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Apprentice Dental Assistant 76 Dental Practice

Suit a hard working enthusiastic person who is able to recognise that every patient has different needs and expectations, pride yourself in the courteous service you would deliver to each person who walks through the doors of the practice. Your role will be to assist the dentist and to ensure the experience of all patients is a good one.

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Closing date: 28 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £141.90

  • Working week

    To work between the hours of: Monday 08:30am – 6pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:30am – 5:30pm and Friday 8am – 3pm 9am – 5pm day release at Matthew Boulton Campus

    Total hours per week: 33.00

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    13 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001699011

  • Positions

    1 available

The key responsibilities of the role are as follows:

  • Meet and greet patients
  • Assisting with chairside support of patients
  • Checking appointments
  • Assisting the dentist with a variety of dental procedures, 
  • Mixing materials for use in procedures
  • Able to advise patients in the use of varied products
  • Taking on responsibility for decontamination procedures
  • Observing all Health and Safety practices, and using correct PPE (provided)

 Please note that duties will increase as you gain in experience

Finally, the successful applicant will be required to carry out tasks outlined by the manager, as required.
 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Desirable experience and skills:
●    Highly professional approach;
●    Hard Working
●    Flexible
Able to multi task
 

Personal qualities

  • Able to communicate with customers
  • Likeable
  • Honest
  • Trustworthy
     

Desired qualifications

  • Minimum A-C or 9 – 4 GCSE’s in maths and English or Functional skills level 2

Future prospects

  • Progression toward a permanent position for the right applicant

Things to consider

  • As part of this apprenticeship, you will be required to travel to both the employer location (Water Orton) and also attend college (Matthew Boulton). Please ensure that you have researched your travel arrangements and are happy with the time it will take and distance required to travel, before you apply for this vacancy
  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

Private, Denplan and NHS treatment in a friendly relaxed environment.

At 76dental, we are a modern, family orientated practice offering a complete range of preventative and restorative care.

We also provide a full choice of cosmetic treatments utilising the latest in materials and techniques. This includes implants, orthodontics, tooth whitening, facial rejuvenation, veneers, crowns, bridges and dentures.

All our dentists are committed to providing the highest quality treatment, attending courses and conferences to keep themselves up to date with the latest techniques and materials.

Employer

76 Dental Practice

Address

112

Coleshill Road

Birmingham

B46 1RD

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Training

Training provider

BIRMINGHAM METROPOLITAN COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Birmingham Metropolitan College

Contact

Zeaba Winning 07712407430 zeaba.winning@bmet.ac.uk

Dental nurse level 3.

  • A competence based qualification i.e. NVQ/QCF
  • A knowledge based qualification i.e. Technical Certificate
  • Employer Rights & Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills
     

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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