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Thames Dental Surgery Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Level 3 (1) DR ANUREET KAUR GILL

This is an exciting opportunity for someone eager to start a career in dental nursing. Based in a friendly practice in Leigh-on-Sea. 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: 28 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

    Based on £6 per hour

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    19 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    05 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000120057

  • 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

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

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired

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.

About the employer

Thames Dental Surgery is a busy mixed NHS/Private dental practice in Leigh-on-sea, Essex. The practice is known to be a warm friendly family practice and has a good reputation within the local and surrounding area. The original practice was founded in the 1950s and practice was relocated to new premises in April 2015 which enabled us to create the ideal environment for both our patients and staff.

Employer

DR ANUREET KAUR GILL

Address

Thames Dental Surgery, 1707 London Road

Leigh-on-Sea

SS9 2SH

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2023