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Dental Nursing Apprentice Level 3 DR K S HUNJAN

KS Hunjan & Associates, located in the heart of Halifax, are providing a fantastic opportunity for a hard working and determined candidate to work with their team of qualified professionals as an Apprentice Dental Nurse. If you are looking for a career in dental nursing then apply today!

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Closing date: 14 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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

    08:30am - 5:00pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000076530

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

KS Hunjan & Associates are an NHS registered Dentist who aim to provide excellent dental health care in a friendly and sympathetic environment. They are passionate about what they do and deliver this care with first class, five-star service.

Some of the jobs listed below will be part of your day to day activity:

  • Provide chair-side assistance, ensuring that the correct equipment is available
  • To communicate effectively with clinicians to provide high quality, patient focused care
  • To provide and receive patient information which is complex and sensitive, ensuring patient confidentiality is not compromised
  • Building relationships with patients and showing excellent customer service
  • Making sure all equipment is sterilized and ready before procedures and treatments

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

This course is delivered using a blended delivery model, an apprentice will spend 2 days per month at Bradford College undertaking classroom based learning in addition to regular workplace assessments.

Upon successful completion of this apprenticeship, the apprentice will be awarded the following:

• Level 3 Extended Diploma in Dental Nursing
• Functional Skills in Maths and English Level 2 (if applicable)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There are a range of post registration courses available for dental nurses looking to further their education. They may include a range of higher education qualifications or other work-related education and training to support continuing profession development such as a Certificate in Dental Sedation Nursing, Certificate in Oral Health Education etc.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9 - 4 (A* - C)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9 - 4 (A* - C)) Desired

Things to consider

Make sure you can get to and from the employer each day easily.

About the employer

KS Hunjan and Associates are an NHS registered Dentist that offers a full range of treatments and has many years experience providing care to the local community. The practice is directly in the city centre making it easily accessible for customers and employees alike.

Employer

DR K S HUNJAN

Address

3 WESTGATE

HALIFAX

HX1 1DJ

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Training

Training provider

BRADFORD COLLEGE

Contact

Tom Hughes

t.hughes@bradfordcollege.ac.uk

01274 728316

Apprenticeship standard

Dental nurse (integrated)

Level 3 (A level)


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