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Dental Nursing Apprentice Level 3 LINDLEY DENTAL CENTRE LTD

Lindley Dental are looking to recruit a highly motivated Apprentice Dental Nurse to join their team! If you are a highly motivated individual who would like to work with some of the best dental nurses around, and develop professionally then apply today!

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Closing date: 07 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,504.56 to £18,772.00

    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 8.15am - 5:45pm Tuesday 8.15am - 5:45pm Thursday 10am - 7:00pm Friday 8.15am - 5:45pm Sat 8.15 to 12.30 2 per month Max

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000078583

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a Dental Nurse at Lindley Dental, 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, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

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

About the employer

We are a full private practice based in Huddersfield, we have an excellent team and provide excellent service to over 2000 denplan patients. We offer a range of treatments including, dental implants, teethe whitening, and hygiene appointments.

Employer

LINDLEY DENTAL CENTRE LTD

Address

78 NEW HEY ROAD

HUDDERSFIELD

HD3 4AJ

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Training

Training provider

BRADFORD COLLEGE

Contact

Tom Hughes

t.hughes@bradfordcollege.ac.uk

01274 728316

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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