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Apprentice Dental Nurse SRDC LIMITED

This full time position is well suited to an individual that is looking to advance in a dental career and gain direct experience in a thriving and supportive workplace. In practice you will work closely with the dentist, assisting in surgery, as well as having sterilisation, decontamination and clinical duties, as well as possible reception cover.

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Closing date: 10 Oct 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

    To be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000085503

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will include:

  • Preparing surgery/materials/instruments for each patient
  • Following decontamination/sterilising protocols
  • Safe disposal of clinical waste
  • Processing/assisting with dental radiographs
  • Updating medical histories
  • Following all practice policies and procedures
  • Obeying all dental ethical guidelines including all rules on confidentiality

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

Our course provider Dentrain Professionals Ltd offer the City and Guilds accredited Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing Apprenticeship.  For more information please see their website:

www.dentrain.co.uk/l3-diploma-for-candidates

www.facebook.com/DentrainProfessionalsEducation

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon completion of this apprenticeship, the apprentice can register with the General Dentist Council as a qualified Dental Nurse.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C or 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C or 4) Desired

Things to consider

Access to a computer and the internet is essential So that we can process your application further please follow the link below to complete the application form. Once this has been completed, I will be in touch to invite you for an interview. https://dentrain.picsweb.co.uk/app/Guest/SignUp/Applicant/abe58c6c29fe49898f0f520e8e31703d To enable us to consider your application, can you please send your full CV, which should include the following details: Full Name Date of birth Full address including postcode Contact telephone number E-Mail address Education history - including dates and qualifications obtained (English/Maths GCSE results required) Details of previous employment including roles and responsibilities/extra curriculum activities A personal statement about yourself Cover letter/statement of why you wish to become a Dental Nurse Please send/attach as a PDF or Word Document to pam@dentrain.net Failure to provide these details will result in your application for the above post not being processed. Exams are to be held at Dentrain Professionals, 22 Bridge Street, Bolton, BL1 2EA

About the employer

We are truly a full service dental health centre providing dental services to the highest standard, which means that if you need a dentist, we can help

Employer

SRDC LIMITED

Address

9 SOUTHPORT ROAD

CHORLEY

PR7 1LB

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Training

Training provider

DENTRAIN PROFESSIONALS LTD

Contact

Pam Clare

pam@dentrain.net

01204528652

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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