A role to join this renowned Dental Practice covering a diverse range of treatments and services. You will greet patients, provide chair side support to the dentist and carry out general patient record administration. The successful candidate must demonstrate high levels of professional presentation with a personable and confident attitude.
Closing date: 13 Jan 2023
Total hours per week: 37.5
Possible start date
30 Jan 2023
14 Oct 2022
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
Reporting to the Practice Manager:
- Duties and responsibilities will include:
- Greeting patients
- Chair side assistance to the dentist during restorative and surgical procedures.
- Record patient’s clinical notes in computer.
- Clean and prepare surgery between patients.
- Clean used instruments after patients.
Additionally you will be expected to act as receptionist when necessary with routine clerical tasks: handling payments, booking appointments, answering phone.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Attend Sheffield College – City Campus within the duration of the apprenticeship to study:
Dental anatomy, Oral diseases, medical emergencies, dental radiography and sterilisation. You will learn about oral health promotion and preventative dentistry techniques. Some units will focus on patient care and management and you will cover legal and ethical issues.
Apprentice Standard Dental Nurse (Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing)
On completion, the apprentice must register with the General Dental Council as a qualified Dental Nurse
Includes End Point Assessment
College attendance 1 day per week at College over 18 months, one-to-one training in the workplace and assessor visits every 6 weeks
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Sustained employment with registration to the General Dental Council as a qualified Dental Nurse
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
About the employer
Hemper Lane Dental Practice
SHEFFIELD COLLEGE, THE
Dental nurse (integrated)
Level 3 (A level)
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