Dental Nursing Advanced Apprenticeship NATIONWIDE HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS LIMITED

Nationwide Healthcare Providers based in Radford are looking for a friendly and welcoming Dental Nurse Apprentice to join their small but busy practice.

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

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Closing date: 16 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

  • Working week

    40 hours p/w Mon-Fri 8am-6pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    21 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC091061334

  • Positions

    15 available

Nationwide Healthcare Providers are recruiting a friendly and approachable Apprentice Dental Nurse.

Duties include:

  • Working chairside, with a dentist / hygienist in a busy dental practice
  • To ensure Health and Safety is adhered to at all times in surgery.
  • To be professional at all times.
  • To ensure you have good communication at all times
  • To make patients feel at ease and comfortable at all times.
  • To innovate ideas and initiate action to improve the overall perception of the practice, ensuring its good name continues.
  • To ensure all facilities are presented to the highest levels of cleanliness and comfort.
  • To be aware of all Health & Safety issues within the practice, to constantly implement and assess procedures drawing attention to any unsafe practices.
  • To make sure all parts of the practice are safe and secure when not in use.
  • To cover duties of such other members of staff as required.
  • To undertake any other duties as may be required to assist in the running of the Dental Practice
  • Portray a professional and positive image of the Dental Practice, wearing the uniform provided whilst on duty.

This apprenticeship is work based learning therefore most of the time you will be working at the employer's address. You will only need to attend college in Nottingham City Centre for initial assessments, enrolment and one day every 2 weeks for training.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Friendly and approachable, commitment to ensure patients receives the best possible service. Ability to work under pressure to deadlines and to multi task in an organised manner. To have an interest in the Medical / Healthcare environment

Personal qualities

Ability to work on own initiative and to work as a team. Attention to detail

Qualifications required

3 x GSCE's grade A*-C or 9-4 to include English and Maths (or equivalent)

Future prospects

Upon Successful completion of the programme registration with the General Dental Council will be applicable to all qualified Dental Nurses Portray a positive image of the practice, wearing the uniform provided whilst on duty. Potential for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship

Things to consider

Able to travel to the employers address easily. Happy to attend college in Nottingham City Centre one day every 2 weeks during term time.

About the employer

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Employer

NATIONWIDE HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS LIMITED

Address

385 Alfreton Road

Nottingham

NG7 5LR

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Training provider

  • You will complete the following on a day release basis once every 2 weeks at college:- Advanced Apprenticeship in Dental Nursing Diploma Level 3 Dental Nursing ERR - Employer Rights and Responsibilities Functional Skills Maths Level 2 if required Functional Skills English Level 2 if required.

Apprenticeship framework

Unknown Framework

Training provider

CENTRAL COLLEGE NOTTINGHAM

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Central College Nottingham

Contact

Ashleigh Oates


Other information

The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 18 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. * Please note that anyone under the age of 18 will only work a maximum of 40 hours per week. Any role which exceeds these hours on advert will be amended accordingly to fall in line with the legislation * * Please note if the successful applicant is found prior to the closing date the vacancy maybe withdrawn early* This apprenticeship is work based learning therefore most of the time you will be working at the employer's address. Depending on your training you will only need to attend college in Nottingham for initial assessments, enrolment and a few other rare occasions

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link provided to apply. If you require assistance with applying for this Apprenticeship please contact us on 0115 9457260 or email on business@centralnottingham.ac.uk


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

Apply now

Closing date: 16 Nov 2017