Eastbury Dental Practice Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Level 3

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

Employer information

At Eastbury Dental Practice we take great pride in the quality of our dentistry.  Our experienced team is sensitive to the needs of every patient and focused on making your visit a relaxed and comfortable one.  Using advanced dental equipment, our two modern surgeries ensure effortless and virtually pain-free dentistry.  he team at Eastbury Dental Practice is fully skilled to deliver the highest level of patient care.  Our dentists continually strive to extend their knowledge through extensive training, whilst all our nurses undergo structured professional development as required by the General Dental Council.

Additional information



GCSE Maths and English grade 4-9 are essential.

Skill requirements

  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Team working
  • Patience
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

Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

End-Point Assessment (EPA)

On the job training

We utilise a Virtual Reality Headset as a training tool

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.