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Job Reference: 00015853
Date Posted: 12 February 2019
Employer: BUPA
Location: Newbury, Berkshire, UK
Salary: £20,000 to £28,000
Sector: General Dental Practice > Dental Hygienist
Job Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 13 March 2019

Job Description



Permanent, 1 day a week (Tuesday)

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £20,000.00 to £28,000.00 /hour



This is an exciting opportunity to join our Bupa Dental practice based in Newbury. If you want to work for a large company that supports and appreciates its people, Bupa may be for you! We have a happy, fun and productive working environment and you would join a team of highly motivated colleagues. We have a strong focus on training and development and can provide excellent career opportunities.


The role:


Providing dental health education about tooth care and diet

Removing plaque and calculus by scaling and polishing teeth

Carrying out screening and monitoring procedures

Treating and helping to prevent gum disease

Ensuring that sterile conditions are maintained

Offering advice and encouragement to patients

Keeping up to date with new developments within the profession and maintaining patient dental records

Skills we’re looking for:

GDC Registration

Experience of working as a dental hygeneist in a private dental practice is desirable however not essential.

We have lots of fantastic benefits to offer:

CPD support: In house training courses, CPD evenings, support with external courses

Career opportunities to move into other roles or other parts of Bupa

GDC fees paid after 12 months service

25 days holiday each year (pro rata for part time employees), increasing to 27 days after 5 years service

You’re paid for all Bank holidays

Contributory pension scheme

Annual bonus scheme

Annual pay review

Free uniform

Bupa Health insurance paid for yourself by Bupa (you just pay the tax)

Discounts on Bupa Dental insurance, Health assessments and gym membership

Free annual health assessment

Free annual flu vaccine and eye test

Access to health minds service and 24/7 anytime Healthline

Bupa rewards to High street Retailer discounts


We employ over 84,000 people, principally in the UK, Australia, Spain, Poland, Hong Kong, Chile, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, India, New Zealand, Thailand and the US. For more information, please visit our website.

Bupa is committed to an environment which will attract, retain and motivate its people. Bupa aims to ensure that every applicant to, or employee of is assessed for employment, promotion and development solely on the basis of personal merit and qualifications, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.

For further information on Bupa, our equal opportunities and your career with us, please visit our website.


Around 70% of our revenue is from health insurance, with the rest from health and care provision. We fund healthcare around the world and run clinics, hospitals, dental centres, care homes and retirement villages in a number of countries.

Bupa's purpose is helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives. Our status, as a company limited by guarantee with no shareholders, enables us to make our customers our focus, reinvesting our profits to provide more and better healthcare for current and future customers.


Please apply direct to Katrina Ward-Brown 07740240584