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JOIN OUR TEAM

Here at Thornhill Dental, we pride ourselves on being a progressive dental practice who offer the very best patient experience and provide excellent dental health care.

We are only able to deliver this by having such a fantastic, highly skilled, friendly and caring team.

Read our amazing practice testimonials here or visit our Facebook page to get a feel of our positive and happy culture at Thornhill Dental.

Our practice is thriving and constantly growing. If you believe you could be an asset to our excellent team in any way, we would love to hear from you. We’re always on the look for exceptional people who are committed to making a real difference to our patients’ lives!

If you are interested in playing a role in our practice’s growth and joining our fantastic team, email James Tattersfield who is responsible for recruitment within Thornhill Dental at james.tattersfield@thornhilldentalsurgery.com

CURRENT ROLES

The Dental Associate will provide dental care for both NHS and private patients at Thornhill Dental. Due to flexibility within the practice, we are negotiable to the number of days available for the new associate being between 2 and 5 days.

Full Time role

  • 4-5 Days (must include Thursday and Friday, others negotiable)
  • 6,400 UDA's p/a (£70,400 p/a)
  • Opportunity of additional income via NHS Access Access Contract. This is paid at £21,000 p/a and will require 1 clinic day per week to deliver and administer.

Part Time role

  • 2-3 Days (must include Thursday and/or Friday, others negotiable)
  • 3,200 UDA's p/a (£35,200 p/a)
  • Opportunity of additional income via NHS Access Access Contract. This is paid at £21,000 p/a and will require 1 clinic day per week to deliver and administer.
We have a strong passion for preventative dentistry here at Thornhill Dental and aim for all of our patients to maintain excellent oral health. To be able to achieve this, we have 3 Dental Therapists / Hygienists part of our team who our Dental Associates work closely with. We have a philosophy of working together as a team in delivering the very best dental care we can for every single patient.

About us

Thornhill Dental is a family run practice which is proud to deliver high quality dental healthcare. The practice was established in 1987 by Graeme Tattersfield BChD MFGDP (UK) RCS Eng and has developed a strong reputation for providing its patients with excellent dental healthcare and good customer service over the years. The practice constantly invests into and upgrades its facilities to ensure that patients can enjoy a comfortable visit. Our modern surgeries are fully computerised with Exact dental software (SoE) and are all fitted with digital x-ray and intra-oral camera facilities. We have our own digital OPT Machine, a Wave One rotary endodontic system and work with premium dental materials at all times. We always strive for perfection and have a commitment to progression. The past few years have seen the introduction of Invisalign and Facial Aesthetics into the practice. We are immensely proud of our growth over the past 35 years as we have grown from a single surgery practice to having 8 beautiful dental treatment rooms. We have a wealth of experience amongst our supportive Dental Associates here at Thornhill Dental who collectively have many special interests; Invisalign, Facial Aesthetics, Cosmetic Dentistry, TMJ, Endodontics and Minor Oral Surgery.

Team TD

We refer to our incredible team as ‘Team TD’. Team TD is more than just a name. Our strong bond and commitment to teamwork extends beyond the excellent dental care we provide. Together, we all share the same passion and desire to make a difference within our local community and at large, our society. Whether we are baking cakes and hosting Macmillan coffee mornings, collecting and making donations for local food banks, running Leeds 10k for local charities, sleeping rough to raise money and awareness for local homeless charities or volunteering for Dentaid, we’re always wanting to improve lives and we’re always looking for a challenge!

Check us out!

We receive so many brilliant reviews and such lovely feedback from our fantastic patients online. We highly recommend you check these out for yourself by visiting our social media pages as well as our website! Our social media profiles also offer an insight of our practice’s personality and positive culture.

Contact us

Does this role sound right for you? Do you want to find out more? Contact us by emailing James at james.tattersfield@thornhilldentalsurgery.com. Even if you’re thinking of a change, arrange a time to pop over to our amazing practice and check it out for yourself.

Job description

Thornhill Dental is seeking a new dental nurse. To join our growing team. The nurse would work alongside a dentist to provide both private and NHS dental care to a variety of patients. The nurse would also work, from time to time, with a dental therapist, dental hygienist and as a dedicated decontamination nurse. The nurse would join a friendly, supporting, hardworking team of experienced and highly skilled dentists, dental care professionals, nurses, receptionists and management.

The ideal candidate:

  • have experience providing efficient chair side assistance to dentists and dental care professionals
  • work in a tidy and organised way and have good knowledge about infection control procedures
  • be fully qualified and registered with the GDC
  • have experience using Exact (SoE) dental software
  • be looking for a practice which will provide support to develop their skills and grow with the practice
  • have experience working on reception
  • be able to work flexible hours including evenings published 3 weeks in advance
  • Be enthusiastic and share the practice’s philosophy for providing excellent dental healthcare through preventative dentistry, dental care plans, dental hygiene and a holistic approach

Full Time role

  • 37 hours per week—exact working times are published 3 weeks in advanced and be within the following times:
  • Monday & Thursday: 8.00am – 6.00pm
  • Tuesday & Wednesday: 8.00am – 9.00pm
  • Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm
  • The position includes (approximately) 1 Saturday morning (8.15am – 12.45pm) per month. This is paid as overtime at a rate of time and a half
  • Pay negotiable starting from £11.00 per hour dependant on experience.

Part Time role

  • Hours negotiable—exact working times are published 3 weeks in advanced and be within the following times:
  • Monday & Thursday: 8.00am – 6.00pm
  • Tuesday & Wednesday: 8.00am – 9.00pm
  • Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm
  • The position includes (approximately) 1 Saturday morning (8.15am – 12.45pm) per month. This is paid as overtime at a rate of time and a half
  • Pay negotiable starting from £11.00 per hour dependant on experience.

Contact us

Does this role sound right for you? Do you want to find out more? Contact us by emailing James at james.tattersfield@thornhilldentalsurgery.com. Even if you’re thinking of a change, arrange a time to pop over to our amazing practice and check it out for yourself.