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
Maths and English GCSE A*-C or equivalent.
Have a 'can do approach'
Must be a teamplayer
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
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.
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of apprenticeship.