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Dental Nurse Apprenticeship Eyre Street Dental

This is an exciting opportunity for someone eager to start a career in dental nursing. Based in a friendly practice in Chesterfield. The role will involve providing chair side support to dental professionals and providing a high level of oral health care to patients.

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

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Closing date: 14 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,500.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday Hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    19 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    28 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000047291

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

During the Dental Nurse Apprenticeship you will receive ongoing support, development and training
to equip you with the skills and knowledge required to become a qualified dental nurse and have a successful career in
dental nursing. You daily activities could include:

  • Assisting the dentist in providing safe and
    effective treatments to patients, from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments.
  • Proving patients with a high level of 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

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

Level 3 Dental Nurse apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • On the job training

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possibility of ongoing employment and further development following completion of the dental nursing qualification..

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

If you are using public transport to get to this employer, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular service is available. It is a requirement to have a course of Hepatitis B vaccines and a clear, enhanced DBS. Please also note that you will be required to undertake FIT mask testing to become a Dental Nurse.

About the employer

Eyre Street Dental are an experienced and established dental surgery based in Clay Cross, Chesterfield. They are a mixed NHS and private practice and provide a fully comprehensive array of general dentistry to the local community. They are a large 7 surgery practice with two more in the process of being built. They have relaxed and comfortable surroundings and a large team on hand to mentor a new apprentice. The practice is located on a good public transport route and has free parking 2 minutes from the practice. Eyre Street Dental have surgeons with over 25 years experience in the industry, providing preventative, cosmetic and aesthetic treatments to their patients.

Employer

Eyre Street Dental

Address

3 Eyre Street, Clay Cross

Chesterfield

Derbyshire

S45 9NS

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with Aspiration Training and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 14 Sep 2022