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Dental nurse apprenticeship

Job description
As a Dental Nurse Apprentice 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.

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

None specified

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

Ilkely Dental Practice is a very modern 2-surgery practice. The practice provides NHS and has excellent opportunity for private dentistry. There is a dental hygienist and the team work in a relaxed and caring environment. We are fully computerised using SOE and digital x-ray facilities within the surgery.

What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of apprenticeship.
Company
Ilkley Dental Practice- Dental Partners
Location
ILKLEY / LS29 8UA
Salary
£230 per week
Working week
Monday to Friday
Start date
27/04/2020
Application close date
24/04/2020
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