Dental Nurse Apprentice (VAC1000247636)

Posted 3 weeks ago

Brief Overview of the RoleThe training you will be getting

A great opportunity has come up for the successful candidate to join our friendly team at The Staffordshire Clinic. As an apprentice dental nurse, you will assist the dentist and undergo full training to develop skills to enable you to progress with a view for a full-time vacancy once qualified.

Duties to Include

  • Assisting the dentist chairside
  • Updating client records
  • Cleaning and decontamination of tools and surgery
  • Reception duties
  • General admin duties

The training you will be getting

  • NVQ Level 3 in Dental Nursing Functional skills in Maths and English if required
  • A level 3 qualification which has been approved by the General Dental Council as meeting the requirements for entry to the professional register as a dental nurse

Desired skills and personal qualities

Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Attention to detail, Communication skills, Customer care skills, Initiative, IT skills, Logical, Non judgemental, Organisation skills, Patience, Physical fitness, Problem solving skills, Team working

Desired Qualifications

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

Working Hours

Mon – Thurs 08:45 – 17:30 Fri 08.45 – 13:15.

Future Prospects

  • There will be a full-time position available for the successful applicant who completes the apprenticeship

About the Company:

At The Staffordshire Clinic, our aim is for every patient who comes into the practice to feel at home, no matter what the reason for their visit is. The whole team wants every patient’s journey at the practice to be relaxed, positive, and as unique as they are. Every patient will have their own set of needs, desires, hopes and fears about dental treatment, so we will spend time getting to know you to find out what yours are, and to answer any questions you may have. We strive to provide the highest standards of treatment for every patient, at every appointment. Located over 3 floors in a renovated Georgian house, the practice has been designed with comfort in mind. Your first point of contact will be our helpful, friendly reception team, who can answer many of your questions. While you wait for your appointments you can relax in our modern waiting area, where you can make yourself at home.

Job Features

Job CategoryDentistry
Job IndustryDental Nursing
Salary/Rate:£11,814 per annum
Contract Length:18 Months
Start Date:June 2024
Job Reference:VAC1000247636
Apprenticeship Standard:Level 2
Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

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