Dental Nurse

  • Job Reference: 00002959-1
  • Date Posted: 27 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Shrewsbury Orthodontic Centre
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job description


We are looking for a qualified GDC registered Dental Nurse. The position is a part-time post 1-2 days a week. The postholder will provide chairside assistance to the Specialist Orthodontists, Orthodontic Therapist and decontamination duties

What we are looking for:

  • A GDC registered Dental Nurse preferably with the Dental Radiography qualification but not essential.
  • Experience in orthodontic nursing desirable, but training will be given
  • Confident, calm and able to multi-task
  • Reliable, highly motivated, friendly and hard working
  • Able to work on their own initiative
  • Ideally to be experienced with Orthotrac or REGO Software but training will be given
  • All decontamination duties in-line with HTM 01-05
  • Entering precise data into patient records
  • Monitoring and assisting patients
  • Reception & Administration duties, if required.
  • Hepatitis B, Covid Vaccinations and other inoculations up to date


Our offer to you:

  • A competitive starting salary and the opportunity to increase this through training and development
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Modern surgeries and dental software system
  • Uniform provided
  • Indemnity Insurance provided


  • Salary will depend upon experience.
  • Full training and support will be given.
  • Further progression for the right candidate.



Applications are by our Application Form only, CV’s are NOT accepted. Please visit our website on: to print off our ‘Job Application Form’ found on our ‘What’s New’ page. Please contact Karen Bott, Practice Manager, or telephone: 01743 344921 for further information.

Address: 9 St Mary’s Place, Shrewsbury, SY1 1DZ.