Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Level 3 – Eastgate Dental Centre

Job description

During the Dental Nurse Apprenticeship you will receive ongoing support, development and training to equip you with the skills and knowledge required to become a qualified dental nurse and have a successful career in dental nursing.

Your daily activities could include:

  • Assisting the dentist in providing safe and effective treatments to patients, from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments.
  • Proving patients with a high level of care
  • Setting up and cleaning surgery
  • Sterilising instruments
  • Updating patient records
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Preparing instruments and materials for various treatments
  • Adhering to practice policies and procedures

This role will be paying National Minimum Wage

Employer information

Eastgate Dental Centre (EDC) first established by Sanjay in 2005 to provide dental care for the community in Fairford leys in Aylesbury. We have continually expanded with providing eye care in 2014, orthodontics in 2019 and now also aesthetic treatments such as anti wrinkle treatments and skin care and due to our continuing growth, we are in a position to offer and fabulous opporutnity for a keen, enthusiastic apprentice to join our nursing team.

Additional information



GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in Maths and English are essential.

Skill requirements

  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Team working
Possibility of ongoing employment and further development following completion of the dental nursing qualification.
Training provided

Level 3 Dental Nurse apprenticeship standard, which includes:

Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing

End-Point Assessment (EPA)

On the job training

If you are using public transport to get to this employer, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular service is available. It is a requirement to have a course of Hepatitis B vaccines and a clear, enhanced DBS.