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.
P R & Associates is looking for the successful apprentice to start in January. The rate of pay is negotiable depending on skills and experience.
GCSE A-C Maths and English or equivalent.
- A quick learner who is willing to take things on board and face new challenges
Good working attitude
Level 3 dental nurse standard
English and maths functional skills if required
First established as a Dental Practice in 1903, Peter R. Jones & Associates is now the largest in Pontefract and stands tall as one of the oldest serving dental practices in the area. The practice has grown over the years from a single-handed surgery, to one that now provides an extensive range of treatments by seven dentists.
At P.R.Jones & Associates our aim is to provide high quality treatment in a friendly, caring and relaxed environment. We are committed to continuing dental education and keeping abreast of the changes in modern dentistry. We place emphasis on prevention and patient education to ensure all our patients have a better understanding of how to maintain a healthy mouth. We ensure we build close relationships with our patients so you can work with us to achieve optimum dental health.
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of the apprenticeship.