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Dental Nursing Apprenticeship The Mallards Dental Practise

As an Apprentice Dental Nurse, you will be assisting with all clinical aspects within the surgery and providing patients with a high level of care, so you need to show empathy, be able to put people at ease and able to work under pressure and reliable as a team player.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 10 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £198.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Hours TBC.

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    03 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001761172

  • Positions

    1 available

As an Apprentice Dental Nurse, you will be assisting with all clinical aspects within the surgery and providing patients with a high level of care. You will need to be unflappable under pressure and able to put people at ease. You will receive ongoing support, development and training to equip you with skills and knowledge required for a successful dental nursing career.

You daily activities could include:

  • Assisting the dentist with providing treatments to patients
  • Patient care
  • Setting up and cleaning surgery
  • Sterilising instruments
  • Updating patient records
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Preparing instruments and materials for various treatments
  • Adhering to practice policies and procedures

During your apprenticeship, you will develop the skills require to support patients and dental staff in providing safe and effective treatment, from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • Organised
  • Must be a team player

Personal qualities

  • Willing to learn and take on new challenges
  • A quick learner who is willing to take things on board
  • Ambitious
  • Prides themselves with a common sense ‘can do approach’
  • Hard-working
  • Must have an outgoing personality as you will be interacting with patients
  • Reliable approach and have a passion to start a career as a dental nurse
  • Punctual
  • Efficient

Desired qualifications

  • Mathematics and English GCSE A*-C (9-4) or equivalent

Future prospects

Possibility to become a full-time employee on completion of apprenticeship.

Things to consider

We advise candidates to check the location of the setting before applying. If you are using public transport, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular and reliable service is available. Your application will be rejected if you live too far away.

For dental nursing, it is a requirement to have a course of Hepatitis B vaccines and a clear enhanced DBS.


About the employer

Practice has been established since 1996 and acquired by new owners in 2017. Mallard Dental Practice is a family run dental practice, comprising of a 3 clinic practice, 2 dentists and 1 hygienist. The practice is located in the village of Henfield, West Sussex. The practice has a family and friendly atmosphere with a good connection to local community.

Mallards Dental Practice is a busy practice, providing emergency dentistry to fillings to managing replacement of teeth and dentures. They service both NHS and private patients.

Employer

The Mallards Dental Practise

Address

2

Mallard Way

Henfield

BN5 9HF

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspiration Training Ltd

Contact

Joanne Wilson 07880193254 jwilson@aspirationtraining.com

  • Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing
  • Mathematics and English Functional Skills if required

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy, please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the Aspiration Training Limited website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to Aspiration Training Limited, you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 10 Jan 2022