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Apprentice Dental Nurse Advanced Dental Aesthetics

Advanced Dental Aesthetics are looking to recruit a hardworking, reliable and enthusiastic person who wants to develop a career in dental nursing. This is a fantastic opportunity to progress into an exciting dental career in a busy dental practice which is looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to work alongside the dental team.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £260.00

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed by employer.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001730598

  • Positions

    1 available

We are a friendly and well-established practice in Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea and are looking for someone to join our growing team. 

As an Apprentice Dental Nurse, your duties would include: 

  • Providing chairside assistance to the dentist 
  • Ensure the care and welfare of patients 
  • Preparing and maintaining the clinical environment 
  • Sterilisation of instruments 
  • Mixing materials 
  • Charting on the computer 
  • Complying with strict cross infection procedures 
  • Developing digital x-rays 
  • Ensure adequate stocks of materials are within the surgery 
  • Carrying out some reception and administrative tasks 

In-house training will be given by an experienced team and the apprenticeship qualification will be provided in the workplace.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Computer literate 

Personal qualities

  • The successful candidate must be reliable and organised
  • Keen to learn
  • Our ideal candidate would have a professional approach with a hardworking attitude
  • They would provide excellent patient care and show commitment to their work
  • You must always be of a smart and professional appearance, wearing a clean, presentable uniform and have a positive attitude

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grade C/4 and above or equivalent in maths and English
  • An initial assessment for maths and English is also required 

* Qualifications will be checked before your application is submitted to the employer. *

Future prospects

There are good career progression opportunities, for example: Hygienist & Practice Management and many other industry professions for the right person.

Things to consider

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

References may be requested from either previous employer or education provider.

Applicants should ideally live within a 5-mile radius of the practice and be flexible.


About the employer

Advanced Dental Aesthetics are a team of professionals based in Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea and provide high standard traditional and cosmetic dentistry in a comfortable and relaxing environment. The dentists provide treatments to the patients with the minimum of discomfort in the shortest time possible. They use high-tech dental equipment such as Intra-oral cameras, digital X-rays and WaveOne endodontic system to treat patients and give them a perfect smile.

Employer

Advanced Dental Aesthetics

Address

1

Drewsteignton

Southend-On-Sea

SS3 8BA

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Training

Training provider

ANDERSON STOCKLEY ACCREDITED TRAINING LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Anderson Stockley Accredited Training Ltd

Contact

Henry Smith 01604 871340 henry@asatraining.co.uk

Training to be provided:

  • Advanced Dental Nurse Apprenticeship standard
  • Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3
  • Functional Skills in English and maths, if required
  • Health and Safety
  • Equality and Diversity
  • First Aid at Work

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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