The Treatment Centre are offering an exciting opportunity to join their team as an Apprentice Dental Nurse. This is a great opportunity to gain an insight into the industry and develop new skills. The role involves setting up the surgery. Greeting patients. Maintaining high standards of hygiene.
Closing date: 09 Oct 2023
£10,749.02 to £21,213.04
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).Minimum Wage Rates
Total hours per week: 39.15
Possible start date
23 Oct 2023
14 Sep 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
Duties include but not limited to:
Chair side dental nursing alongside the dentists and hygienists, including setting up and shutting down surgeries and decontamination areas
Maintaining a high level of cross infection control in line with HTM 01-05 guidelines
Assist with reception duties and perform other clerical duties if required
Work towards a nationally recognised qualification leading to the registration with the GDC
Follow all practice policies and procedures
Learn dental software system
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- You will be working towards a Level 3 Dental Nurse Apprenticeship standard
- You will receive on and off the job training and support from an assessor and an apprenticeship advisor
- Functional Skills in maths and English, if required
- You will be required to attend Cornwall College Camborne or Cornwall College St Austell on a weekly basis as part of the apprenticeship training
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, there may be the opportunity for further training and development.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
Dental nurse (integrated)
Level 3 (A level)
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