Apprentice Dental Nurse The British United Provident Association Ltd
The apprenticeship in dental nursing is an 18-month government funded course: • City & Guilds Level 3 Extended Diploma in Dental Nursing. The job entails assisting the dentist, sterilising equipment, reception and any other ad hoc duties as may be required. As a dental nurse you will be providing chair side support and a high level of patient care along side other duties.
Closing date: 14 Jun 2023
4 days out of 6, Monday to Saturday, varied shifts between 8am-6pm.
Total hours per week: 38
Possible start date
16 Jun 2023
15 Mar 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
- Provide efficient and reliable chair-side support to Practice Clinicians.
- Reception work
- 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 completion candidates will receive City & Guilds Level 3 Extended Diploma in Dental Nursing. 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.
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Desired skills and personal qualities
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About the employer
The British United Provident Association Ltd
73 Buxton Road
TEMP DENT DENTAL AGENCY LIMITED
Dental nurse (integrated)
Level 3 (A level)
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