Apprentice Dental Nurse Dental Surgery
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.
Closing date: 20 Oct 2017
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).
Total hours per week: 35.00
Possible start date
23 Oct 2017
18 Sep 2017
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
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 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.
Riverway Dental Centre 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 South Benfleet 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
The successful candidate must be reliable, organised, with good communication skills, computer literate, and keen to learn.
You must be of a smart and professional appearance at all times, wearing a clean, presentable uniform and have a positive attitude.
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.
Things to consider
About the employer
- Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3
- Functional Skills in English and Maths
- Health and Safety
- Equality and Diversity
- First Aid at Work
Dental health > Dental Nurse
ANDERSON STOCKLEY ACCREDITED TRAINING LTD
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Closing date: 20 Oct 2017