Dental Nurse/Receptionist - Independent Dental Practice

Dibden Purlieu, Southampton, Hampshire, England
£ 10 - 11 Per hour
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified
6 Nov 2019
6 Dec 2019

Job Description

Dental Nurse/Receptionist - Independent Dental Practice

Dibden Purlieu, Southampton


£10.00 - £11.50 per hour  




Compass Associates are proud to be working alongside a busy independent dental practice in Dibden Purlieu, Southampton. With outstanding reviews, this lively cosmetic and private dental practice which has an excellent reputation in the local area. This close-knit team is made up of 3 dentists, 1 hygienist and 7 dental nurses and 2 receptionists. The company provides both NHS and private dentistry care (predominately private) and has a varied range of advanced dentistry and facial aesthetic treatments.  


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced dental nurse looking for a new opportunity in a vibrant private practice to join a close family-like team. Our client is looking for someone who has a background in dentistry and who ideally has experience in a private healthcare setting.     


The Role    

As a Dental Nurse, you will provide basic clinical care to patients under the supervision of the dentists. This includes providing clinical chair-side support to dentists, ensuring CQC requirements are met, providing excellent patient care, accurately updating patient records demonstrating attention to detail, and setting up decontamination of instruments. Due to the busy nature of the practice, you must be confident to work independently.  

As a receptionist, your responsibilities will include greeting patients upon arrival, checking them in for appointments, answering general enquiries, preparing letters and emails and ensuring the reception and waiting areas remain clean and tidy.  


This full-time position will predominantly be worked Tuesday - Saturday, although the shift pattern can be flexible.  


The Candidate    


My client is seeking an upbeat, enthusiastic and friendly individual to join their close-knit team. Joining a busy, multi-disciplinary team, you must have the ability to work independently to ensure the smooth day to day running of the practice and the effective care of patients. You will be a diligent and hardworking professional, showing dedication and taking pride in your work. Excellent communication skills will be crucial in order to provide the highest level of patient care, aligning with the practice's values.      




- Fully GDC registered      

- Available to work Saturdays  

- Personable, positive and enthusiastic with a great customer focus

- Excellent communication skills    

- Flexible to meet the needs of the business    

- Willingness to learn      

- Passion for high quality patient care    




My client is looking for a full-time Dental Nurse/Receptionist to join their team in Dibden Purlieu. In this role the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the dental team in their day to day duties including confidentiality and privacy at all times.      


Contact Details        


If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please contact Saskia Hedley direct on Apply. Alternatively, you can email an updated CV to Apply        




Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 worth of John Lewis Vouchers for each successful recommendation.

Ref: SH/HQ00028097

Compass Associates Ltd - 111 jobs
This job was posted to - Other health care in Dibden Purlieu, Southampton, Hampshire, England

Recommended Similar Jobs