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Apprentice Dental Nurse Baring Road Medical Centre

We have an exciting opportunity for an apprentice Dental Nurse to join our friendly and busy dental practice. We would love you to join us as an apprentice Dental Nurse.

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Closing date: 28 Jan 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40 - £360.00

  • Working week

    You will be employed 30 - 40 hours a week. Flexibility may be required as you progress. Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Jan 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001608098

  • Positions

    1 available

Vacancy Description.

The role of a Dental Nurse is to assist the Dentist with all clinical aspects within the surgery.

This includes but is not limited to:

  • Always greet and care for all patients in a polite and courteous manner
  • Work closely with the Dentist in a professional and appropriate manner
  • Provide chairside 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

  • GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade C/4 or above in English and maths

Future prospects

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

Things to consider

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

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

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


About the employer

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

Employer

Baring Road Medical Centre

Address

Baring Road Medical Centre

Baring Road

London

SE12 0DS

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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

Janet Griffiths 01708 776050 janetg@harrietellis.com

Dental nurse Level 3.

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 behaviours of the apprentice to operate competently in all aspects of clinical responsibilities.

It will also provide you 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 end point 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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