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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.

PLEASE NOTE:

Didsbury Dental Practice are looking for the successful apprentice to start in January. The rate of pay will be reviews at 3 and 6 months.

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
  • Organised
  • Friendly
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to use initiative
  • Confident
Qualifications taken
  • Level 3 Dental Nurse standard
  • Maths and English Functional Skills if required
Employer description
Didsbury Dental is situated in a leafy neighbourhood in southern Manchester. Regarded as one of Manchester’s premier dental facilities, we have a highly experienced team offering a range of treatments including emergency dentistry, dental implants, teeth whitening, restorative dentistry and orthodontics. Didsbury Dental is equipped with the very latest state-of-the-art technology to create beautiful, healthy smiles in tranquil surroundings, delivering an excellent level of patient comfort and care.
What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of the apprenticeship.
Company
DIDSBURY DENTAL PRACTICE
Location
MANCHESTER / M20 2PN
Salary
£117 per week
Working week
Monday - Friday, 30 hours minimum a week - hours to be discussed at interview stage
Start date
28/05/2019
Application close date
24/05/2019

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