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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
  • 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
At Chantry House we offer first class dental care in a relaxed and family-friendly environment. Our downstairs surgery is large and airy with views over the gardens and is easily accessible, particularly for any elderly or disabled patients. Upstairs we have a very active hygiene program where our hygienists will help you fight the battle against plaque build up and decay. Outside we have ample free parking right at the front door. The practice, which has been established for over 16 years, features the latest in dental technology including intra-oral cameras and chair side computer screens so we can show you a detailed picture of the treatment required. We will also listen to requests as to what music you would like to hear when in the surgery so just sit back and let us take care of things.
What next?
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of the apprenticeship.
Company
Chantry House Dental Practice
Location
BOGNOR REGIS / PO22 0EE
Salary
£140 per week
Working week
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Start date
28/10/2019
Application close date
25/10/2019
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