Dental Nurse Apprentice S M DENTAL CARE LIMITED

A great opportunity has come up for the successful candidate to join our friendly team at Inspire dental Centre. As a Level 3 Apprentice Dental Nurse, you will assist the dentist chair-side, plus much more, 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 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,649.60

    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 8 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 4.30 pm.

    Total hours per week: 32.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    16 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000244190

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties will include:

  • Assisting the dentist chair-side
  • 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 Standard qualification

Functional Skills in maths and English, if required.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possible full-time position at the end of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Administrative skills, Attention to detail, Communication skills, Customer care skills, Initiative, Logical, 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

One day per week you will be required

About the employer

We aim to provide you with state-of-the-art dentistry in a friendly and comfortable environment. Our highly qualified and experienced dentists will focus on the whole care of your mouth - healthy gums, fresh breath and beautiful white teeth. As a practice, we are dedicated to preventative dentistry. We make sure you stay informed about your oral health and the ways to protect it. Our preventative services aim to identify and resolve existing issues before they worsen, and to prevent potential problems. We provide information and support when it comes to keeping your mouth healthy. We inform our patients about the risks associated with taking their oral health for granted and the things they can do to avoid those consequences.

Employer

S M DENTAL CARE LIMITED

Address

35-38 Hednesford Road

Heath Hayes

Staffs

WS12 3EA

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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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