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Apprentice Dental Nurse The Angel Dental Practice

We have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Dental Nurse to join our friendly and busy dental practice in Ilkley. We are a dental practice with a well established and friendly team. We would love you to join us as an Apprentice Dental Nurse.

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Closing date: 24 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £144.30

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Full time, 30-40 hours per week. Shift pattern will include weekend working and some evenings. Flexibility is required as shifts will change as your skills progress.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    05 Apr 2018

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001382722

  • Positions

    1 available

Vacancy Description

We have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Dental Nurse to join our friendly and busy dental practice in Ilkley.

The role of a dental nurse is to assist the dentist with all clinical aspects within the surgery. This includes but is not exhaustive to:

  • Greet and care for all patients in a polite and courteous manner at all times.
  • Work closely with the dentist in a professional and appropriate manner.
  • Provide chair side assistance during all dental procedures.
  • Update computer records and taking notes.
  • Cleaning surgeries to a high level, maintaining strict cross infection controls.
  • Preparing instruments and materials during treatments.
  • Carry out reception and administrative tasks where required.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • 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.

Personal qualities

  • You will have a calm, confident and reassuring manner and the ability to relate well to people, including children and those with special needs.
  • You will have a positive and flexible approach to work.
  • Experience is not necessary, however we are looking for ambitious, hard-working and committed individuals.

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE, or equivalent, Maths and English Grade C and above.
  • You will be required to have a Hepatitis B injection and pass a DBS check.

Future prospects

  • A great opportunity to secure long term employment with an employer whom has a wonderful vision and admirable values in conjunction with continuing with your professional development.

About the employer

Angel dental practice are pleased to announce that they have been awarded the BDA’S Good Practice award 2016! The Angel Dental Practice team would like to welcome you to our friendly and professional practice based in Edmonton in North London. Our goal at the practice is to provide the highest standards of dental care at all times.

Employer

The Angel Dental Practice

Address

91

Fore Street

London

N18 2TW

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Training

Training provider

Harriet Ellis Training Solution Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Harriet Ellis Training Solution Limited

Contact

gillian highlands 01708 776050 gillian@harrietellis.com

The Dental Nurse apprenticeship offers a genuine job in a Dental Practice with an accompanying assessment and skills development programme. It will develop the skills, knowledge, and behaviors of your apprentice to operate competently in all aspects of clinical responsibilities.

It will also provide them with the relevant qualification to apply for professional registration as a Dental Nurse to the General Dental Council (GDC).

What you will study:

  • Cross infection
  • Anatomy
  • Radiography
  • Oral hygiene
  • Orthodontics
  • Restoration
  • Legislation
  • First aid
  • Health and Safety

You will complete on and off the job training whilst you are fully supported throughout, progressing to gateway and endpoint assessment.

Read more on our website!

http://www.harrietellis.com/apprentices-new/

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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