Dental Nurse Apprentice Bennison Dental

An immediate start for an apprentice dental nurse for our busy 6 surgery practice. This is an exciting role for an enthusiastic and able individual to train as a dental nurse. You will be completing a wide range of duties involved with assisting the dentist in the care of customers.

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

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Closing date: 14 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.45am – 5.00pm. One hour for lunch.

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    06 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Welcome patients
  • Ensure adequate stocks of materials and other items within the surgery
  • Liaise with dental laboratories
  • Prepare the surgery for the Dentist and/or Hygienist and close the surgery at the end of the session
  • Keep the clinical areas clean and tidy
  • Clean dental instruments in the Decontamination Room, following our policies and protocols
  • Other duties as necessary for the efficient operation of the practice including the duties and task of receptionists as required

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

  • Dental nurse integrated level 3 apprenticeship standard
  • L3 extended diploma in dental nursing
  • This is a work-based qualification with weekly timetabled classes.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Subject to a successful apprenticeship you will be employed by the company and considered for a full-time role.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


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

About the employer

We are a 6 surgery busy NHS/private practice in Bolton looking to take on an apprentice dental nurse to work in our friendly practice treating patients and their families, in a modern, friendly and welcoming environment.


Bennison Dental





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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below. Complete the form at the bottom of the vacancy with your details and attach a copy of your CV. A member of the Bury College apprenticeship team will then be in touch regarding your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 14 Apr 2023