Dental Receptionist and Decontamination Support Worker


Posted 3 weeks ago

Job features

Job category
BaseColchester Primary Care Centre, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JR
Closing date19/06/2024

Dental Receptionist and Decontamination Support Worker

Community Dental Services CIC

The closing date is 19 June 2024

Job summary

Dental Receptionist & Decontamination Support Worker

Permanent Contract, Full Time

Hours: 37.5hours, 5 days per week

Base: Colchester Primary Care Centre, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JR

Salary: £22,383 per annum

Do you want to make a difference? If so, why not consider a career with an award winning dentally led social enterprise?

Have you ever pictured yourself working in a dental clinic with a highly experienced and specialised team?

If your answer is ‘yes’ and you see yourself as a caring, compassionate, flexible, and approachable person where you will be appreciated by patients and the team, then this is the place for you.


Main duties of the job

What are we looking for?

You will be responsible for providing reception and administrative support in our clinic and on occasion to assist in the decontamination and maintenance of dental instruments and equipment.

Your good communication skills and effortless ways of making people feel at ease will be a real asset when providing valuable support in the clinic.

Most importantly, we would like you to have a welcoming and upbeat approach and be a helping hand in the clinic for both employees and patients.


About us

What do we offer?

  • Starting salary gross £22,383 per year
  • Permanent contract, full time, 37.5 hours per week
  • 27 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Access to Corporate Pension Scheme
  • 24/7 access to an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Funded internal and external mandatory training to enable you to maintain your CPD
  • Support with training for your wider professional development
  • Uniforms provided
  • Become a shareholder and have a say in how our organisation is run at all levels
  • Opportunity to play a key part in local social care initiatives

Please ensure that you read the Job Description, which also includes the person specification, before applying.


Job description

Job responsibilities

For further details on the main duties and responsibilities for the role, please see the attached job description.


Person Specification

Dental Receptionist and Decontamination Support Worker


  • Please see attached Person Specification within the Job Description

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Employer details

Employer name

Community Dental Services CIC


Colchester Primary Care Centre

Turner Road



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