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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

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

National Dental Nursing Awards 2019

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  The Society recognise that there are so many dental nurses out there that go above and beyond their day to day work ad put their heart and soul into the job and yet they go unrecognised. Every year on [...]

Robin Davies Research Awards

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The Society were present at the Robin Davies Research Awards and were delighted for all successful applicants and winners. By all accounts there were a number of applicants with really good projects. The event was hosted by Prof Nairn Wilson [...]

OCDO England launches ‘Record Keeping Standards’

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The Chief Dental Officer for England launched the Record Keeping Standards at the BDIA Dental Showcase.  This brings  consensus and  standardisation  in approach to assessment of Record Keeping Standards - what the professions would like to see is .... one [...]

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Link to Our Podcasts

SBDN Podcasts

Upcoming Events

BSDHT Annual Conference – Celtic Manner

November 22 @ 8:00 am - November 23 @ 5:00 pm

Dental Mentors UK 2nd Conference 23rd Nov

November 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Events

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