Dental Nursing Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Evolve Sunbury Limited (Employer)

Aspiration Training Ltd. (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £245.00
35.0 hours per week Monday to Friday & 2 Saturdays per month - M - 9am-6pm T - 9am-5pm W - 9-5:30pm T - 11am-8pm S - 9am-3pm - (2 Saturdays a month)
18 months (duration)
26 October 2020(start date)
Dental nurse (apprenticeship standard)
19 October 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The Dental House team brings together a highly experienced and talented team of dental professionals, including dentists, nurses, hygienists, therapists and technicians, each bringing to the team a diverse range of clinical and academic skills to address all your dental needs under one roof.

Responsibilities

Ideal for someone who is looking for a new challenge, or school leaver, motivated and is able to be flexible with hours. You will undertake an apprenticeship to gain your Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing. 

Duties include:

  • Develop competence across a wide range of dental chairside support procedures
  • Develop knowledge of a wide range of practical treatment procedures and the relevant support necessary to ensure effective outcomes
  • Develop competence in the manipulation and application of dental materials across a wide range of dental treatment procedures
  • Develop a comprehensive knowledge and application of a wide range of dental instruments and other relevant equipment necessary during preparation for treatment procedures
  • Learn to prepare individual treatment rooms for a wide range of dental procedures
  • Develop and demonstrate competence in decontamination and sterilisation of medical and dental devices within clinical and non-clinical environments, ensuring appropriate records are completed
  • Be responsible as part of the clinical team for the care of the patient from arrival to completion of treatment
  • Under supervision carry out the following: reception duties, answering telephone, receiving mail, meeting and greeting of patients and/or carers, managing department diaries and day books, sending appointments by mail, maintenance of monthly recall systems, filing and pulling of patient records, maintenance and upkeep of all patient records and correspondence

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. Only candidates with a genuine interest in becoming a dental nurse need apply. A fully enhanced DBS and a course of Hepatitis B vaccines will be required for the successful candidate.

Skills Required

  • Ambitious
  • Hard-working
  • Have a 'can do approach

Qualities Required

  • Willing to learn and take on new challenged
  • A quick learner who is willing to take things on board

Qualifications Required

  • Maths and English GCSE A*-C or equivalent

Training Provided

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