Histon Dental Surgery 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

This apprenticeship is paying National Minimum Wage

Employer information

We provide NHS and private dental services to South Cambridgshire including Histon and impington, Milton, Horningsea, Landbeach, Waterbeach, Fen Ditton, Girton, Madingley, Dry Drayton, Bar Hill, Oakington, Longstanton, Rampton and Cottenham and we are offering an apprenticeship for a person passionate about starting a career they can build upon and offering training to the highest standards.

Additional information

Requirements

General

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
Prospects
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
Considerations
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.