your first year. 
  • Current dedicated NHS patient lists
  • Excellent low FTA rates across our practices
  • Fully supported post DFT role
  • Modern practices
  • Supportive, experienced Qualified Dental Nurses.
  • Access to a comprehensive educational academy offering inhouse short and longitudinal programmes with links to high profile names within dentistry.
  • Committed to professional development and relish the opportunity to support our clinicians with the help of a structured mentoring network.
  • Support and Mentoring by Clinical Directors the opportunity to support our clinicians with the help of a structured mentoring network
  • Opportunities for multi-site working

About us:

Riverdale Healthcare is a growing, forward-thinking dental group with dental practices located across England, delivering a range of NHS, private, and specialist dental treatment. We invest in our dental practices, ensuring that we continuously provide the best patient experience, with care delivered by our friendly, high-trained teams. The incoming associate would enjoy the benefits of being part of the broader Riverdale family with access to an extensive professional development programme with in house courses, longitudinal educational programmes, mentorship and excellent clinical support and leadership to support and develop skills of aspirational dentists.

Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be GDC registered
  • Have a current performer number
  • Indemnity cover
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional infection control
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Provide Private treatment on request

How to apply:

Simply download your CV onto an application form and in the cover letter, let us know what location you’re interested in. Our friendly team will be in touch to discuss your requirements further.

Gateshead flexible Dentist Opportunities

If you’re a Dentist looking for a new opportunity in the North East, we have fantastic opportunities for Dentist/s across our Gateshead practices. These opportunities would be ideal if you’re looking for:

  • A new private role with the added security of a small NHS contract to begin with
  • A fully NHS role
  • A combine NHS and Private role
  • A post graduate opportunity with additional support to gain a new specialist

The roles are available across our sites at:

  • New Biggin Villa- Gateshead
  • Indental- Gateshead
  • Regent Terrace- Gateshead
  • Deckham- Gateshead

All practices are within a 5 mile radius

About the role/s

  • Full time or part time- we can tailor a flexible role to work for you and your life style
  • Up to 7000 UDAS- this is completely flexible depending on the days working NHS/private – this can be tailored to your requirement
  • Current dedicated NHS patient lists
  • Excellent low FTA rates across all 4 sites
  • Excellent UDA rate to your complement skills, qualifications and experience.
  • Modern practices
  • Supportive, experienced Qualified Dental Nurses.
  • All new Dental Nurses are supported by Head nurses.
  • Easy referrals to our local dental practices for endo, perio, ortho
  • Access to a comprehensive educational academy offering inhouse short and longitudinal programmes with links to high profile names within dentistry.
  • Committed to professional development and relish the opportunity to support our clinicians with the help of a structured mentoring network.
  • Support and Mentoring by Clinical Directors the opportunity to support our clinicians with the help of a structured mentoring network
  • Working within an organisation with a strong ethos of personal development
  • Opportunities for multi-site working

About us:

Riverdale Healthcare is a growing, forward-thinking dental group with dental practices located across England, delivering a range of NHS, private, and specialist dental treatment. We invest in our dental practices, ensuring that we continuously provide the best patient experience, with care delivered by our friendly, high-trained teams. The incoming associate would enjoy the benefits of being part of the broader Riverdale family with access to an extensive professional development programme with in house courses, longitudinal educational programmes, mentorship and excellent clinical support and leadership to support and develop skills of aspirational dentists.

Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be GDC registered
  • Have a current performer number
  • Indemnity cover
  • Provide Private treatment on request

Dental Nurse – Deckham Dental Practice

We have an exciting opportunity for full-time Registered Dental Nurses to join our popular dental practice, Deckham Dental Practice. We share a passion for delivering high quality, ethical dental care whilst providing our patients with the very best experience. We are proud to support our local communities with, NHS and private dental treatment in a comfortable, relaxing environment.

We’re looking for new dental nurses join the dedicated, and friendly team! The successful applicant will have a warm, friendly manner and will enjoy working as part of a team.

About the role:
Competitive salary- see salary bandings below
Full time

Benefits:
GDC Registration
Funded Indemnity Insurance
Access to further Continuous Performance Development opportunities
Opportunities for development and career progression within the group
Employee Assistance Programme
Bonus holiday days linked to length of service
Workplace Pension
Generous Recruitment bonus (if you then introduce new team members to the Riverdale group) ranging from £500 to £3500!
DBS checked and funded by the practice
Uniform provided

About us:
Riverdale Healthcare are a growing independent dental group with a passion for patient care and respect for all our team members. We have strong values which include ‘We Care About People’ and that applies to our teams and patients. What excites us is being able to create a thriving and interesting working environment where you are respected and have fun with your team! Our team of Dental Nurses can expect the highest level of support whilst being equipped to perform dentistry to the highest standards with patient care at the heart of our vision.

Requirements:
A GDC registered Dental Nurse
To be able to work independently
Have exceptional cross infection skills
Maintain patient confidentiality
Team player
Organised
Enthusiastic
Have excellent communication skills
Be computer literate with good IT skills and experience of dental software, ideally on System for dentists (SFD) although not essential as training can be given
Willingness to work on reception on occasions
Driving licence preferred but not essential
Hep B vaccinations required

Riverdale Dental Nurse salary banding:
Apprentice DN- £7.00 (at year 1 will move to NLW (£10.42) if over 23 years (£10.80)*
Trainee DN- NWM for age (at year 1 will move to NLW (£10.42) if over 23 years (£10.80)*
Dental Nurse- under 2 years experience from £11.00 p/h
Dental Nurse- Over 2 years experience from £11.25 p/h
Senior Nurse- From £12.00*
Nurse with additional qualifications- From £11.50 (includes Radiography as well as Implants, Ortho and Sedation)*
Regional Nurse- Up to £15.00*

* Conditions apply to hourly rate. Conditions will be discussed during interview process and will be discussed on an individual basis.

Dental Nurse – New Biggin Villa

We have an exciting opportunity for full-time Registered Dental Nurses to join our popular dental practice, New Biggin Villa, Gateshead.

The 3 surgery practice has a fantastic team supporting each surgery. They have stable and steady patient lists, and provide a range of general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry plus close access to specialised dental referrals for implantology, facial aesthetics and a full range of orthodontics available at our nearby sister practice.

The successful applicant will have a warm, friendly manner and will enjoy working as part of a team.

About the role:

  • Competitive Salary- See Dental Nurse bandings below
  • Full time

Benefits:

  • GDC Registration
  • Funded Indemnity Insurance
  • Access to further Continuous Performance Development opportunities
  • Opportunities for development and career progression within the group
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Bonus holiday days linked to length of service
  • Workplace Pension
  • Generous Recruitment bonus (if you then introduce new team members to the Riverdale group) ranging from £500 to £5000!
  • DBS checked and funded by the practice
  • Uniform provided

About us:

Riverdale Healthcare are a growing independent dental group with a passion for patient care and respect for all our team members. We have strong values which include ‘We Care About People’ and that applies to our teams and patients. What excites us is being able to create a thriving and interesting working environment where you are respected and have fun with your team! Our team of Dental Nurses can expect the highest level of support whilst being equipped to perform dentistry to the highest standards with patient care at the heart of our vision.

Requirements:

  • A GDC registered Dental Nurse
  • To be able to work independently
  • Have exceptional cross infection skills
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Team player
  • Organised
  • Enthusiastic
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be computer literate with good IT skills and experience of dental software, ideally on System for dentists (SFD) although not essential as training can be given
  • Willingness to work on reception on occasions
  • Driving licence preferred but not essential
  • Hep B vaccinations required

Riverdale Dental Nurse salary banding

  • Apprentice DN- £7.00 (at year 1 will move to NLW (£10.42) if over 23 years (£10.80)*
  • Trainee DN- NWM for age (at year 1 will move to NLW (£10.42) if over 23 years (£10.80)*
  • Dental Nurse- under 2 years experience from £11.00 p/h
  • Dental Nurse- Over 2 years experience from £11.25 p/h
  • Senior Nurse- From £12.00*
  • Nurse with additional qualifications- From £11.50(includes Radiography as well as Implants, Ortho and Sedation)*
  • Regional Nurse- Up to £15.00*

* Conditions apply to hourly rate. Conditions will be discussed during interview process and will be discussed on an individual basis.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Referral programme

Associate Dentist- Gateshead- New Biggin Villa Dental

We’re looking for an Associate for our popular North East practice in Gateshead, New Biggin Villa Dental Clinic.

The 3 surgery practice, is a converted free standing period property in a well kept and affluence part of Gateshead. It has a dedicated committed patient list, who benefit from a mixture of NHS and private dental treatments. Current treatments range from general dentistry, teeth straightening, teeth replacements, restorative treatments and smile improvements. Plus it provides close access to specialised dental referrals for implantology, facial aesthetics and a full range of orthodontics available at our nearby sister practice.

New Biggin Villa Dental Centre sits just off the main road running through to the centre of Gateshead, there are regular bus routes along this road, as well as to the nearby Metro station with trains running to all parts of Newcastle.

About the role:

  • 5300 UDAs
  • Excellent competitive UDA rate
  • BIG private potential
  • Full time (but part time will also be considered)
  • Incoming associate will benefit from a BRAND NEW HUGE surgery!

Benefits:

  • Join a fantastic team who are dedicated to providing great care in a friendly environment for our patients.
  • Access to a comprehensive educational academy offering inhouse short and longitudinal programmes with links to high profile names within dentistry.
  • Committed to professional development and relish the opportunity to support our clinicians with the help of a structured mentoring network.
  • Fantastic proven private growth potential
  • Competitive rates by negotiation
  • Support and Mentoring by Clinical Directors
  • Working within an organisation with a strong ethos of personal development
  • Opportunities for multi-site working
  • COVID secure workplace with air purification system
  • Proven track record of looking after our dentists and wider team during the pandemic

About us:

Riverdale Healthcare is a growing, forward-thinking dental group with dental practices located across England, delivering a range of NHS, private, and specialist dental treatment. We invest in our dental practices, ensuring that we continuously provide the best patient experience, with care delivered by our friendly, high-trained teams. The incoming associate would enjoy the benefits of being part of the broader Riverdale family with access to an extensive professional development programme with in house courses, longitudinal educational programmes, mentorship and excellent clinical support and leadership to support and develop skills of aspirational dentists.

Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be GDC registered
  • Have a current performer number
  • Indemnity cover
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional infection control
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Team player
  • Organised
  • Enthusiastic
  • Be able to work towards a target for UDA’S
  • Provide Private treatment on request

Dentist – Indental – Few Sq

We’re looking for an Associate for our popular North East practice in Gateshead.

The practice is a long standing multi post DFT training practice which also benefits from a specialist oral surgery contract, sedation and implants.

The Practice is very well equipped with comprehensive rotary endo, high quality materials over 8 surgeries and on site access to specialised dental referrals for implantology, facial aesthetics and adult Ortho. Additionally there is an on site NHS orthodontic practice in addition.

We have potential for both private and NHS dental work:

  • NHS- 0.6 FTE (April 23), flex on days available to suit candidate. Potentially up to 5800 UDAs.
  • Private- 0.2 FTE, Private implant role (£30-£75k/ day earning potential)

The incoming associate would enjoy the benefits of being part of the broader Riverdale family with access to an extensive professional development programme with in house courses, longitudinal educational programmes, mentorship and excellent clinical support and leadership to support and develop skills of aspirational dentists

Indental is situated in Felling, Gateshead and has excellent links via public transport and local roads to Newcastle and Durham. The practice has car parks nearby and is situated.

Benefits:

  • Part time positions
  • Join a fantastic team who are dedicated to providing great care in a friendly environment for our patients.
  • Access to a comprehensive educational academy offering inhouse short and longitudinal programmes with links to high profile names within dentistry.
  • Committed to professional development and relish the opportunity to support our clinicians with the help of a structured mentoring network.
  • Fantastic proven private growth potential
  • Competitive rates by negotiation
  • Support and Mentoring by Clinical Directors
  • Working within an organisation with a strong ethos of personal development
  • Opportunities for multi-site working
  • COVID secure workplace with air purification system
  • Proven track record of looking after our dentists and wider team during the pandemic

About us:

Riverdale Healthcare are an independent dental group with a passion for patient care and respect for the Dental Nurses and Dentists. We have continued investment in our teams with room for progression for our Dental Nurses. What excites us is being able to create a thriving and interesting working environment. With an unparalleled operational and clinical management team backed by a leading healthcare provider. Our team of Dental Nurses and receptionists can expect the highest level of support whilst being equipped to perform dentistry to the highest standards with patient care at the heart of our vision.

Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be GDC registered
  • Have a current performer number
  • Indemnity cover
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional infection control
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Team player
  • Organised
  • Enthusiastic
  • Be able to work towards a target for UDA’S
  • Provide Private treatment on request