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Apprentice Dental Nurse Dental At Mediacityuk

This full time position is well suited to an individual that is looking to advance in a dental career and gain direct experience in a thriving and supportive workplace. In practice you will work closely with the dentist, assisting in surgery, as well as having sterilisation, decontamination and clinical duties, as well as possible reception cover.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    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

    Days and shifts to be confirmed Total hours per week : 37

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    31 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The employer has asked that you do not contact them directly.  Doing so could jeopardise your application.

Duties will include:

  • Preparing surgery/materials/instruments for each patient
  • Following decontamination/sterilising protocols
  • Safe disposal of clinical waste
  • Processing/Assisting with dental radiographs
  • Updating medical histories
  • Following all practice policies and procedures
  • Obeying all dental ethical guidelines including all rules on confidentiality

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • IT Literate
  • Good telephone manner
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Kind
  • Hard working
  • Passionate about working with a range of people
  • Personally well presented
  • Eager to learn
  • Committed
  • Enthusiastic

Desired qualifications

GCSE's (or equivalent) at grades A*-D/9-3 in English Language and/or English Literature and maths are essential.

Future prospects

Upon completion of this apprenticeship, the apprentice can register with the General Dental Council as a qualified Dental Nurse.

Things to consider

The employer has asked that you do not contact them directly.  Doing so could jeopardise your application.

Access to computer/laptop and the internet is essential.

To enable us to consider your application can you please send your full CV, ensuring it contains all the following details:

  • Full name
  • Date of birth
  • Full address including postcode
  • Contact telephone number
  • E-Mail address
  • Education history - including roles and responsibilities/extra curriculum activities
  • A personal statement about yourself
  • Cover letter/statement of why you wish to become a Dental Nurse

Please send/attach as a PDF or Word Document to

NB*** Failure to provide these details will result in your application for the above post not being processed.

Exams are to be held at Dentrain Professionals,  Bridge Street, Bolton, BL1 2EA

About the employer

Dental at MediaCityUK offers a full range of dental treatments from routine check-ups through to smile makeovers, advanced dental treatments such as dental implants and a range of adult orthodontic solutions including Six Month Smiles and Invisalign. We also offer cosmetic treatments such as teeth whitening and veneers and provide the latest facial aesthetic treatments.

Dental at MediaCityUK is led by husband and wife team, Deepa Vakil and Hitesh Panchal and is conveniently located on the 1st Floor of the multi-storey Car Park Blue at MediaCityUK, Salford Quays in Manchester.

Our patients include well known faces, families, neighbours, students, the young and the young at heart. We offer everyone the highest levels of care, the best dental treatment solutions for their needs and affordable prices including our easy-to-budget Membership Plans.


Dental At Mediacityuk




M50 2TG

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Dentrain Professional Ltd


Joanne Curley 01204 528652

Level 3 Dental Nurse Apprenticeship standard lasting 24 months which includes:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing
  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in English & maths (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)

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