Dental Nurse Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Dental Art Clinic (Employer)

Aspiration Training Ltd. (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £182.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 17:00.
18 months (duration)
21 December 2020(start date)
Dental nurse (apprenticeship standard)
7 December 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

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 work towards a Level 3 Dental Nurse apprenticeship standard.

Responsibilities

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.

Future Prospects

Possibility to become a full-time employee upon completion of this apprenticeship.

Reality Check

We advise candidates to check the location of the setting before applying. For Dental Nursing, it is a requirement to have a Hepatitis B injection.

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills
  • Good IT skills

Qualities Required

  • Ambitious
  • Hard working
  • 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

Qualifications Required

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

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)
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