Dental Nurse Apprenticeship ACER CLINIC TAMWORTH LIMITED

A great opportunity has come up for the successful candidate to join our friendly team at Acer dental care. As a trainee dental nurse, you will assist the dentist and undergo full training to develop skills to enable you to progress with a view for a full-time vacancy once qualified.

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Closing date: 30 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,785.92

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday- Friday between 8.00am - 6.00pm. Two Saturdays per month.

    Total hours per week: 32

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000222637

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties will include:

  • Assisting the dentist chairside
  • Updating client records
  • Cleaning and decontamination of tools and surgery
  • Reception duties
  • General admin duties

The training you will be getting

  • NVQ Level 3 in Dental Nursing
  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Possible full time role at the end of the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Communication skills, Customer care skills, Initiative, IT skills, Number skills, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Day release requirement to our training center, either Birmingham or Walsall depending on the location of learner. Two Saturdays per month required.

About the employer

Acer Dental Clinic is a modern dental clinic, specialised in advanced diagnostics and treatment of dental and oral disorders. We offer comprehensive services from all fields of dentistry. In addition to high-end dental equipment, all services are provided in a comfortable, luxury environment. New patients are welcomed with a complimentary oral health consultation.

Employer

ACER CLINIC TAMWORTH LIMITED

Address

Anker Court, 1 + 2, Bonehill Rd

Tamworth

Staffordshire

B78 3HP

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Training

Training provider

P.T.P. TRAINING LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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