Dental Apprentice Omnia Dental Care

An immediate start building a career as a dental nurse. You will be trained in all aspects of dental nursing and supported by a Learning & Skills Coach from Bury College during your training.

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

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Closing date: 24 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

    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: 9:00am-5:00pm, Tuesday: 8:30am-6:00pm, Wednesday: 8:30am-6:00pm, Thursday: 9:00am-5:00pm, Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000240548

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

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. These will include:

  • Chairside assistance – passing instruments to the dentist
  • Updating patient records as instructed by the dentist
  • Setting up and preparing the surgery
  • Maintaining high standards of cleanliness and infection control
  • Keeping patient information confidential
  • Following all workplace policies and procedures
  • Possible receptionist service to customers, booking appointments and welcoming patients
  • Working along-side the wider health care sector and other GDP’s

The training you will be getting

  • Dental nurse inegrated level 3 apprenticeship standard
  • L3 extended diploma in dental nursing
  • College attendance is one day a week

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Working towards a full time position with the practice.


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

Qualifications

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

About the employer

Small dental practice in Manchester. We offer a real opportunity for you and your family to benefit from excellent dental care, a short distance away from Manchester City Centre. However you are not limited to just NHS care. In addition we offer a wide range of cosmetic dental treatment including; orthodontic appliances, teeth whitening, veneers, restorative dental treatments, crown and bridge replacement and white fillings. Our friendly staff will help put you at ease and provide you the treatment you require.

Employer

Omnia Dental Care

Address

263 GREAT CHEETHAM STREET EAST

SALFORD

M7 4UF

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Training

Training provider

BURY COLLEGE

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


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: 24 May 2024