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Dental Nurse Apprenticeship Pentwyn Dental Practice

An excellent opportunity working for an established dental practice based in Pentwyn Dental in West Bromwich. You will work in a busy practice dealing with all aspects of oral health and hygiene.

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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: 30.00

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an apprentice to work within a busy dental practice based in Pentwyn Dental Practice in West Bromwich.

The apprentice will play an important team role in the day to day planning, organisation and smooth running of the practice.

Duties to include: 

Assisting the dentist at chair-side
Reception duties
Decontamination duties
Offering assistance to clients
Clinical and general cleaning within the practice

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing,

Functional Skills if required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

To be decided upon completion of the apprenticeship. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

Successful candidates will be expected to be willing to keep up-to-date inoculations such as Hepatitis B, Tuberculosis and normal childhood vaccinations.

About the employer

Pentwyn Dental is based on the belief that our patients needs are of the utmost importance. Our entire team is committed to meeting those needs. The practice has been delivering excellent dental care for over 30 years first under Dr Jones, followed by Dr Gingell and now with Dr Rabaab.


Pentwyn Dental Practice




B70 0PX

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Training provider



The Apprenticeship Works

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)

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