Trainee Dental Nurse

NHS & Private Practice

mydentist, Castle Yard, Knaresborough

Castle Precinct, Knaresborough


Trainee Dental Nurse

Did you know, we offer a unique, fully funded in-house Dental Nurse course, which allows you to learn on the job whilst being paid as a permanent employee? You don’t require any previous experience, just a passion for providing outstanding customer service and the very best patient care.

As a Trainee Dental Nurse at our Knaresborough (HG5 8AS) practice, you will benefit from:

  • Excellent public transport links with the train and bus station nearby and free parking in our staff car park
  • Great location, just off the high street and around the corner from Café’s, Eateries and lots of shops
  • Being part of a hard-working, established and friendly team
  • A spacious surgery with lots of natural light
  • A real emphasis on support and teamwork
  • A dedicated and experienced nurse mentor to help you every step of the way
  • Permanent contract, working 36 hours per week

Enjoy a competitive package that allows you to excel in your role and to grow the career that is right for you, including;

  • Starting on £10.68 - £10.92 per hour, progressing to up to £12.44 per hour after qualification
  • Access to ongoing training and development after you qualify
  • Qualification bonus of £500 and professional fees paid annually
  • Recognition for going the extra mile and for loyalty through service
  • Health and well-being benefits; includes a virtual GP service and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Up to 30 days annual leave entitlement (plus bank holidays), per annum with service
  • Restaurant, gym, and store discounts
  • Life assurance

As a Student Dental Nurse (Trainee), your role will include:

  • Learning to support clinicians in delivering a full range of high-quality dental treatments to patients
  • Helping to ensure the smooth running of your surgery and the practice 
  • Learning all about infection control procedures and responsibilities within the dental nursing profession 

Course requirements:

You will need to ensure that you can provide evidence of GCSE grade C/4 in English, or equivalent. If you do not hold this or cannot provide evidence, a BKSB English assessment needs to be completed at or prior to interview.

As part of {my}dentist, you’ll be joining the UK’s largest provider of dentistry, which supports more than 4 million patients each year to get access to the care they need.

Apply now to begin your Dental Nurse career journey today.



or get in touch with our Clinical Resourcing Specialist

mydentist Clinical Resourcing Specialist
Roya Rowshanzamir