The Perio Programme for Nurses

  • Who: Nurses
  • Format: In-Person

  • Duration: 6 Months

  • CPD: Dependant on length of programme (minimum 36 hours)

  • Next Intake: Autumn/Winter 2022


Aims:
1. To help you gain further experience, skills and knowledge in the field of Periodontology
2. This will strengthen any future application for a career as a hygienist

What We Offer You

  • First hand experience of a high-end leading periodontal specialist practice on Harley Street
  • Assisting hygienists and specialist periodontists with advanced care
  • Free access to the popular online The Hygienist Course (worth £850+)
  • Optional involvement with in-person Perio School courses
  • Access to reading material designed for budding hygienists
  • On-going teaching and guidance from hygienists
  • Continual mentoring from Dr Reena
  • Monthly one-to-one sessions with a nurse who has enrolled into the hygienist training pathway in university to help increase chances of a successful application
  • Help with application including personal statement writing and mock interview
  • Reference from Dr Reena and hygienist team

Logistics

  • Minimum 6 months but can be extended
  • Full time including some Saturdays
  • Pay starting from £13.50/hr but can be higher depending on experience
  • You will be provided with uniform and a name badge, you will need to buy closed black shoes

Key Qualities We Expect From Candidates

  • Dependable. Must always be on time - good time keeping is essential to ensure efficiently of the clinic schedule. Reliability is essential - last minute cancellations will require candidate replacement.
  • Enthusiastic. Be prepared to ask appropriate questions (you are here to learn!) however discretion is absolutely key when in front of patients and in appointments.
  • Committed to Excellence. You will be representing the RW Perio team and will be expected to adhere to the highest of standards thoroughout the patient journey.
  • Professional Attitude. Candidates will be working within a highly regarded medical environment which will always require a polite and discrete manner. We are looking for dependability and self-motivated team players who are detail orientated and highly adaptable.
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills. Effective communication skills across the team with the ability to work with a variety of different personalities is essential.
  • Strong Work Ethic. We attract people who are passionate about working with us. This is a highly competitive programme – candidates should demonstrate dependability, responsibility and consistency while with us.

How To Apply

  • Please email your CV to [email protected] with the subject: The Perio Programme for Nurses
  • Stage one: Short call, followed by a Zoom interview
  • Stage two: In person interview and trial day
  • No deadline but intakes will occur 2-3 times a year
  • Requirement: GDC registration as a nurse

If you are unsure and need more information, please get in touch with us using the below form.

We will get back to you as soon as possible.

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