Dental Practice Manager

Dentex Health
£25,000 - £27,000
16 Jul 2021
15 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Salaried Permanent
Full time
Practice Type
Mixed (NHS/Private)

About Us

City Quay Dental Clinic and Implant Centre
is a brand new state of the art mixed NHS and Cosmetic dental practice situated in Dundee's city centre. 
The practice is located in the centre of Dundee within 0.5mile of the mainbus and train stations. The practice was set up in 2007 by Dr SamElassar, who has been working as an NHS / cosmetic dentist in Dundeesince 1997. Dr Elassar has also been a vocational trainer since 2003 and has trained over 10 newly qualified dentists.
The dental practice provides the Tayside area with access to NHS dentistry,as well as cosmetic dentistry. We endeavour to provide the most modern high quality and advanced cosmetic dentistry to the local community inour state of the art facilities. We are also a commited training practice, which means we go through rigorous annual inspections toensure that training of the whole team and the quality of our premise sare of the highest standards.

About The Role

  • Full time, Monday to Friday
  • Build the vision and brand message for City Quay Dental Clinic, and deliver outstanding customer service experiences
  • Lead a large dedicated team with the day to day running and management of the practice, both clinical and non clinical
  • Achieve key deliverables including business growth targets, managing budgets (including profit and loss) and all operational aspects
  • Excellent working relationships with clinicians, Dentex support centre, suppliers, and NHS contractors
  • Recruitment, onboarding and people management of practice staff such as identifying staff development and training needs
  • Regular team meetings and staff performance reviews
  • Provide support and direction to enhance performance, skills, and knowledge of practice staff
  • Maintenance and marketing of the practice within set budgets
  • Competent in health and safety management, and dental compliance
  • Receptionist duties two days per week
  • Any other ad hoc responsibilities as reasonably requested


  • Auto enrol pension scheme
  • 24/7 access to free Employee Assistance Programme
  • 28 day holiday allowance (pro rata)
  • Eye care vouchers for VDU users
  • Regular in house professional development sessions acceptable to the GDC
  • Career opportunities across the Dentex Health group

About The Candidate

  • Strong business and team leader
  • Commercially astute; sales, target and KPI driven
  • Excellent communication skills
  • To listen, be understanding and empathic at all times
  • Strong clinical and interpersonal skills, keeping patient satisfaction in mind
  • Friendly and welcoming manner
  • Teamwork orientated with an enthusiastic attitude
  • Excellent knowledge of compliance
  • Proficient user of Microsoft package
  • Previous experience in a health care setting preferred but not essential