Trainee Dental Nurse (Closed)

We will consider applicants with or without experience for this role!

Vacancy Description 

Sink your teeth into a career within the dental industry with this Apprenticeship opportunity with Bamboo Dental as a Trainee Dental Nurse. Completing a qualification that is recognised for registration with the General Dental Council (GDC) is an essential requirement for dental nurses, and our Apprenticeship is accepted for GDC registration (on successful achievement of the Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing).

Your role will be based at one of Bamboo Dental’s practices within Cardiff. You will be assisting with all clinical aspects within the surgery and provide patients with a high level of care. When you are not in surgery, you will be engaging with our patients whilst on reception.

You will receive ongoing support and development to equip you with the skills and knowledge required for a successful dental nursing career. If you are the successful candidate for this vacancy, you will be expected to provide an effective and efficient service.

Some of your duties could include:

  • Assisting the dentists with suction, retraction, and manipulation of air and water syringes, passing instruments and mixing/passing materials.
  • Ensuring all lab work is checked and available prior to patient’s arrival.
  • Developing and filing x-rays.
  • Cleaning and sterilising instruments.
  • Greeting and caring for patients.
  • Maintaining a clean environment during surgery.
  • Carrying out reception and administration tasks.
  • This is just a sample of some of the things you might be doing.
  • Administration and telephone support.
  • Assist the practice manage in the efficient running of the practice.
  • Great patients and update our patient management system.

You must be willing to undergo an enhanced DBS check

Our apprenticeship programme is in partnership with Aspiration Training, qualifications are normally achieved within 18 months. The salary will be set at national minimum wage.   

The opening hours are Monday – Sunday between 8:00 to 21:00 (Variable).

We are looking for a flexible, enthusiastic and motivated individual who can prove attention for details, commitment to patients. This is fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to get into a professional career. If you are ambitious and relish the opportunity to work within an award winning team, submit your application today, to become part of the Bamboo Dental family.

Please send your covering letter and curriculum vitae via email[email protected]

Please monitor our website for any recruitment updates. Any candidates who apply prior to the position going live, will need to re-apply.

 

 


 

Qualified Dental Nurse / Receptionist (Closed)

Vacancy Description

Do you have the wisdom and experience to become a member of Bamboo Dental?

We are looking for a fully qualified, GDC registered Dental Nurse with reception experience, and knowledge of R4 is desired. Your role will be based at one of Bamboo Dental’s practices. You will be assisting with all clinical aspects within the surgery and provide patients with a high level of care. When you are not in surgery, you will be engaging with our patients whilst on reception.

You will receive support and the opportunity to develop throughout your career at Bamboo which will enhance your skillset and professional experience.

 

Some of your duties may include:

  • Assisting the dentists with suction, retraction, and manipulation of air and water syringes, passing instruments and mixing/passing materials.
  • Ensuring all lab work is checked and available prior to patient’s arrival.
  • Developing and filing x-rays.
  • Cleaning and sterilising instruments.
  • Greeting and caring for patients.
  • Maintaining a clean environment during surgery.
  • Carrying out reception and administration tasks.

A sample of some other tasks you may also be required to carry out are;

  • Administration and telephone support.
  • Assist the practice manager in the efficient running of the practice.
  • Greet patients and update our patient management system.
  • Sedation (Desirable)
  • Attend training courses

You must be willing to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

 

Our opening hours are Monday – Sunday between 8:00 to 21:00 (Variable).

The successful candidate will need to be extremely hardworking, adaptable, reliable and passionate in their role as a Dental Nurse. We expect nothing but high standards in patient engagement, cleanliness and employee behaviours.

 

Opportunities such as this are few and far between for someone who is looking to stretch their boundaries and develop within a fast growing and young company. If you are excited about this position and would enjoy working within an award winning team, submit your application today to become part of the Bamboo Dental family.

 

Please send your curriculum vitae via indeed or email [email protected]

We will assess your application upon receiving it and successful applicants who progress through to the interview stage will be notified within five working days following the submission of the applications. Due to the high level of applicants, we are unable to give specific feedback on current applications nor the ability to notify you if you’re unsuccessful during the application stage.

 

First stage interviews may be held via a skype call, you will need a skype account with a video and audio enabled device in order to attend the first interview.