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Dental nursing apprenticeship

Job description
Dental services including routine work such as examinations, fillings both basic and cosmetic, root fillings, extractions, dentures, crowns and bridges. We also provide specialist and cosmetic treatments such as teeth whitening, veneers, smile makeovers, teeth straightening including Invisalign and Inman Aligner Therapy and Implants.

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
  • chairside assistance
  • 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
  • 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

Mid Essex Dental Care is part of the Harunani & Co. Group of Dental Surgeries partnership and was established in 1986 to provide dental services to the community.

We are committed to quality and excellence and we have management systems which ensure that we deliver quality service consistently. Our patients are very important to us and we regularly ask for your views on our service.

What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of the apprenticeship.
Company
Mid Essex Dental Care - Dentistry For You
Location
COLCHESTER / CO5 9JT
Salary
£180 per week
Working week
Monday to Friday
Start date
23/09/2019
Application close date
20/09/2019
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