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Dental Nurse Apprentice Level 3 DR M LADAK

This is an exciting opportunity to train for a career as a Dental Nurse. Apprentices will be employed by a CQC registered Dental Practice who will support their learning on the job as well as gain an industry-recognised qualification.

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

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Closing date: 24 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,824.80

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday - 08:30 to 17:30

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000072068

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Set-up & prepare surgery before the start of each session.
  • Clean and sterilise all instruments & working surfaces to required standards.
  • Ensure safe disposal of sharps & clinical waste.
  • Process dental radiographs & assist in the correct procedure for dental radiography via processing unit.
  • Perform chaperoning duties for dentists.
  • Update patient medical forms.
  • Ensure all necessary laboratory work is returned & ready for each session.

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

Apprentices will be required to attend college at least x1 day per week either at Uxbridge, Harrow or Hayes Campus completing necessary mandatory training and units associated with the apprenticeship. 

The apprentice will be required to complete:

  • Work towards gaining a full Level 3 Dental Nursing qualification.
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities.
  • Skills, Knowledge, and Behaviours.
  • Standard and End Point Assessment.
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths, and ICT (if required).

Other training will be provided by the employer as required to enable the fulfilment of the job role.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once qualified the individual will be able to register with the General Dental Council and join the Association of British Dental Nurses. This allows individuals to work legally in this sector and opens up other pathways for future progression e.g. Experienced Dental Nurse, Hygienist, Therapist, and Practice Manager.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential

About the employer

We believe that everyone should have access to an exceptional level of dental care. Our practice has been established in the heart of Little Chalfont for over ten years and has been designed to house a state-of-the-art surgery, delivering high-level private dentistry in a comfortable and friendly environment. Our team is dedicated to making patients feel at ease during their visits. Our main focus is the use of minimally invasive techniques that preserve your tooth structure and work in harmony with nature, to give you a healthy and beautiful smile for life

Employer

DR M LADAK

Address

12 Nightingales Corner

AMERSHAM

HP7 9PZ

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Training

Training provider

HCUC

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 24 Oct 2022