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Company

Smile Clinics Ltd.

Location

Preston

Type of Apprenticeship

Advanced Apprenticeship

Description

We are looking for people that are:

  • Passionate
  • Excellent at communicating
  • Forward thinking
  • Approachable
  • Compassionate
  • About the job:

As an Apprentice Dental Nurse you will welcome patients and provide direct support with treatment;

  • taking responsibility for the decontamination of instruments
  • maintaining equipment
  • ensuring that all relevant materials and supplies are in place
  • looking after patient records
  • making notes when the dentist is examining a patient
  • working closely with the dental team, responding quickly to requests
  • keeping the surgery neat, tidy & ready for use

You will build up your practical skills while working alongside dentists and nurses. You will be taught within college on an evening programme (6-9pm) to develop your knowledge.

About the practice:

Over the next 5 years we are looking at expanding the practice to include new treatment rooms and staff facilities; this will give the team the chance to work together in a fresh, modern environment. During this exciting time we are offering the opportunity to join our team and help deliver a memorable patient experience in a fun environment.

Fully computerised
Digital radiographs.

Wage

£3.90 per hour. £148 weekly

Working hours per week

38 hours per week: 8am - 5pm Monday - Thursday (1 hour lunch) 8am - 2pm Friday.

Required Skills

Good communication skills are essential as you will be required to speak with patients and visitors on a daily basis.

Personal Qualities Required

A smart, clean appearance is important for this clinical role.

Required Qualifications

GCSE Math & English A*- C grade or equivalent.

All applicants will be required to attend an initial assessment in Maths, English & IT (if applicable). Applicants may be required to undertake Functional Skills alongside their apprenticeship if they do not have GCSE Grade D or above.

Number of Vacancies

1

Expected Duration

12-24 months

Future Prospects

  • Implant and Facial Aesthetic Clinic Training
  • Full Complimentary Indemnity
  • BLS, CPR & First Aid Training CDP Included in your work package.
  • Recognition, Benefits and Rewards

Other Information

Fantastic team work is essential, Dental nursing is a fast paced environment, working together with the dentists, nurses and other team members ensures your day runs smoothly.

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