Associate Dentist- Stokesley/Stockton opportunities


Working as a dentist for Riverdale Healthcare, you will have the opportunity to showcase your excellent dental skills at multiple practices located within a 10-mile radius of each other. You will receive support from the extensive Riverdale Healthcare group while collaborating with friendly, dedicated, and hardworking teams.

Our available sites include:

  • Archway Dental Practice- Stokesley, North Yorkshire
  • Alpha Dental Care- Great Ayton, North Yorkshire
  • Alpha Dental, Fairfield- Stockton-On-Tees

All practices are within a 10-mile radius.

About the role

  • Full time or part time- we can tailor a flexible role to work for you and your life style
  • Up to 6500 UDAs available across 3 sites- 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 3 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
  • 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.


  • 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

Dental Nurse – Vitality Guisborough Private Practice

We have a great opportunity for a Registered Dental Nurse to work alongside our current clinical team based at Vitality Guisborough a private practice. We will consider a Trainee Dental Nurse for this position.

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 – Monday to Friday

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 £1000 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.

A GDC registered Dental Nurse
Have implant experience
To be able to work independently
Have exceptional cross infection skills
Maintain patient confidentiality
Team player
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.

Company pension
Health & wellbeing programme
Referral programme