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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 23/01/2020.

Dental Nurse

Job Reference: 278-111DN-0120-SBW

Employer:
South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Dental Nurse
Location:
NHS 111 Contact Centre, Ashford, Crawley, Maidstone
Salary:
£21,089 - £23,761

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SECAmb) has a vision to ‘support our staff to provide a caring, high quality and efficient urgent and emergency care service to our communities’. We are rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commission, ‘Outstanding’ for Caring and ‘Outstanding’ for our Urgent and Emergency Care. Our aim is to continually improve and to reach outstanding across all areas of the Trust.

Our 4,000+ workforce provide services to 4.9m people across Kent, Surrey, Sussex and North East Hampshire. We handle over 1 million calls to 999 and 1 million calls to NHS 111 every year. More information regarding our services and locations can be found on our website


Dental Nurse - 111

Base: Ashford, Coxheath or Crawley

Hours of work: Full time 37.5 hours per week, part time hours will be considered

Are you an experienced Dental Nurse looking for a new challenge within a unique career opportunity?

If you are, here at the South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb) we very much want to hear from you.

Within a new innovative ambulance service initiative, we are now recruiting Dental Nurses to our Contact Centres. These new roles will ensure we deliver expert support and advice to our patients, as well as offering expert clinical advice and support to our existing operational staff and clinicians working within our clinical assessment service.

Your role will include remote clinical assessment, to ensure the best possible patient care to those who contact our service with dental enquiries and needs.

You will be trained in the use of our clinical systems and triage pathways.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

If you would like to discuss the role of Dental Nurse within SECAmb please contact:

Shannon Bowie-Wooler

Email: shannon.bowie-wooler@secamb.nhs.uk

Mobile: 07717 348144




We actively support equality of opportunity for all staff and welcome applications regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy & maternity, race, religion or belief. We are making progress towards our aim of reflecting the diversity of our community in our workforce and guarantee an interview to candidates with a disability who meet the essential criteria specified. We particularly encourage applications from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and disabled applicants and from other under-represented groups.

Most of our roles will include some travel between sites. If the vacancy you’re applying for includes work related travel, you will be required to ensure that you hold and have covered the cost of suitable car insurance to support this.

If you have previously applied for this role and were deemed not appointable at any stage of the recruitment process, you cannot normally apply for the same or similar role for a minimum of six months from the date of application. This is to allow time for you to receive feedback and undergo the appropriate development.

Should you require an application form in an alternative format including large print or braille, please contact recruitment@secamb.nhs.uk stating the vacancy reference number and we will be happy to provide this.

Due to the high volume of applications at SECAmb, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are shortlisted for interview. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of the closing date, then please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview on this particular occasion. Please be aware we may close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received.

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From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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