Current Vacancies

Decontamination Assistant/Dental Helpline Receptionist

Band 2

Main area
Community Dental Services - Dental
Band 2
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
£16,523 to £17,954 per annum
02/08/2018 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg

All applicants are invited to apply in welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.



We are currently looking for an experienced person with a working knowledge of stock control systems; previous experience of working in a busy environment and is friendly enthusiastic and approachable.

Duties involve sterilising, inspecting, packing and labelling of specialist dental instruments which are reusable items and thus render them safe for further use for staff and patients. Assisting the Dental Facilities Manager on COSHH, introduction of new sterilization procedures, and maintenance list of dental equipment.

You will work on your own initiative as well as part of a team and will be proficient in dealing with confidentiality issues and be courteous at all times with excellent communication skills and the ability to prioritise tasks and workload.

A flexible, co-operative approach will be important. The successful candidate will be required to cover the duties of the Receptionist and Dental Helpline, in Cwmbran Clinic during periods of sickness and Annual Leave.

We can offer an environment geared to personal development, and are committed to providing development and training opportunities to succeed in the role.

Please note although this post is based in Pontllanfraith dental clinic you will be expected to travel to all the other dental clinics across Gwent.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing Date: 2nd August 2018

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Miss Nikki Billot Dental Nurse Manager

01633 435994