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Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Level 3 STABLE COURT DENTAL SURGERY LIMITED

Stable Court Dental Surgery are looking to take on a confident, individual to become part of their hard working team in Holmfirth. If you have got patience and are looking to pursue a career in Dental Nursing, this could be the position for you!

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Closing date: 23 Sep 2022

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

    Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm Total hours per week: 40.00

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    16 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a Dental Nurse at Stable Court Dental Surgery, you will be responsible for providing general chair side assistance to the Dentist while maintaining the day to day running requirements of the practice and its patients.

The duties and responsibilities involved in include:


  • Building relationships with patients
  • Reception Duties
  • Managing patient appointments
  • Making sure all equipment is sterilized and ready before procedures and treatments
  • Processing lab requests/ X-Rays
  • Calculating treatment costs

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

This course is delivered using a blended delivery model, an apprentice will spend 2 days per month at Bradford College undertaking classroom based learning in addition to regular workplace assessments.

Upon successful completion of this apprenticeship, the apprentice will be awarded the following:

• Level 3 Extended Diploma in Dental Nursing
• Functional Skills in Maths and English Level 2 (if applicable)


What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There are a range of post registration courses available for dental nurses looking to further their education.

 They may include a range of higher education qualifications or other work-related education and training to support continuing profession development such as Certificate in Dental Sedation Nursing, Certificate in Oral Health Education etc.

You may also be offered full time employment on completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Good customer service skills, Confident, Works well under pressure, Friendly, Ability to multi-task


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9 - 4 (A* - C)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9 - 4 (A* - C)) Desired

About the employer

Stable Court Dental Surgery is a family friendly practice established in 1995. Centrally located in the village of Holmfirth, deep in the heart of the Holme Valley. They take great pride in the quality of their dentistry and aim to offer the highest level of patient care.




91 Huddersfield road



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Training provider



Tom Hughes

01274 728316

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)

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