Dental Nurse Apprenticeship Dental Clinique

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice to work within a very busy dental practice, based in Wednesbury. The Apprentice will play an important team role in the day-to-day planning, organisation and smooth running of the department, to ensure all financial and business objectives are met.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    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, Tues Wed 8am-5.30pm Thursday 8am-6.30pm Friday 8am-2.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Oct 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001316782

  • Positions

    1 available

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice to work within a very busy dental practice, based in Wednesbury

The Apprentice will play an important team role in the day-to-day planning, organisation and smooth running of the department, to ensure all financial and business objectives are met.

Duties to include:

  • Assisting the dentist at chair-side,
  • Reception duties
  • Decontamination duties.
  • Taking telephone calls,
  • Booking appointments,
  • Offering assistance to clients
  • Clinical and general cleaning within the practice.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Candidates must be well organised with good communication skills. 

Personal qualities

Candidates must have attitude to work, with a presentable appearance. The candidate must also be outgoing with an ambition to do well in dental nursing.

Qualifications required

A*-C in Maths and English or equivalent qualifications

Future prospects

To be decided upon completion of training.

Things to consider

Successful candidates will be expected to be willing to keep up-to-date inoculations such as Hepatitis B, Tuberculosis and normal childhood vaccinations.

About the employer

Dental-Clinique is an award winning team of dental professionals with practices based in Walsall and Sandwell. We provide much needed access to routine NHS and emergency dental care, whilst also offering a host of private treatment options. Our experience and caring approach allow us to educate and empower patients in a friendly relaxed atmosphere. The dental team spends time with patients, giving them accurate and reliable information about their oral health needs and how best to manage these. Our aim is simple, we want to offer all patients access to reliable, high quality and affordable oral health care.

Employer

Dental Clinique

Address

64

Union Street

Wednesbury

WS10 7HB

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Training provider

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing

Apprenticeship standard

Dental health > Dental Nurse

Training provider

Performance Through People

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Performance Through People

Contact

Samantha Feeley 01922 651100


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Closing date: 30 Oct 2017