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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/07/2020.

Dental Nurse

Job Reference: 150-SF4493-CSS

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Special Care Dentistry
Morley Street School Clinic, Brighton and Hove, East Sussex

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

Our Special Care Dental Service is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, adaptable and self-motivated Dental Nurse who has excellent personal, communication and clinical skills, and works well within a team environment. We provide special care dentistry across five sites within West Sussex and East Sussex for adults and children in a variety of settings including community dental clinics, home environments and hospitals. Continued professional development will be provided to support you in this role and to meet your GDC/CPD requirements, along with bespoke training in Special Care for Dental Nurses.

Please note that we are anticipating a high volume of applications for this vacancy, so it may close early after a sufficient number of applications have been received.




For further details / informal visits contact:

Chris Taylor Senior, Dental Nurse Manager - 07775 024502

Ali McNealy, Oral Health Promotion Team Leader - 01273 267345, 07876 230432

Susan Francis, Dental Nurse Manager - 01444 449236, 07780 338494

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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