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Apprenticeship Dental Nurse AJ & SJ HEALTHCARE LIMITED

This is a fantastic opportunity for candidates that are looking to gain a professional qualification and pursue a career. You will receive the necessary training and be provided with a high level of support and resources to ensure realistic, achievable and enjoyable learning takes place in order to complete your qualification.

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Closing date: 09 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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 and Tuesday, 8am to 6.15pm, Wednesday, 8.15am to 5pm, Thursday and Friday, 8am to 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    05 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000083899

  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assisting the dentist during treatments
  • Patient care
  • Setting up and cleaning surgery
  • Sterilising instruments
  • Updating patient records
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Preparing instruments for various treatments
  • Mixing materials

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

Advanced Level 3 (A Level) Extended Diploma In Dental Nursing.

Your training will be carried out within the dental setting where you will become familiar with the day to day running of a dental surgery.

You will also be required to attend weekly tutorial sessions with your training provider, face to face and virtual, where you will be supported on the theory part of the qualification.  

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once you have completed your apprenticeship you may then wish to continue your career path and complete post graduate qualification such as Radiography, Oral Health Education or Orthodontic Nursing. 

We will support you with finding a suitable path for you once you have qualified. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Patience

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

For dental nursing, it is a requirement to have a course of Hepatitis B vaccines and a clear enhanced DBS. There are other locations for dental practices around this area with this employer. Get in touch if this location is not suitable.

About the employer

Mitton Dental Surgery is a Dental practice located near the town centre of Stourport-on-seven with a wonderful reputation for Patient care and treatments.

Employer

AJ & SJ HEALTHCARE LIMITED

Address

26 MITTON GARDENS

STOURPORT-ON-SEVERN

WORCESTERSHIRE

DY13 9AE

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Training

Training provider

DENTAL PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION LTD.

Contact

Leanne Bell

leanne.education4dental@gmail.com

07940910998

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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