Apprentice Dental Nurse C Harris

This is a fantastic opportunity to progress into an exciting dental career in a busy dental practice which is looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to work alongside the dental team.

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Closing date: 20 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00

  • Working week

    38.5 hrs per week, Monday to Friday. Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 38.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    23 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    15 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001310372

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include assisting in the provision and delivery of dental care to patients, reception duties and decontamination/sterilising in the surgery.

In-house training will be given by an experienced team and the Apprenticeship qualification will be provided in the workplace.

The ideal candidate will have grade C’s GCSE or above (or equivalent) in English and Maths.  They must be organised, with good communication skills, be computer literate, keen to learn, be of smart and professional appearance at all times and have a positive attitude.  

Market House Dental Practice are looking to recruit a hardworking, reliable and enthusiastic person who wants to develop a career in dental nursing. 

We are a friendly and well established practice in Buckinghamshire and are looking for someone to join our growing team. 

Our ideal candidate would have a professional approach with a mature and hardworking attitude. They would provide excellent patient care and show commitment to their work. 

As a Dental Nurse your duties would include:

  • Providing chair side assistance to the Dentist 
  • Ensure the care and welfare of patients 
  • Preparing and maintaining the clinical environment 
  • Sterilisation of instruments 
  • Mixing materials 
  • Charting on the computer 
  • Complying with strict cross infection procedures 
  • Developing digital x-rays 
  • Ensure adequate stocks of materials are within the surgery 
  • Carrying out some reception and administrative tasks 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The successful candidate must:

  • Be reliable
  • Be organised
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be computer literate
  • Keen to learn

Personal qualities

  • You must be of a smart and professional appearance at all times, wearing a clean, presentable uniform and have a positive attitude

Qualifications required

  • GCSE Maths and English Grade C and above (or equivalent)
  • Qualification will be checked before your application is submitted to the employer
  • An initial assessment for Maths and English is also required

Future prospects

There are good career progression opportunities for example: Hygienist & Practice Management and many other industry professions for the right person.

Things to consider

You will be required to have a Hepatitis B injection and pass a DBS check.

About the employer

Market House Dental Practice are a well-established Dental Practice in Buckinghamshire, offering Private and NHS treatments to its patients

Employer

C Harris

Address

Market House Dental Surgery

Market Place

Gerrards Cross

SL9 9HA

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Training provider

  • Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths
  • Health and Safety
  • Equality and Diversity
  • First Aid at Work

Apprenticeship standard

Dental health > Dental Nurse

Training provider

ANDERSON STOCKLEY ACCREDITED TRAINING LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Anderson Stockley Accredited Training Ltd

Contact

Nathan Richards


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Closing date: 20 Oct 2017