Job Information



Working Hours:



52 weeks



We have an exciting part-time opportunity for a qualified Dental Therapist to join our Dental Education Facilities in Truro.

The post holder will provide high quality primary care dental therapy and hygiene services within our dental education facilities. Patients may be referred via student teaching clinics, from our team of qualified dentists or may be seen under Direct Access.

Peninsula Dental Social Enterprise (PDSE) is an award-winning Community Interest Company that provides primary care dental treatment and outreach services to local communities in Devon and Cornwall. As a social enterprise we are a values driven organisation with a focus on patient-centered care and addressing local oral health needs. We work closely with the University of Plymouth’s Peninsula Dental School to support the clinical education of its dental healthcare students.

You must be registered with the GDC and have completed a BSc in Dental Hygiene/Therapy.

This role includes:

  • A salary dependent on qualifications and experience
  • Paid Indemnity Insurance
  • Opportunity to claim back professional registration fees
  • Free PPE and scrub top/trousers
  • Access to a free online CPD platform
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to the Scottish Widows pension scheme with generous employer contributions
  • Generous holiday entitlement, increasing after 5 years’ service
  • Access to our Cycle to Work Scheme
  • 100% of lab fees paid
  • Senior clinician support and advice
  • Access to R4 Software, plus digital X-Rays
  • Support to develop your skills and career

This post is subject to receipt of clearance from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

If you wish to find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact