Trainee Dental Nurse – Dalkeith


We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our friendly and professional team at SR Dental Care. We are a busy mixed NHS and Private practice based in Dalkeith town centre we offer a wide range of treatments to our patients.

We are a well established practice serving Dalkeith and surrounding areas for over 40 years.

We are looking for someone who is-

Friendly, well presented, honest and trustworthy

Good communication and interpersonal skills

Good timekeeping

Able to work in a busy environment as part of team but also on own

Willing to demonstrate highest levels of patient care in surgery and on reception

Eager to learn and has an interest in a long term dental career

Duties and Responsibilities

Chairside assistance to dentists and dental hygienist

Keep surgeries and clinical areas clean, decontamination of instruments

Reception duties including receiving phone calls, booking appointments, processing payments and cashing up

Checking stock and requesting orders when required.

If you think you are the right person for this position, please send us your covering letter and CV to


  • Company pension
  • Employee mentoring programme


  • Monday to Friday
    No weekends

If you would like more information about this vacancy, please email

S4-S6 Leavers – Chromebooks

All S4-S6 leavers should return their  Chromebook, case and charger to the school office ideally before finishing up for exam leave.  Chromebooks can be kept for exam leave if required however they should returned before the last exam has taken place. Please note that all stickers have to be removed before the Chromebook is returned.

Celebrating Achievement – Anna Lawson & Ava Marko

Congratulations to Ava Marko and Anna Lawson who are swim teammates at East Lothian and competed in a competition together recently.
Anna won gold for 100 free, 50 free, 100 backstroke and bronze for 100 breaststroke.
Ava won silver for 100 fly, 100 breaststroke and bronze for 50 free.
Both girls train very hard and support each other as teammates.

Interested in what’s happening in Woodburn and central Dalkeith?

Interested in what’s happening in Woodburn and central Dalkeith? Then come along to Dalkeith Welfare Hall on Friday 5 May from noon to 3.30pm to meet new people and get involved in improving the local area.

There will be food, stalls and the chance to make new connections at the event organised by the Living Well in Central Dalkeith and Woodburn Group.

Living Well in Central Dalkeith and Woodburn, which includes local groups as such as the Central Dalkeith and Woodburn Pantry along with Midlothian Council and the NHS, has been set up to support the health and wellbeing and reduce inequality of those who live in Central Dalkeith and Woodburn.

The group is helping develop a new Local Outcome Improvement Plan (LOIP). Once the plan is agreed, the group will be working with local people, partners and community groups, to put some of the agreed community actions in place.

Its aims are:

·       to improve health, wellbeing and learning outcomes

·       towards no child or household living in poverty

·       to progress towards net zero carbon emissions for example; reducing food waste, alternative energy, active travel, reuse, recycling and upcycling.

So if you want to have a say and get involved then come along on Friday 5 May. The hall is on St Andrew’s Street in Dalkeith, EH22 1AP.