Apprentice Dental Nurse K S Hunjan & Associates Ltd

KS Hunjan are looking to take on a confident, smart and intelligent individual to become part of their hard working team in Bradford. If you have patience and are looking to pursue a career in Dental Nursing, this could be the position for you!

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 08 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £122.50

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001304554

  • Positions

    1 available

Dr. K.S. Hunjan & Associates based in Bradford & Halifax provide a full range of dental treatments. They welcome new private patients and they specialise in cosmetic dentistry.

Day to day tasks:
 

  • Building relationships with patients
  • Reception Duties
  • Managing patient appointments
  • Making sure all equipment is sterilised and ready before procedures and treatments
  • Processing lab requests/ X-Rays
  • Calculating treatment costs

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A positive attitude to learn and develop new skills are always a must
  • Excellent customer service skills are also vital as a career in Dental has constant interactions with the public on a day to day basis

Personal qualities

  • Candidates must be punctual, friendly, keen to progress
  • Must be willing to work as part of a team and as an individual
  • Must also work hard to achieve the qualification they are working towards

Qualifications required

4 GCSE's A to C in Maths and English.

Access to the Internet and PC is mandatory as all coursework is submitted to your assessor via an online electronic portfolio.

Future prospects

There are a range of post registration courses available for dental nurses looking to further their education. They may include a range of higher education qualifications or other work-related education and training to support continuing profession development such as Certificate in Dental Sedation Nursing, Certificate in Oral Health Education etc.

Things to consider

The course requires day release at Bradford College. You should make sure you are able to travel to the company and college before you apply for this vacancy. Make sure your travel costs are realistic for your apprentice salary. Please look at http://www.metrojourneyplanner.info/welcome to plan your journey. To prepare yourself for interview please make sure you have researched this role before applying to familiarise yourself with typical duties and have a look at the company’s website. ALL applications must be done through www.citytraining.org.uk DO NOT CONTACT THE EMPLOYER DIRECTLY. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

About the employer

Dr. K.S. Hunjan & Associates based in Bradford & Halifax provide a full range of dental treatments. They welcome new private patients and they specialise in cosmetic dentistry.

Employer

K S Hunjan & Associates Ltd

Address

A

812

Leeds Road

Bradford

BD3 9TY

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Training provider

Competency qualification: Apprentices will be required to produce work and build an e-portfolio of evidence through blended learning which will include practical and written knowledge assessments which are carried out in the workplace.

Knowledge: Underpinning knowledge (Exam) will involve attending the classroom for a two hour exam and a programme of e-learning (any exam revision required will be undertaken in the classroom)

Functional Skills at level 2 in Maths and English: Functional Skills (projects and tests) will be taught in the classroom for a period of 15 weeks (half a day per functional skill)

Extended award in Employment and Personal skills (a combination of Employment Rights & Responsibilities and Personal Learning & Thinking Skills) will be delivered by e-learning, research and the completion of a workbook and
assignment.

Apprenticeship standard

Dental health > Dental Nurse

Training provider

BRADFORD COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by City Training Services

Contact

Charlotte Greenwood 01274 728316 c.greenwood2@bradfordcollege.ac.uk


Other information

From 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

Employer's Application Instructions

If you would like to be considered for this role then please apply online at www.citytraining.org.uk and you will be invited to sit an initial assessment at City Training Services. If you have previously applied, please call our recruitment team on 01274 728316 and quote the NAS reference number. ***Please ensure that you quote the reference number of the vacancy you wish to be considered for within the ‘Additional Information’ section of the Application Form***


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Oct 2017