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Apprentice Dental Nurse Ringway Dental Practice

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 and possible reception cover.

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Closing date: 15 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

    Days to be arranged Monday to Friday. 9am-5pm some late nights may be required

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000086757

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties to 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?

Level 3 Dental Nurse Apprenticeship Standard lasting 24 months which includes:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing
  • Level 2 Functional skills in English and maths (if required)
  • End Point Assessment (EPA)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full Dental Nurse qualification with registration with the GDC.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication 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) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C or 4) Essential

Things to consider

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 Access to a computer/laptop and the internet are essential To enable us to consider your application, can you please send your full CV. ensuring it contains all of the following details: Full name Date of birth Full address including post code Contact telephone number E-Mail address Education history - including 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 Exams are held at Dentrain Professionals, 22 Bridge Street, Bolton, BL1 2EA. Our course provider Dentrain Professionals Ltd, offer the City & Guilds accredited Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing apprenticeship. For more information, please see their website: www.dentrain.co.uk/l3-dilpoma-for-candidates www.facebook.com/DentrainProfessionalsEducation

About the employer

One of the highest Google-rated clinics in Manchester, our state-of-the-art dental clinic provides patients in Cheadle and Stockport with outstanding treatments and one of the highest Google-rated clinics in Manchester, our state-of-the-art dental clinic provides patients in Cheadle and Stockport with outstanding treatments and service.

Employer

Ringway Dental Practice

Address

187 Finney Lane

Heald Green

Cheadle

SK8 3PX

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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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