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Apprentice Dental Nurse EMMA SWINDELLS LIMITED

This full-time position is well suited to an individual that is looking to advance in a Dental career and gain hands-on 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, and possible reception cover.

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Closing date: 15 Jun 2022

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 TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jan 2022

  • 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

Our course provider Dentrain Professionals Ltd offer the City & Guilds accredited Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing Apprenticeship. For more information, please see their website:

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • IT literate
  • Good communication skills, with a good telephone manner

Personal qualities

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

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-D/9-3 (or equivalent) 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 a computer/laptop and internet essential.

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

  • Full name
  • Contact telephone number
  • Email address
  • Education history – including dates and qualifications obtained (Maths/English GCSE results required)
  • Details of previous employment 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 held at Dentrain Professionals, 22 Bridge Street, BOLTON BL1 2EA.

About the employer

The Park Dental Practice has been established for over 30 years. Our highly qualified and dedicated team offer a wide range of services from general dentistry to the most up to date, advanced cosmetic treatments, orthodontics and facial aesthetics.





Bury Old Road


M25 1JF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Dentrain Professional Ltd


Pam Clare 01204 528 652

Level 3 Dental Nurse apprenticeship standard lasting 24-months, which includes:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing
  • Level 2 functional skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)

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