Dental Nurse Apprentice

Tsao Chu Dental Practice

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an apprentice dental nurse to join our team. The practice offers a range of NHS treatments and routine dental check-ups. This position is ideal for someone with a keen interest in the dental industry and a great opportunity for someone looking to start their career as a dental nurse.

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Weekly wage


Total hours per week

36.25 hours

Expected duration

20 months

Possible start date

22 Mar 2021


Duties to include:

  • Assisting the dentists with suction, retraction, manipulation of air and water syringes, passing instruments and mixing/passing materials
  • Ensuring all lab work is checked and available prior to patients arrival
  • Developing and filing x-rays
  • Cleaning and sterilising instruments
  • Greeting and caring for patients
  • Maintaining a clean environment during surgery
  • Carrying out reception and administration tasks
  • This is just a sample of some of the things you might be doing

Working week

Monday to Friday 8.55am - 5.10pm. May be required to work on a Saturday rota during busy periods.

36.25 hour per week

Date posted

19 Feb 2021

Apprenticeship Level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship


1 available

Requirements and prospects


  • You should have good communication skills
  • Confidence using a computer
  • Highly organised
  • Previous customer service experience 


GCSE maths and English grades A- C/7-4 preferable (or equivalent).

Personal Qualities

  • You will be friendly
  • An outgoing person
  • A passion to build a career in the dental industry

Future Prospects

When you've successfully completed your Apprenticeship you may be given the opportunity to continue in your role, or progress onto an alternative support role within the company where you'll receive full training and support.

About the employer

An NHS dental practice based in Litherland, are looking to recruit an apprentice dental nurse to join their friendly team. The practice offers a range of NHS treatments and routine dental check-ups. 


Tsao Chu Dental Practice


Church Road
L21 5HE

Training provider

  • Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing 
  • Functional Skills if required 

Training framework

Dental nurse

Training provider



Leanne King

03001 238088

Application instructions

Application closing date: 12 Mar 2021

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