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Dental Nurse

Job Reference: J159-A-21-0551

Peninsula Dental Social Enterprise Community Interest Company
£13,116 - £14,691

Role: Dental Nurse
Grade: 4
Reports to: Clinic Team Leader

Peninsula Dental Social Enterprise is seeking a motivated, committed, enthusiastic person to fill a Dental Nurse position in Truro.

The post holder will be responsible for working efficiently within the Dental Education Facility, supporting undergraduate dental students.

3 days a week. This is a permanent position.
Salary starting point is pro rata to £21,861 - £24,486 (actual pay £13,116.60 - £14,691.60).

A recognised Dental Nurse qualification and a current GDC registration are essential for this role.

Peninsula Dental Social Enterprise provides dental services and education from four teaching clinics across the southwest, from Exeter to Truro. The company supports the work of the University of Plymouth Peninsula Dental School, training the Dentists and Therapists of tomorrow. As a Social Enterprise, we are focused on providing benefits to the communities we serve locally, including patients, students and the wider community requiring oral healthcare and education.

An enhanced DBS check will be completed.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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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