Dental Nursing Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Sandal Dentalcare (Employer)

Aspiration Training Ltd. (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £216.00
36.0 hours per week Monday - Friday - To be discussed at interview
18 months (duration)
9 November 2020(start date)
Dental nurse (apprenticeship standard)
2 November 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.

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 the 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 and a DBS check

Skills Required

  • Have a 'can do' approach
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to cope well under pressure

Qualities Required

  • Must be a team player
  • Must have an outgoing personality as you will be interacting with patients
  • Hardworking
  • Polite

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:

City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing that is recognised by the General Dental Council

Level 2 functional Skills in maths and English (if applicable)

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