Dental Nurse Apprentice (VAC1000245752)

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Brief Overview of the Role

We have an exciting opportunity for an apprentice dental nurse to join our friendly dental practice. We would love you to join us as an apprentice dental nurse and start your exciting career in dental nursing. Assisting other dental health professionals, providing chair side support and a high level of patient care.

Duties to Include

The role of a dental nurse is to assist the dentist with all clinical aspects within the surgery.

This includes but is not exhausted to:

– Greeting and caring for all patients in a polite and courteous manner at all times

– Work closely with the dentist in a professional and appropriate manner

– Provide chair side assistance during all dental procedures – Update computer records and taking notes

– Cleaning surgeries to a high level, maintaining strict cross infection controls

– Preparing instruments and materials during treatments

You will be earning whilst learning during your apprenticeship.

The dental practice will give you all of the practical knowledge you will need in order to qualify as a dental nurse and the training provider (Performance Through People) will teach you all of the theory side.

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Dental Nurse Apprenticeship
  • Functional skills may be required for Math’s and English

Desired skills and personal qualities

Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Attention to detail, Communication skills, Customer care skills, Initiative, IT skills, Logical. Number skills, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working

Desired Qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
  • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable

Working Hours

Mon – Fri 8.15-5pm

Total hours per week: 38.45 hours a week

Future Prospects

Possible full time employment upon successful completion

About the Company:

A private / nhs Walsall dentist based over two sites where you will walk in and walk out smiling. If your dental fear is holding you back from getting the dental treatment you need, we are experienced in treating nervous patients and have various forms of sedation to help where needed. Dr Allsopp alone has been practicing for more than 25 years and completed thousands of dental implant and orthodontic cases. Other doctors at our practice like Dr Mandeep Soorae also bring several years of expertise to our team. Dr Soorae and Dr Allsopp have both trained extensively with the globally renowned Straumann company to learn the very best dental implant techniques. The practice has been awarded the status of Straumann Gold+ Providers and we are Invisalign? Diamond Providers.

Job Features

Job CategoryDentistry
Job IndustryDental Nursing
Salary/Rate:£12,796 per annum
Contract Length:18 Months
Start Date:May 2024
Job Reference:VAC1000245752
Apprenticeship Standard:Level 3
Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

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