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Dental nurse apprentice

Job description
We provide a full range of general dentistry in a comfortable and caring environment. Our reputation is built on excellent care in relaxed and friendly surroundings. Our aim is to provide the best standard of dental care. To achieve this, we invest in equipment and infrastructure of our practice and ongoing professional training of our team.

As an Apprentice Dental Nurse you will be assisting with all clinical aspects within the surgery and providing patients with a high level of care so you need to be unflappable under pressure and able to put people at ease. You will receive ongoing support, development and training to equip you with the skills and knowledge required for a successful dental nursing career. Your daily activities could include:

 

sterilising instruments

updating patient records

maintaining equipment

preparing instruments and materials for various treatments

being responsible for infection control in the dental surgery

During your Apprenticeship you’ll develop the skills required to support patients and dental staff in providing safe and effective treatment from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments

Entry requirements

Maths and English GCSE A*-C or equivalent

Skills required

Hardworking individual with a desire to become a qualified dental nurse.

Personal qualities

Ambitious

Hard-working

Have a 'can do approach'

Must be a team player

Must have an outgoing personality as you will be interacting with patients

Willing to learn and take on new challenges

A quick learner who is willing to take things on board

Qualifications taken

Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing

Maths and English Functional Skills if required

 

Employer description

We opened our practice in 2011 in the heart of picturesque town of Southwell serving the town and the wider community.

We provide a full range of family and general dentistry in a comfortable and caring environment. Our reputation is built on excellent dental care in relaxed and friendly surroundings & our aim is to provide the very best standard of dental care for you and your family. To achieve this, we invest heavily in the equipment and infrastructure of our practice and in the ongoing professional training of our team.

What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of apprenticeship.
Company
Southwell Dental Care
Location
SOUTHWELL / NG25 0BH
Salary
£152 per week
Working week
Monday - Friday
Start date
28/10/2019
Application close date
21/10/2019
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