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.
There is something else to smile about, upon successful completion of this apprenticeship you will have gained a City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing that is recognised by the General Dental Council.
Maths and English GCSE A*-C or equivalent
Genuine interest in doing a dental nurse apprenticeship
- Have a 'can do approach'
- Must be a team player
- Must have an outgoing personality as you will be interacting with patients
- Willing to learn and take on new challenges
- A quick learner who is willing to take things on board
- Level 3 Dental Nurse standard
- Level 2 Maths and English Functional Skills if required
An excellent opportunity working for an established dental practice based in Fishermead, Milton Keynes which is expanding and will be moving to larger premises in the same area in the near future. You will work in a busy practice dealing with all aspects of oral health and hygiene. Working under the care and guidance of experienced dentists with a friendly support team. This position would best suit a person who is keen to learn, well spoken, reliable, punctual, efficient, organised and keen to make patients feel welcome and cared for.
Full training will be given and enrolment on to a Dental Nursing Level 3 qualification will be included.
Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of apprenticeship.