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Dental nursing apprenticeship

Job description
To be part of the practice team assisting in the provision and development of dental care procedures in line with GDC guidelines and practice policies to ensure maximum contribution to patient care.

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 must to be able to cope well under pressure and have the ability to be able to put people at ease. You will receive ongoing support, development and training that will equip you with the skills and knowledge required for a successful dental nursing career. Your duties will include the following:-

  • sterilising instruments
  • updating patient records
  • maintaining equipment
  • preparing instruments and materials for various treatments
  • being responsible for infection control in the dental surgery

Throughout your Apprenticeship you will develop the required skills to support patients and dental staff in providing safe and effective treatments, 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

Successful candidates will be expected to have full health screening and be willing to have a Hepatitis B vaccination. This post is subject to a clear DBS check.

 

Entry requirements

Maths and English GCSE A-C or equivalent

Skills required

Willing to learn and take on new challenges

A quick learner who is willing to take things on board

Ambitious

Hard-working

Personal qualities

Have a 'can do approach'

Must be a team player

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

Qualifications taken

Level 3 Dental Nurse standard

Maths and English Functional Skills if required

Employer description
Hale Dental have assembled one of the most experienced and qualified dental teams in the country. All of their clinicians have lectured at national conferences in their specific field. They all have Masters degrees (at the very least) and are passionate about treating patients, as well as teaching their fellow dentists
What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of the apprenticeship.
Company
HALE DENTAL & IMPLANT CLINIC
Location
ALTRINCHAM / WA15 9SD
Salary
£162 per week
Working week
Monday - Friday
Start date
29/07/2019
Application close date
26/07/2019
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