Dental Nurse Opportunities- North East

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

Roles available:

Role Practice Location Full time/Part time Additional information

Dental Nurse

Deckham Dental Practice Gateshead Full time and Part time
Dental Nurse Framwellgate Dental Care Durham Full time
Dental Nurse Indental Practice Gateshead, Newcastle Full time
Dental Nurse Linden Cottage Dental Practice Ashington Full time and Part time Various days and flexible
Dental Nurse New Biggin Villa Dental Practice Gateshead, Newcastle Full time Fixed term- Maternity cover
Regional Dental Nurse Newcastle area Gateshead, Newcastle Full time
Dental Nurse Village Dental Practice Whickham Full time
Dental Nurse Alpha Dental Care Chester-le-street Full time
Dental Nurse Grange Dental Centre Gosforth 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 £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.


  • 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