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Society of British Dental Nurses

Championing the professional vision of dental nurses, paving the way for a fulfilling career and achieving goals with ‘ a can do ‘ approach. We know only too well how hard dental nurses work and what it takes to be excellent at what you do… We are stronger together.

 

Not-for-profit organisation

Mission statement

Our vision is to inspire and engage dental nurses at each and every stage of their career. We will consider the here and now, and the future landscape of dentistry. Our guiding philosophy is that we will support the development of a sustainable and effective workforce, which as a result will advance our profession through education and professional activity.

5 core values are central to our work

  1. Influencing policy and informing change
  2. Enhancing the capacity and ability of our membership
  3. Placing education, learning, experience, growth and development at the heart of the Society
  4. Recognising national and local priorities and our role within these areas
  5. Dedicated to the education and support of dental nursing students

Member Benefits

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Access to our Member area

Career pathway advice & support. 

Help to create your PDP

eCPD Guidance & free eCPD

Advice on GDC processes & procedures

Event calendar listing regional events

Interview preparation & techniques

Student dental Nurse support & guidance.     Studies / Exams / Concerns

Exclusive student dental nurse members area

Indemnity Advice & Guidance

Preferential  indemnity package for members

Helpline & Mentorship – Supporting you when you need it most.

Free legal advice

Regular Newsletters & Updates

Conferences & Regional Events

Request a Speaker

Guidance Sheets 

 Exclusive Member discounts & offers

Latest News

Enhanced CPD – The Facts

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Enhanced CPD – The Facts In order to remain on the General Dental Council (GDC) register and continue to practice ALL registrants must undertake the required ECPD as defined by the GDC. CPD is defined as 'learning, training or other [...]

Wuhan novel Coronavirus Latest Information – Guidance for the dental team

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Update The Office of the CDO England shares a tripartite letter and a flowchart  - read it here February 2020 Dear colleagues Novel Coronavirus: Advice for the NHS in England This letter updates the advice sent on 31st January 2020. [...]

Reminder of Social Media Guidelines

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The Society of British Dental Nurses provide guidance to its' members and followers based on the regulators standards for the Dental Team. The Society have a strong position on social media and its' use and encourage dental professionals to consider [...]

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Link to Our Podcasts

SBDN Podcasts

Upcoming Events

NEBDN Study Day Manchester

March 7 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

ECPD Event 2nd May

May 2 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Events

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