Dental Nursing Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Evolve Sunbury Limited (Employer)

Aspiration Training Ltd. (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £252.00
36.0 hours per week Monday to Saturday; shifts to be confirmed.
18 months (duration)
14 February 2021(start date)
Dental nurse (apprenticeship standard)
7 February 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The Dental House team are offering an exciting apprenticeship. You will work with the team whilst completing a Dental Nurse Apprenticeship Standard.

Responsibilities

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

Duties include:

  • Developing competence across a wide range of dental chairside support procedures
  • Developing knowledge of a wide range of practical treatment procedures and the relevant support necessary to ensure effective outcomes
  • Developing competence in the manipulation and application of dental materials across a wide range of dental treatment procedures
  • Developing a comprehensive knowledge and application of a wide range of dental instruments and other relevant equipment necessary during preparation for treatment procedures
  • Learning to prepare individual treatment rooms for a wide range of dental procedures
  • Developing and demonstrate competence in decontamination and sterilisation of medical and dental devices within clinical and non-clinical environments, ensuring appropriate records are completed
  • Being 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 the apprenticeship.

Skills Required

  • Able to learn new skills quickly
  • Have a 'can do' approach

Qualities Required

  • Willing to learn and take on new challenges
  • Ambitious
  • Hard-working

Qualifications Required

GCSE maths and English A*-C/9-4 or equivalent.

Training Provided

  • Dental Nurse Apprenticeship Standard: Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing
  • Maths and English Functional Skills if required
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