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Dental Receptionist - Full Time - Sleaford

The Dental Design Studio
NG34 7TW, Sleaford
Closing date
29 Jul 2024

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Independent Dental Practice
Job Type
Contract Type
Full time
Practice Type
Mixed (NHS/Private)

Job Details

Job description

We are seeking an enthusiastic and friendly Receptionist to join our fantastic Dental Practice in Sleaford.

Our receptionists (who are also our Practice Ambassadors) play a vital role in the day to day running of our businesses and therefore we are looking for someone who is highly motivated in delivering exceptional, first class customer service.

Our new receptionist must be able to create a warm, welcoming atmosphere and provide a positive, memorable experience for our patients.

Previous experience:

We are looking for someone who has had at least 1 years previous experience of working in a reception setting (preferably medical or dental), applications from qualified dental nurses are also welcomed.

Skills & attributes:

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written)
  • Good command of the English language
  • Organised and methodical
  • Quick learner
  • Team player
  • Self-motivated and confident
  • Able to work alone on reception
  • Calm under pressure
  • Trustworthy & Reliable
  • Great attention to detail

Main responsibilities:

  • Meeting and greeting patients, providing a great first impression
  • Booking and amending appointments
  • Undertaking opening and closing procedures
  • Answering patients’ queries by telephone and email as well as in person
  • Promoting the practice for new patients
  • Making patients aware of our dental services and offers
  • Handling payments
  • Accessing sensitive information whilst maintaining patient confidentiality
  • Supporting the Practice Manager and the clinical team with the smooth running of the practice
  • Other reception/admin duties


  • Competitive salary
  • 20 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays (Pro-rata)
  • Staff discount
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Uniform provided
  • Costs covered for DBS checks
  • Nice environment
  • Never a dull day!

This opportunity is a Full-time role, working on a Monday to Friday practice opening time. We are also looking for someone who will also be flexible to work additional days to cover sickness and holidays.

Salary is dependent on experience.

To find out more about us please visit our website

If you think this fantastic opportunity is for you then we want to hear from you, please apply by sending us your CV with a short covering letter to our recruitment team.

Due to the expected high number of applications we may not be able to reply to all applicants, if you have not heard from us after 5 days of submitting your application please assume you have not been successful and we thank you in advance for your interest

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent



  • Monday to Friday


Ability to commute/relocate:


  • Sleaford, NR34 7TW: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)




  • Dental Receptionist: 1 year (preferred)


Work authorisation:


  • United Kingdom (required)


Work Location: In person

Reference ID: SFR NP30052024


We are a group of 18 mixed dental practices with locations in London, Suffolk, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Cumbria and Yorkshire. We are always looking for motivated dentists, nurses and hygienists who have a passion for what they do. Our practices are modern, well equipped and computerised. We offer a good number of UDAs and private work for potential associates. We can also help dentists get their performer number. Our practices have been finalists at the Private Dentistry Awards in a number of categories including Best Dental Practice.

Company info
1 Murray Road

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