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Dental Nurse Apprentice Billingham Dental

Billingham Dental are looking to employ a dental nursing apprentice to join their team. The successful candidate will gain a level 3 apprenticeship in Dental Nursing.

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Closing date: 16 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,580.00

  • Working week

    Shifts and days to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000088144

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To provide dental nursing support to clinicians
  • Recording of treatment including charting form the dentist’s instructions and other associated clerical work
  • Preparation of filling materials, impression materials, instruments and equipment
  • Cleaning away used instruments and materials and keeping the surgery clean and tidy
  • Learn to prepare individual treatment rooms for a wide range of dental procedures
  • Carry out decontamination and sterilisation duties, ensuring appropriate records are completed

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

  • Day release at Middlesbrough College
  • Level 3 Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Standard
  • On the job training 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Depending on the circumstances of the business upon completion of the apprenticeship programme there could be a potential position of employment available

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4/C or Above) Essential

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. The closing date, interview date and start date are subject to change. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Individuals are able to undertake an apprenticeship at a higher level than a qualification they currently hold, including any previously completed apprenticeships. Individuals can also undertake an apprenticeship at the same level, or lower level than a qualification they already hold as long as the new apprenticeship allows for new skills to be acquired and the content of the training is materially different from any previous qualification or apprenticeship. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews. Please be aware that as Northern Skills provide a recruitment matching service, we will also consider you for roles which pay the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.

About the employer

Dental Practice

Employer

Billingham Dental

Address

69 Queensway

Billingham

TS23 2LU

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Training

Training provider

MIDDLESBROUGH COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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