Lead / Head Dental Nurse (24hpw) - Welling, Kent

  • Job Reference: 00076888-1
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Welling, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology

Job Description

About us
Welling Corner Dental are a private, tight knit team of healthcare professionals whose main aim is to give the best possible experience and treatment.
This is a great opportunity to join a high growth company that can offer excellent career progression and development prospects. This role would suit somebody already experienced and qualified as a Dental Nurse, looking to further their career
This role is for compliance lead, with nursing duties included. As compliance lead you will be required to carry out regular audits for the practice and to make sure the practice is at it's highest standard of CQC requirements. You would be required to become the registered CQC manager for the practice.
Please apply now!
Ref: NUR
What the role involves
* Opportunity to work part time three days a week - one day to carry out the compliance duties and two days nursing
* Monday 10:00 - 19:00, Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00, Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00 and (tbc) Thursday 09:00 - 18:00
* Essential: we would require sick and holiday cover as well
* Understand the vision and brand message for the practice, and deliver outstanding customer service experiences
* Supporting the Practice Manager and clinical team with the smooth running of the practice
* As a lead or head dental nurse you will be responsible for managing and mentoring the team, delegating tasks responsibly
* Providing the highest standard of clinical support to our dentists and specialists
* Perform top quality dental nursing in all procedures in a safe and effective manner
* Prepare equipment, materials, lab work and patients with efficiency and empathy
* Provide outstanding customer service at all times
* Any other ad hoc responsibilities as reasonably requested
* Keep on top of all compliance responsibilities using our dedicated compliance software (basil)
* Auto enrol pension scheme
* 24/7 access to free Employee Assistance Program
* 20 day holiday allowance plus bank holidays (pro rata)
* Eye care vouchers for VDU users
* Regular in house professional development sessions acceptable to the GDC
* Online CPD funded
* Career opportunities across the Dentex Health group
What we need from you
* Professional indemnity and registration with the GDC provided by us
* Comply with the ‘Code of Ethics’ of the British Association of Dental Nurses
* Undertake CPD in line with the GDC guidelines
* Knowledge of CQC and compliance ready to become the CQC manager of the practice
* Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills
* Friendly and welcoming manner
* Strong teamwork ability with an enthusiastic attitude
* Proficient user of the requisite dental software and Microsoft package
* Vaccinated against Hepatitis B and Covid-19