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Dental Nurse Apprentice - Kenilworth Dental Practice - Kenilworth

Dental Nurse Apprentice

Employer: Kenilworth Dental Practice

Duties: 

  • Assisting the dentist in surgery, to include passing the correct instruments or materials, supporting the patient, using a suction tube, preparing the dental surgery in the morning with relevant equipment needed for the day, cleaning and sterilising dental instruments
  • Emptying clinical waste into the correct containers
  • Processing x-rays and cleaning the x-ray developer
  • Participating in practice meetings
  • Patient support, providing reassurance
  • Completing any required paperwork
  • Decontamination of instruments

Weekly wage: £201.25

Working week:  Monday to Thursday- 8:45 am- 6:00 pm (1 hr lunch) Friday 8:00 am-4:15 pm (1 hr lunch) 40.25hrs per week including study time at the college. Hours worked on rota basis.

Total hours per week: 40.25

(the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

Expected duration: 30 months

Possible start date: 02 November 2020

Personal qualities: 

  • Hard working, reliable and flexible
  • Well presented, professional, polite and has a genuine enjoyment for working with people
  • Keen interest in dental nursing and a willingness to learn new information
  • Able to take on board feedback and change your working methods based on feedback
  • Always rises to a challenge with enthusiasm

Desired qualifications:

  • GCSE or equivalent in maths and English Grades A*-C/9-4 desirable.

Dental Nurse Apprentice - Kenilworth Dental Practice - Kenilworth

Kenilworth CV8 2PE, UK
Advanced Apprenticeship

Published on 15 Sep 2020

Deadline 9 Oct 2020