Apprentice Dental Nurse Newton Dental Practice

This full-time apprenticeship position is well suited to an individual that is looking to advance in a dental career and gain direct experience in a thriving, and supportive workplace. You will work closely with the dentist, assisting in surgery, as well as having sterilisation, decontamination and clinical duties, also possible reception cover.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    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

    Days and times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    07 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000249274

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Preparing surgery/materials/instruments for each patient
  • Following decontamination/sterilising protocols
  • Safe disposal of clinical waste
  • Processing/assisting with dental radiographs
  • Updating medical histories
  • Following all practice policies and procedures
  • Obeying all dental ethical guidelines including all rules on confidentiality

The training you will be getting

  • Our course provider Dentrain Professionals Ltd offers the NEBDN accredited Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing Apprenticeship

For more information, please see their website.

www.dentrain.co.uk

www.facebook.com/DentrainProfessionalsEducation

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Upon completion of this Apprenticeship, the Apprentice can register with the General Dentist Council as a qualified Dental Nurse

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Access to a computer and the internet is essential. To enable us to consider your application, can you please send your full CV, which should include the following details: Full Name. Date of birth. Full address including postcode. Contact telephone number. E-Mail address. Education history - including dates and qualifications obtained .(English/Maths GCSE results required). Details of previous employment including roles and responsibilities/extra curriculum activities. A personal statement about yourself. Cover letter/statement of why you wish to become a Dental Nurse. Please send/attach as a PDF or Word Document to pam@dentrain.net or complete the link. Failure to provide these details will result in your application for the above post not being processed. Exams are to be held at Dentrain Professionals, 22 Bridge Street, Bolton, BL1 2EA

About the employer

Newton Dental is a modern Private and NHS family dental practice in Newton-le-Willows. We offer a full range of dental services to each family member, from general dental care, to state-of-the-art whitening systems, to implants and facial aesthetics – the team here at Newton Dental are dedicated to ensuring that the treatment that you receive is to the highest standard.

Employer

Newton Dental Practice

Address

65-67 WARGRAVE ROAD

NEWTON LE WILLOWS

WA12 9RH

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Training

Training provider

DENTRAIN PROFESSIONALS LTD

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

Contact

Pam Clare

pam@dentrain.net

01204528652

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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