Dental Nurse – Windmill Orthodontics York

We have an exciting opportunity for either a full time registered orthodontic nurse to work at our busy Orthodontic practice in York. We will be looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to join the established team.

To be considered for this role you will be a Registered Dental Nurse, ideally with Orthodontic experience, however training can be given to the right person.

About the role:

  • Part time available
  • Mondays 830-530pm
  • Thursday 8:30-5.30pm
  • Friday 8:30-4.30pm
  • From £11 per hour (Depending on experience)- See pay scales below


  • GDC Registration
  • Indemnity
  • CPD package
  • Opportunities for development
  • Bonus holiday days
  • Workplace Pension
  • Performance based pay incentives
  • Recruitment bonus (if you then introduce new team members to the Riverdale group)

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.


  • A GDC registered Dental Nurse
  • Driving Licence preferable
  • 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
  • Ability to work on reception at times
  • Up to date CPD
  • Hep B vaccination required
  • Experience in Orthodontic Dental Nursing (2 years)
  • Experience of Radiography

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 £11.00 (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 Category: Orthodontic Dental Nurse
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: York

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