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Dental Nurse Apprenticeship DANBURY DENTAL CARE LTD

The apprenticeship in dental nursing is an 18-month government funded course and is comprised of 3 main components: City & Guilds Level 3 Extended Diploma in Dental Nursing; Functional Skills English & maths level 2 qualifications (unless exempt) and an Integrated End Point Assessment – consisting of a synoptic test, interview & observation. Duties include: Taking payments and booking appointments.

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Closing date: 15 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,560.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, varied shifts between 8.15am-5.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    18 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    17 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000123258

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Provide efficient and reliable chair-side support to Practice Clinicians. The role will also require working in other areas of the practice such as reception, dealing with patient queries, answering the phone, taking payments and booking appointments.

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

This qualification is a level 3 advanced apprenticeship accredited by City & Guilds and is delivered nationwide through blended interactive E-Learning, enabling learners to access the course from anywhere in the UK. Upon achievement the apprentice will be awarded a Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3. Functional Skills English & maths level 2 qualifications unless already exempt. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

With experience you may be able to move into jobs like team manager, team leader or dental practice manager.

With further training you could become a dental therapist, helping a dentist carry out the more routine dentistry work. You could also become a dental hygienist, helping people to look after their teeth and gums.

You might decide to train as an orthodontic therapist helping dentists to improve the look and position of a patient's teeth.

Health careers:

https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk/


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

Things to consider

You will be required to be immunised against Hepatitis B. You will also need to pass a DBS check. If your application has been successful you will be contacted by Email by the training provider Tempdent. Please ensure you check your Emails including your junk box.

About the employer

We are looking for an enthusiastic dental nurse apprentice who is looking to join a friendly practice with a great team of experienced Nurses, dentists and a hygienist to learn from. Situated in the lovely village of Danbury neighbouring Chelmsford, we're a private only practice offering patients high quality treatment using modern dentistry.

Employer

DANBURY DENTAL CARE LTD

Address

24 MALDON ROAD

DANBURY

CHELMSFORD

CM3 4QH

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Training

Training provider

TEMP DENT DENTAL AGENCY LIMITED

Contact

Daniel Swann

daniel.swann@tempdent.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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