M09Tail Apprentice Dental Nurse
Employer Description Tailor and Co Dental aim to provide the highest level of patient care and dental treatment in a relaxing and friendly environment with experienced, skilled staff to assist in your journey.
Salary £4.15 per hour Hours Of Work Mon, Tues, Thurs – 8.45am to 5:45pm; Weds – 8.45am to 7:15pm; Fri – 8.45am to 4pm (Mon and Thurs 1 hr lunch and Tues, Weds and Thurs 1.5hr lunch)
Position Type Apprentice Age Range 16+
Qualification Dental Nursing Level 3 Standard. This is a work-based qualification with college attendance every Wednesday 3.00pm-6:30pm term time only to include Functional Skills if required.

Vacancy Description


This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic person to train as a Dental Nurse in a small and friendly practice. The Apprentice will play an important team role in the day-to-day planning, organisation and smooth running of a small, busy practice, and to ensure all the practices objectives are met.


Role and Responsibilities


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


Chairside assistance – passing instruments to the Dentist

Updating patient records as instructed by the Dentist

Set up and prepare the surgery

Maintaining high standards of cleanliness and infection control

Keeping patient information confidential

Follow all workplace policies and procedures



Qualifications and Education Requirements


GCSE grade 4-9 (A-Cs) in Maths and English preferred but not essential


Preferred Skills


Excellent Communication skills

Ability to work in a team

Ability to work under pressure

Good organisational skills

Good timekeeping skills

Have the ability to use your own initiative


Personal Qualities





Eager to learn

Positive attitude

Genuine interest in this type of role


Future Prospects


On successful completion of your Apprenticeship you may be offered a permanent contract


Vacancy Code: M09Tail

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