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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.

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

GCSEs at grades A-C (or equivalent) in Maths and English.

Skills required

Hard working

Polite

Good communication skills

Ability to cope well under pressure

Personal qualities

Work well together as a team member, punctual, can use own initiative, flexible has to be able to get here for required start

Qualifications taken

Level 3 Dental Nurse apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing that is recognised by the General Dental Council
Employer description

We are an established dental practice based in Desford, Leicestershire. We offer a complete range of general and cosmetic dental services in a friendly and relaxed environment.

What next?
Possibility to become a full-time employee upon completion of the apprenticeship.
Company
Desford Dental Practice
Location
LEICESTER / LE9 9JR
Salary
£192.5 per week
Working week
Monday - Friday
Start date
23/09/2019
Application close date
20/09/2019
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