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Dental nursing apprenticeship

Job description
Provide clinical support to dentists, hygienists and patients under supervision, assist with reception or any clerical duties as required and perform such other tasks as reasonably requested by the practice owner Practice Owner

▪ Assist dentist, therapist by providing dental chairside support duties relevant to stage of competence under supervision of a named GDC registrant in accordance with the GDC guidance for trainee dental nurses

▪ Keep a log of your structured induction and on-going compliance training using Training Record template and ensure each training session is counter-signed by your supervisor – a named GDC registrant

▪ Work towards a nationally recognised qualification leading to the registration with the GDC

▪ Follow all practice policies and procedures

▪ Establish, promote and maintain productive working relationships with all of the dental team

▪ Liaise with the practice manager on all matters concerning administration, pay and conditions

▪ Assist with reception duties and perform other clerical duties if required

▪ Take reasonable care for your own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by your work

Entry requirements

Maths and English GCSE A*-C or equivalent.

Skills required
  • Ambitious
  • Hard-working
  • Have a 'can do approach'
Personal qualities
  • Willing to learn and take on new challenged
  • 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 are dedicated to providing the highest possible standard of orthodontic care. Treatment is provided by consultants and specialist orthodontists who lead a team of highly trained orthodontic therapists and orthodontic nurses.

We provide state-of-art treatment in a modern and spacious environment, conveniently situated in heart of High Wycombe, Amersham and Marlow


What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of apprenticeship.
Making Smiles Amersham
£188 per week
Working week
Monday to Friday and one Saturday a month
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