Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Level 3 - Beeches Dental Practice THE BEECHES DENTAL PRACTICE

Are you eager to start a career in dental nursing? We have an apprentice position based in a friendly practice in York. The role will involve providing chairside support to dental professionals and providing a high level of oral health care to patients. 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.

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

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Closing date: 20 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.45am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration

    19 Months

  • Possible start date

    23 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    19 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • 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
  • 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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) 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.

About the employer

Our dentists Simon Wilsdon, Tris Harrison and Neil Archibald extend a warm welcome to the Beeches Dental Practice at Acomb, York   We provide advice and treatment on all aspects of dentistry from routine restorations to the more complex cosmetic treatment, including orthodontics.  We are a private dental practice, located in Acomb, on the outskirts of York. Our friendly team, consisting of three dentists, three hygienists and support staff, all strive to provide you with the very best in dental care in a friendly and calming environment.




Beeches Dental Practice, 56 York Road, Acomb


YO24 4LZ

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Training provider


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: 20 Oct 2023