Dental Nurse Opportunities- Manchester and Yorkshire

We have an exciting opportunities for full time and part time Registered Dental Nurses to join our popular dental practices in and around the Manchester and Yorkshire areas.

Roles available:

Role Practice Location Full time/Part time Additional information

Dental Nurse

Alpha Dental Care Great Ayton Full time Covering reception and Dental nurse duties
Dental Nurse Alpha Dental Care- The Dales Bedale/Leyburn Full time
Dental Nurse Alpha Dental Care- Catterick Catterick Part time 3 days or 4 days available
Dental Nurse Vitality Dental care*

Alpha Dental Care

Northallerton Full time Vitality*- Fully Private practice- requires Implant experience
Dental Nurse Ringinglow Dental Practice Sheffield Full time
Dental Nurse Quayside Dental Practice Manchester Full time



  • Competitive salary
  • 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.


  • 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

Dentist – Lion House

We are looking for associate/s to join our very well established, known and popular practice in Richmond, North Yorkshire.

We have 2 separate roles; 1 FTE (full flexibility on days) 5500 UDAS, and 0.4 FTE (days flexible) private role with £70-120k FTE earning potential. The roles can also be combined to give 1 FTE hybrid role.

This exciting role/s hold a market competitive financial package with options including

  • Salaried or self employed pay models
  • Relocation or professional development packages dependent on applicant priorities
  • Access to Riverdale Academy with free and discounted courses by respected and high profile speakers

A long standing DFT training site the practice is very well equipped with:

  • Digital radiography
  • Comprehensive rotary endo
  • High quality materials
  • Close access to specialised dental referrals for implantology, sedation and Ortho in our nearby referral centres in Catterick and Bedale.

The practice is a very attractive large period building on the edge of the centre of Richmond with easy parking. The practice has an excellent supportive team

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

Richmond is a very attractive town on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales and has excellent local amenities, plus new housing estates on the periphery offers a range accommodation including within the old town. The local schools are good and convenient for the residential areas. Other nearby towns and cities include Harrogate, Darlington, Durham and York, offering good retail and leisure options with other larger cities such as Newcastle and Leeds are an hour or so away.

In terms of outdoor pursuits there is easy access to the Yorkshire Dales national park and the Lake District and north east coast (with historic towns and large beaches) are both within 60 – 90 mins.

There are good transport links to Newcastle and Leeds via the A1 and good public transport links via buses to the market towns nearby and Darlington. Darlington and Northallerton railway stations are on the NE main line and both about 30 mins away. Teesside airport is 30 minutes away and offers a range of flights to European destinations, including a hub link to Schiphol airport in Amsterdam. Newcastle and Leeds Bradford airports are within an hour and offer wide range of destinations.

For a further decision around the opportunity, please do not hesitate to contact Riverdale Healthcare to arrange a chat with our Clinical Chief Officer.

Ref- RD1026, Lion House, Richmond