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Roseville House Dental PracticeGloucester

Dental Nurse Apprentice

£124.80 - Weekly

Part-time

Advanced
Start: 14 February 2022
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Why We Need You
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You will be working towards your L3 Dental Nursing apprenticeship by assisting in a range of duties relevant to your studies, you will also be set aside time to complete your learning.

The Dental Nurse role complements the role of other dental professionals. One of the primary roles is to provide chair side support to dental professionals and deliver a high level of patient care. 

Dental Nurses may work in a variety of clinical environments and the Apprenticeship reflects all aspects of clinical responsibilities and duties of a dental nurse’s role and will provide the apprentice with the relevant qualification to apply to the General Dental Council (GDC) for professional registration as a dental nurse. 

The Dental Nurse will be able to:

Health Promotion:

  • Advise patients on oral health maintenance. Support members of the dental health care team in the delivery of health care advice and preventative support. Recognise and comply with national guidance and best practice, and acknowledging local health initiatives.

Clinical skills:

  • Prepare and maintain the clinical environment before, during and after dental procedures. Prepare records, equipment and resources for all stages of treatment including dental radiography. Work in a safe and efficient manner. Undertake audits, testing and maintenance of equipment and maintain appropriate records to reflect this. Manage and perform effective decontamination and infection control procedures complying with legislative, local and current best practice guidelines. Provide chair side support to the operator during clinical dental procedures. Prepare, mix and handle dental materials in correct manner whilst ensuring manufactures requirements for storage, usage and disposal are facilitated. Record dental charting and oral tissue assessment carried out by other Registrants.

Patient Care:

Benefits

Private Dental Practice, established over 45 years.

Requirements

GCSE grades A*-C or 9-4 in English and maths or equivalents.

  •  Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Good numeracy and literacy
  • Excellent customer service
  • Personable
  • Trustworthy
  • Organised
  • Team player

Location

Address: 63, Hucclecote Road, Gloucester - GL3 3TW
Phone Number: 0345 155 2020

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