BCAchurD Apprentice Dental Nurse
Employer Description We are a well-established family-friendly practice run by a family team. In a prime location, we are within 5-10 miles from Wigan, Leigh and Warrington (the 600 bus stops right outside the practice). We offer a mixture of good dental hygiene care and the latest techniques and treatments.
Salary £138.75 per week Hours Of Work 37.5 hours per week Mon –Thurs 8.30am-5.00pm Friday 8.30am-1.30pm 1 hour lunch
Position Type Apprenticeship Age Range 16+
Qualification Advanced Level 3 Dental Nursing + Functional Skills if required

Vacancy Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for someone wishing to secure a rewarding career within the Dental industry and to join our professional and caring Dental team. We are a growing Dental surgery with an excellent reputation, constantly expanding the practice to suit our patients’ needs. Full training given and uniform provided.


Role and Responsibilities

You will be completing a wide range of duties involved with assisting the Dentist in the care of patients. This will include:


·         Set-up and prepare the surgery

·         Chairside assistance – mixing materials/passing instruments to the Dentist

·         Updating patient records as instructed by the Dentist

·         High standards of cleanliness and infection control

·         Decontamination duties

·         Keeping patient information confidential

·         Follow all workplace policies and procedures


Qualifications and Education Requirements

GCSE grades A-C/4+ in Maths and English essential


Preferred Skills

·         Excellent communication skills

·         Ability to work in a team and under pressure

·         Good organisational skills

·         Have the ability to use your own initiative

·         Dental experience would be desirable but not essential


Personal Qualities

·         Interest in Dental and wellbeing

·         Friendly and hardworking

·         Positive attitude and ambitious


Future Prospects

Subject to a successful Apprenticeship, you will be employed by the Practice.



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