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.
Maths and English GCSE A*-C or equivalent
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
Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing
Maths and English Functional Skills if required
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.
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of apprenticeship.