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Dental nursing apprenticeship

Job description
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.

There is something else to smile about; upon successful completion of this apprenticeship you will have gained a City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing that is recognised by the General Dental Council, along with Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English

Entry requirements

Maths and English GCSE A*-C or equivalent.

Skills required

Have a 'can do approach'

Must be a teamplayer

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

Personal qualities

Willing to learn and take on new challenges

A quick learner who is willing to take things on board

Ambitious

Hard-working

Qualifications taken

Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing

Maths and English Functional Skills if required

Employer description

Family Dental Care offer quality NHS and Private dental services to Chessington, Kingston Upon Thames and the surrounding areas. We take pride in the quality of service we deliver and aim to improve access to affordable, quality dental care and cosmetic solutions to local residents.

What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of apprenticeship.
Company
Family Dental Centre
Location
CHESSINGTON / KT9 2AJ
Salary
£150 per week
Working week
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
Start date
27/01/2020
Application close date
24/01/2020
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