Dental Surgery

Dental Nursing Apprenticeship

Employer:

Dental Surgery

Training Provider:

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Weekly wage £145.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Friday - Between 8.30am - 5.30pm.
duration: 18 months
start: 30 March 2020
York
Advanced(level 3)
Dental nurse (apprenticeship standard)
20 March 2020 (application closing date)
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.

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 on completion of 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 course of Hepatitis B injections.

Skills Required

  • Have a 'can do approach'
  • Must be a teamplayer
  • Must have an outgoing personality as you will be interacting with patients

Qualities Required

  • Willing to learn and take on new challenges
  • A quick learner who is willing to take things on board
  • Ambitious
  • Hard-working

Qualifications Required

Maths and English GCSE A*-C (9-4) or equivalent.

Training Provided

  • Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing
  • Maths and English Functional Skills if required
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