Level 3 Dental Nursing Apprenticeship – Oakdale Dental

Job description

40 hours per week: M/T/W 08.00am – 5pm Thurs 08:00- 7.30pm Fri 8.00am -12.30 pm

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

Oakdale Dental is a specialist referral dental practice in the heart of Leicester specialising in oral surgery and providing high level implant dentistry. In addition to dental implants and All-On-4 treatment, our highly trained and talented team are able to provide a wide range of services to patients including Invisalign braces,  orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, tooth whitening and dental emergency.

We’ve added extra special touches such as ceiling mounted TVs with entertainment menus to personalise customers in-chair experience.

Additional information



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

Skill requirements

  • Communication 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

We advise candidates to check the location of the setting before applying. If you are using public transport, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular and reliable service is available. For Dental Nursing, it is a requirement to have a course of Hepatitis B vaccines and a clear enhanced DBS. HOURS: M/T/W 8-5 Thurs 8- 7.30 pm Fri 8.00 am to 12.30 pm