Dental Hygienist – Military Locum – Nuneaton

CRG Defence require a professional and experienced Dental Hygienist in the Nuneaton area. This is a PART TIME role and the successful candidate will be required to work 22.5 HOURS.

What you’ll be doing

  • Providing the Dental Officers with clinical and administrative support to enable him/her to achieve his/her primary purpose, including the provision of dental hygiene treatment, oral hygiene instruction and education and any other appropriate clinical procedure as prescribed by a Dental Officer working towards improving and maintaining the oral health of entitled personnel.
  • Ensuring that not less than 6.5 hours per day in 2 sessions are set aside for appointed patients.
  • Carrying out preventive cross infection procedures including sterilisation of instruments and materials in compliance with current legislation.
  • Ensuring that all periodontal patients and other risk categories that are entered on the iEHR are recalled for reviews and annual inspection appointments.
  • Carrying out interim treatments (between dental examinations by the dentist), provided that the treatment intervals have been specified in the written prescription.
  • What CRG Defence can offer you?

  • Earn up to £200 per referral via our Refer a Friend Scheme*
  • Immediate work available with the choice of long and short term assignments available
  • £50 signing up bonus if you have previous MoD experience
  • Assistance with travel and accommodation*
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free mandatory training
  • *Terms and conditions apply

    What you will need:

  • You must have the right to work in the UK.
  • Evidence of GDC Registration and valid medical indemnity insurance.
  • Must provide evidence of clinical currency in accordance with JSP 950 Leaflet 4-1-4 Returning to Clinical Practice, specifically a minimum of 2 clinical sessions per week over the last 15 months.
  • To be trained and current in emergency and resuscitation procedures and have practised and tested these procedures at least annually (in accordance with JSP 950 Leaflet 4-6-1 DMS CPR Standards and Training.
  • Must have undertaken the additional health clearance checks for clinicians required to perform Exposure Prone Procedures (in accordance with the Department of Health policy entitled “Health clearance for tuberculosis, hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV: New Healthcare Workers”).
  • About CRG Defence:

    CRG Defence is the primary supplier of healthcare professionals to the MOD. We are one of the largest locum agencies supplying all grades of health and dental staff including Nurses, GPs and Doctors, AHPs, HSS staff and Social Workers to the Naval Services, the British Army and the Royal Air Force.

    CRG is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

    *Terms and conditions apply.

    This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. CRG operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.