Implant Nurse

£10 hourly
  • Empleyado Dental Recruitment
  • Slough, UK
  • May 02, 2018
Permanent

Job Description

Implant Dental Nurse required in Slough. 

 

The ideal candidate for this role will be fully qualified and GDC registered. However, candidates who are already registered on a Dental Nurse training course and have a good amount of experience in practice will also be considered.

 

  • Primary Objectives

     

    • To provide leadership and management of the team in order to ensure that the practice operates efficiently, from a clinical perspective, in an atmosphere of co-operation between all members of the team

     

    • To be responsible for the security and maintenance of clinical equipment and instruments with tight control of expenditure within budgetary constraints

     

    • To be accountable for the security, stock control and ordering of all clinical materials ensuring tight control of expenditure within budgetary constraints

     

    • To ensure that the rechargeable items such as implant components, orthodontic brackets, hygiene and periodontal materials, lab work are recharged to the Associates

     

    • Attend and complete training in line with the GDC registration

     

    • Keep the clinical areas and all equipment and instruments clean, tidy and sterile as appropriate according to the practice’s health and safety and infection control procedures and manufacturers' instructions

     

    • Use all equipment and machinery in accordance with manufacturers' recommendations and ensure that they are maintained regularly and in good working order

     

    • Provide chair side assistance, ensuring that the correct equipment is available

     

    • Ensure the care and welfare of patients

     

    • Accurately complete patient clinical records as directed

     

    • Handle all substances in accordance with health and safety policies

     

    • Be familiar and comply with all health and safety rules and guidance, including PPE, COSHH, mercury handling, infection control, waste disposal etc

     

    • Develop and file radiographs and change radiographic solutions as directed

     

    • Complete laboratory request forms, keep records of work sent, received and fitted

     

    • Ensure adequate stocks of materials and other items within the surgery

     

    • Following the ordering procedure to order new stock supplies as necessary

     

    • Ensure computer/written records are accurately maintained and securely stored

     

    • Liaise with the reception to ensure smooth patient communications and transfer of records

     

    GENERAL

     

    • Attend and participate in practice meetings

     

    • Other duties as necessary for the efficient operation of the practice, such as reception duties, as required

     

    • Undergo training as may be required to develop skills and abilities

     

    • Act in accordance with the practice policies, rules and code of conduct

     

    • Maintain a professional, clean and tidy appearance and attitude at all times

 

Hours of work for this role will be Monday - Friday around 40 hours per week.

 

The Implant clinics are every other week on a Monday & Tuesdays in 2 practices. Transport will be provided as there is a driver available. 

 

The salary for this role is negotiable depending on experience however it will be at a competitive rate.

As a valued member of this team, you will benefit from on-going support and the opportunity to expand your personal development.