Level 3 Dental Nurse Apprenticeship - Family Dental Practice

Dental Level 3

Job description

During the Dental Nurse Apprenticeship, you will receive ongoing support, development and training to equip you with the skills and knowledge required to qualify and have a successful career in dental nursing.

Your daily activities could include:

Assisting the dentist in providing safe and effective treatments to patients, from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments

Providing patients with a high level of care

Setting up and cleaning surgery

Sterilising instruments

Updating patient records

Maintaining equipment

Preparing instruments and materials for various treatments

Adhering to practice policies and procedures

During your working day, the dental practice will support you with learning the practical skills required, whilst your training provider (Aspiration Training) will teach you the theory side.  Your study will be based online with regular teaching and 1-2-1 sessions.  Off the job training will be given throughout your apprenticeship during paid working hours.


Employer information

Family Dental Practice is proud to serve Brighton, East Sussex and surrounding areas. We are dedicated to providing the highest level of dental medicine along with friendly, compassionate service.

Our team of dedicated dental health professionals are here to serve you. We combine extensive knowledge in the field of dentistry with a passion for helping people love their smiles. It is our goal to create a friendly and professional atmosphere that you can rely on for all of your dental needs.

If you have any questions about how we can care for your teeth & mouth, please don't hesitate to call us at 0127 330-3670. Thank you!

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Key info

Our reference

29527

Wages per week

£240

Hours

30 p/w

Location

East Sussex, Brighton

Posted

05/07/2024

Possible start

01/09/2024

Status

Live

Sector

Dental

Employer

Family Dental Practice
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Additional information

Requirements

Maths and English GCSE at Grade C/4 or above (or equivalent) are desirable.  If you do not have these, you will study functional skills alongside your apprenticeship.

Prospects

This is a great opportunity to be trained and secure long-term employment. Once qualified, there are a number of routes for further training and development, including dental hygienist, dental therapist or dental cosmetics. Also, the opportunity for career progression into head nurse, team leader, or practice manager.

Training provided

The apprenticeship provides employment and training within a dental practice to study the Level 3 dental nurse apprenticeship.  The apprenticeship is designed to teach the knowledge, skills and behaviours necessary to ensure competency in all aspects of clinical duties including: -

Preparing for Professional Practice in Dental Nursing

Infection Prevention and Control

First Aid and Medical Emergencies

Oral and General Health

Endodontic Treatments

Prosthetic Treatments

Radiation and Radiography

Periodontal Disease and Cavity Restoration

Health and Safety

Extractions and Minor Oral Surgery

Management of Oral Health Diseases and Dental Anatomy, Oral Health Assessments and Treatment Planning

Upon successful completion you will awarded the relevant qualification to apply for professional registration as a dental nurse to the General Dental Council (GDC).

Considerations

The apprenticeship provides employment and training within a dental practice to study the Level 3 dental nurse apprenticeship.  The apprenticeship is designed to teach the knowledge, skills and behaviours necessary to ensure competency in all aspects of clinical duties including: - Preparing for Professional Practice in Dental Nursing Infection Prevention and Control First Aid and Medical Emergencies Oral and General Health Endodontic Treatments Prosthetic Treatments Radiation and Radiography Periodontal Disease and Cavity Restoration Health and Safety Extractions and Minor Oral Surgery Management of Oral Health Diseases and Dental Anatomy, Oral Health Assessments and Treatment Planning Upon successful completion you will awarded the relevant qualification to apply for professional registration as a dental nurse to the General Dental Council (GDC).

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