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.
To manage the surgery including opening, closing and cross infection control.
To care for patients including assisting the dentist and carrying out some reception work.
To communicate with patients, the rest of the team and the dentists.
To help ensure the appearance of the practice is well kept and clean.
You need to work well with others, be caring and calming. Be a good communicator with team members and patients. Be enthusiastic, have basic computer literacy and organised.