Dental Nurse Apprenticeship

Gidlow Dental Surgery

As a Dental Nurse Apprentice you will be assisting with all clinical aspects within the surgery and providing patients with a high level of care so you need to be unflappable under pressure and able to put people at ease.

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Weekly wage

£156.00

Total hours per week

40 hours

Expected duration

18 months

Possible start date

24 Jun 2019

Summary

As an Apprentice Dental Nurse you will be assisting with all clinical aspects within the surgery and providing patients with a high level of care so you need to be unflappable under pressure and able to put people at ease. You will receive ongoing support, development and training to equip you with the skills and knowledge required for a successful dental nursing career. Your daily activities could include:

  • Sterilising instruments
  • Updating patient records
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Preparing instruments and materials for various treatments
  • Being responsible for infection control in the dental surgery

During your Apprenticeship you’ll develop the skills required to support patients and dental staff in providing safe and effective treatment from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments.

Working week

Monday to Friday - 8.45am - 12.45pm, 1.45pm - 5.30pm

40 hour per week

Date posted

16 May 2019

Apprenticeship Level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship

Positions

1 available

Requirements and prospects

Skills

None specified

Qualifications

Maths and English GCSE 9-4/A*-C or equivalent

Personal Qualities

  • Ambitious
  • Hard-working
  • Have a 'can do approach'
  • Must be a team player
  • Must have an outgoing personality as you will be interacting with patients
  • Willing to learn and take on new challenges
  • A quick learner who is willing to take things on board

Future Prospects

Possibility to become a full time employee on completion of apprenticeship.

About the employer

Gidlow Dental Surgery is situated in Wigan and serve both NHS patients and Private. They are well established practice and have a highly skilled and experienced team offering a range of treatments including emergency dentistry, dental implants, teeth whitening, restorative dentistry.

Employer

Gidlow Dental Surgery

Address

Gidlow Dental Surgery, 328 Gidlow Lane
WIGAN
WN6 7PJ

Training provider

  • Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing
  • Maths and English Functional Skills if required
  • ERR Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • PLTS Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Training framework

Dental nurse

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspiration Training Ltd

Contact

Joanne Wilson

jwilson@aspirationtraining.com

07880 193254

Application instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

Application closing date: 21 Jun 2019

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