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National Minimum Wage – FTA Law

By |April 11th, 2019|SBDN|

Key Employment Changes There are a number of important changes to Employment Law coming into force in April 2019. National Minimum Wage  The National Minimum Wage (the “NMW”) will increase on 1 April 2019 for all workers. The NMW will be as follows; For Under 18s - £4.35 (previously £4.20) For 18 – 20 - [...]

National Dental Nurse Educators Group – Tutors, Trainers, Assessors, Moderators

By |March 24th, 2019|SBDN|

Wales at the forefront of change in Dentistry – looking first at Dental Nurse Education

By |March 24th, 2019|SBDN|

Helping to Reduce FTP Cases – Complaints Stakeholder Meeting

By |February 7th, 2019|SBDN|

The Society of British Dental Nurses have been part of the working group from the beginning and feel strongly about this work. Sometimes messages are not always clear when you 'deep dive' into matters of such sensitivity. This work is to try and encourage us all to deal with complaints in a way that looks [...]

Number of events and more to come: SBDN Engaging with Dental Nurses

By |February 4th, 2019|SBDN|

The Society are keen to get out to the Dental Nurses of today , those who have been in the profession a while and students. There have been lots of requests  and they are still coming in. The Midlands group have organised some central events and these we hope will be repeated elsewhere.   The [...]

Supporting Fizz Free February – What are you doing?

By |January 31st, 2019|SBDN|

The Society are supporting 'Fizz Free February' will you be doing your bit. Recent evidence has shown that our children are consuming far to much sugar - the average 10 year old is said to have consumed 18 years worth of sugar (Gov, 2019). The Health Minister in Wales has announced that they will look [...]

GDC Move to Birmingham: Society Of British Dental Nurses Attends GDC Launch

By |January 31st, 2019|SBDN|

The GDC has moved part of its business to Birmingham as part of Shifting the Balance. The Society were delighted to attend the launch event and participate in the questions and answers sessions - leading the the voice of our members  and followers. There were some great discussions and valuable points made. We were pleased [...]

Booking is now open: East Midlands Dental Symposium

By |January 22nd, 2019|SBDN|

East Midlands Dental Symposium The Society have organised yet another excellent event in the East Midlands - This is a quality assured event, meeting the GDC guidelines and the Development Outcomes in part A, B, C, D.  Always a great networking event and the whole team are welcome Early Bird Discounted Fees are in Place [...]

Dental Learning Hub 2019 East Midlands Group – Free* Infection Control & Hand Hygiene

By |January 22nd, 2019|SBDN|

The East Midlands branch of the Society begin there monthly CPD and workforce development meetings on the 7th February with Infection Prevention and Control - some great areas being looked at. Why not come and join us - Free to members, £5.00 for non-members, first meeting of 2019 bring a friend for free.   book [...]

Volunteering: Do you have Time?

By |January 15th, 2019|SBDN|

Dentaid have two days in January where they are looking for cover on the mobile unit  - could you help? contact us on 07437481182 by Friday please