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Apprentice Dental Nurse - Station Road Dental Practice - Hinckley

Apprentice Dental Nurse

Employer: Station Road Dental Practice

Dental Surgery Nurse duties to include:

  • Check crown/denture work for patients due in that day are back from the laboratory
  • Set up surgery in readiness for the day
  • Find relevant x-rays in preparation for treatment
  • Greet patients in a helpful, courteous manner
  • Update records as required, checking the address, DOB details etc as well as charting and obtaining the patient's signature on FP17 forms
  • Prepare mouthwash and treatment trays for use. Load local anaesthetic if required and have relevant materials ready to use
  • Disinfect all impression work as per manufacturer instruction before sending to the lab.
  • Complete details required on lab sheet including patient’s computer number
  • Develop and file all x-rays
  • Ensure safe containment of sharps and clinical waste
  • Read and understand the cross infection control guidelines set out in the A12 document

Weekly wage: £172.00

Working week: Monday to Thursday - 08:00-19:00 & Friday - 08:30-17:30.

Total hours per week: 40.00

Expected duration: 28 months

Possible start date: 24 May 2021

Personal qualities: 

  • Computer literate
  • Patient focussed
  • Willing to work towards qualification and gain job satisfaction
  • Considerate
  • Caring
  • Flexible
  • Team Player
  • Highly Motivated
  • Keen interest in dental nursing and a willingness to learn

Desired qualifications:

  • GCSE grades 9-4 (A*-C) in English and maths or equivalent qualifications
  • A GCSE grade 4 (C) or above, or equivalent qualification in Science is preferable

Apprentice Dental Nurse - Station Road Dental Practice - Hinckley

Hinckley, UK
Advanced Apprenticeship

Published on 14 Apr 2021

Deadline 12 May 2021

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