Bury College

Dental Nurse Apprentice

Langley Dental Practice

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We require an Apprentice Dental Nurse to work in our busy surgery practice. We are a friendly run practice and would like to welcome an Apprentice on board.

You will be completing a wide range of duties and involved with assisting the dentist in the care of patients. This will include chairside assistance, passing instruments to the dentist, ensuring strict hygiene & cleanliness. Taking confidential information from patients. Infection control is importance, and the role will include decontamination and sterilisation of instruments. General cleaning and greeting patients, directing them to reception and seating areas will also be included.

You will receive the following training:

Dental Nurse Level 3 Standard.

This is a work-based qualification with timetabled classes via Teams.

The starting salary is £137.60 weekly for 32 hours 8.45am - 5.30pm. 5 days a week - TBA. 1 hour for lunch.

The apprenticeship will run for 21 months, starting on Monday, 07 June 2021. Applications close on Friday, 28 May 2021.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week), For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Who We Are Looking For

Personal Qualities

You must be well presented, friendly & personable with a wide variety of people & have a genuine interest in this role.

You must be willing to learn & accept instruction & training.

Desired Skills

You must have good customer service skills, good timekeeping & attention to detail is essential


Maths & English – pass essential

Subject to a successful apprenticeship you may be offered permanent employment at the practice.

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