High Trees Clinic Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Level 3

Job description

The role of a trainee dental nurse and receptionist:
Setting up and closing down of the surgery and clinical rooms.
Provide excellent patient care – Be enthusiastic, positive and keen to uphold our company values
Assist chair side and prepare for various procedures
Update patient records and clinical notes
Diary management – forward planning clinician diaries, booking and rescheduling
Processing payments and handling money.

What we are looking for:
Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills
Work well within a team
Computer literate
Good organisational skills
Reliable & punctual

Employer information

High Trees Clinic is poly clinic with a multidisciplinary team consisting of general dentists, oral surgeons/consultants & hygienist. We also offer medical and therapy services such as physiotherapy, acupuncture and audiology. We have a general practitioner within the clinic who provides a vast service list. The successful candidate will have learning opportunities within the dentistry world but also gain plenty of knowledge of other medical and therapy disciplinaries and work to support various clinicians. We are a small but busy clinic located in the heart of Dore with a diverse and supportive team and client base.

Additional information



GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in Maths and English are desirable. If you do not have these grades, you will be required to complete Functional Skills.

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.