Dental Nurse – Village – Whickham

We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Registered Dental Nurse to join our busy practice, in Whickham.

The Village Dental Practice is a family dentist offering both NHS and private dental treatments. They put the patient at the heart of everything they do.

The successful applicant will have a warm, friendly manner and will enjoy working as part of a team. The Village Dental team are well established, friendly and very supportive. They’re looking for someone who share the same values as them!


  • Up to £12 per hour
  • 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

Reference ID: Village, Whickham

Job Category: Dental Nurse
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Whickham

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