At mydentist we continue to significantly invest in providing the best environment possible for our Dentists from our state-of-the-art training academy to modern practices with new chairs and equipment. Join our community of dental professionals and you’ll receive all the support you need to focus on providing clinical excellence. Your practice, regional and national teams will take care of all the administration and other distractions, so you can continually develop your skills and look after your NHS and private patients.
We have an Associate Dentist role available in Hebburn, Tyne and Wear (NE31 1LA) and the details are:
- Vacancy start date – Available from July 2016
- UDA Target – 7,000 UDAs *flexible if required
- Days and hours available - Monday 9-19.30 Tuesday 9-17.30 Wednesday 9-.19.30 Thursday 9-17.30 Friday 9-17.30
Please note that applicants will need to have an active Performer Number
Our Hebburn practice has 5 surgeries, currently we use 3 out of 5 due to full allocation of contracted UDAs.
The surgeries have recently undergone refurbishment and re branding we have 4 surgeries to the first floor which are all in good working order, they are light and all have their own x-ray machine. All surgeries have their own air conditioning unit and are in a very good state of repair. All equipment is well maintained and there is no shortage of dental equipment, we also have sendoline rotary endo equipment set up in practice with 2 full cordless kits.
Currently have 2 receptionists one of which is full time and has worked for the practice for 20+ years, she has vast dental and area knowledge and a great support to the practice and clinicians. We also have 5 nurses who cover the week between full and part time one of which being a lead nurse who takes responsibility for ordering, audits, and compliance. The staff are long standing and have a good understanding of our patients and the practice.
In the practice we have a good patient base, with all patients rebooking there recall appointments at the end of treatment, the current occupancy for our clinicians is booking 7-10 days in advance. The clinicians see majority NHS patients but do have a good private income from offering patient choice and we currently have a therapist working on site half a session per week to assist the clinicians with treatment plans and performance.
The practice is on the main street of a small town, we are in the middle of a busy residential area with a lot of local families living nearby, we also have a lot of regeneration going on with a new leisure facility and housing being currently built in the immediate vicinity.
The vacancy is to take over an already established list of patients, with the current dentist moving internally to a sister practice.
You’ll enjoy competitive UDA rates, 50% contribution to lab fees, access to an established patient list and private practice opportunities. As part of our network of clinical professionals, you’ll also be able to share ideas and expertise with Specialists and Dentists across the UK.
Click ‘Apply for Job’ below to apply online. Alternatively, for an informal discussion regarding this role and other opportunities at mydentist, please contact Heather Cullen on 01204 797 310 or [email protected]