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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

Entry requirements

Maths and English GCSE A-C or equivalent

Skills required

Hard working

Polite

Good communication skills

Ability to cope well under pressure

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

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 if required.

Employer description

We are a small, family run private dental surgery in milton Keynes. We have a lovely cohort of patients and equally lovely staff.


 

 

 

 

 

 

What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of the apprenticeship.
Company
Silver Oaks Dental
Location
MILTON KEYNES / MK2 2NX
Salary
£150 per week
Working week
Monday to Friday, occasional Saturday
Start date
29/07/2019
Application close date
26/07/2019
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