Dental Nursing

Apprentice Dental Nurse

Company
With Waterloo Dental Practice
Location
Working in Stoke-On-Trent (view map)
Level
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Salary
Paying £150.00 per week
Duration
21 months duration

About the apprenticeship

The successful candidate’s main responsibilities will be:

  • Assisting the Dentist with dental procedures
  • Setting-up and preparing the surgery before the start of each session
  • Sterilising and performing cross-infection controls after each patient
  • Cleaning the surgery in a proper manner and to practice guidelines at the end of each session
  • Assisting in the writing up of clinical dental notes during an appointment
  • Adhere to Health and Safety Procedures
  • Observe all dental ethical guidelines and patient confidentiality
  • Ensuring that the surgery has adequate supplies
  • Escorting patients from the waiting room to the surgery
  • Ensuring that all necessary laboratory work is returned and ready for each session
  • Assisting on reception as necessary
  • Taking part in in-house courses
  • Observing correct professional behaviour
  • Excellent attendance and time keeping
  • Keeping confidential all patient information
Future Prospects

Permanent role within the business for the right candidate upon successful completion of the apprenticeship process and based on company finances at the time.