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Dental Nurse Apprenticeship - King Street Dental Practice The King Street Dental Practice

This is an exciting opportunity for someone eager to start a career in dental nursing. Based in a friendly practice in Knutsford. The role will involve providing chairside support to dental professionals and providing a high level of oral health care to patients.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 17 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,708.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, exact working hours to be discussed as interview.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    19 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000100372

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • During the Dental Nurse Apprenticeship you will receive ongoing support, development and training to equip you with the skills and knowledge required to become a qualified dental nurse and have a successful career in dental nursing.

    Your daily activities could include:

    Assisting the dentist in providing safe and effective treatments to patients, from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments.
  • Proving patients with a high level of care
  • Setting up and cleaning surgery
  • Sterilising instruments
  • Updating patient records
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Preparing instruments and materials for various treatments
  • Adhering to practice policies and procedures

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

Level 3 Dental Nurse apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 2
  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • On the job training
  • We utilise a Virtual Reality Headset as a training tool.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possibility of ongoing employment and further development following completion of the dental nursing qualification..


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Non judgemental

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Englsih (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Essential

Things to consider

If you are using public transport to get to this employer, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular service is available. It is a requirement to have a course of Hepatitis B vaccines and a clear, enhanced DBS. Working hours are Monday - Friday 8.45-9 with one hour for lunch

About the employer

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an apprentice to join a dental practice, based in Knutsford. We are a very busy dental practice with a great team of dedicated dental professionals all striving to deliver excellent patient care. This practice offers a lot of support and incentives for Employees across the board. Really good prospects for advanced training and also for the higher rate of pay once qualified. No experience is necessary as full training will be provided.

Employer

The King Street Dental Practice

Address

67a King Street

Knutsford

Cheshire

WA16 6DX

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with Aspiration Training Limited and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 17 Nov 2022