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Apprentice Dental Nurse

  • Application closing date: 23 Aug 2019 17:52

Overview

Busy NHS Dental Practice based in Dovecot are seeking an Apprentice Dental Nurse to join their team and kick start their career in dentistry

Job Description

Duties/responsibilities to include:

  • Keep the clinical areas and all equipment and instruments clean, tidy and sterile as appropriate according to the practice’s health and safety, infection control lead and manufacturers' instructions
  • Provide chair side assistance, ensuring that the correct equipment is always available
  • Assisting the dentists with suction, retraction, manipulation of air and water syringes, passing instruments and mixing/passing materials
  • Ensuring all lab work is checked and available prior to patient’s arrival
  • Developing and filing x-rays
  • Cleaning and sterilising instruments
  • Greeting and caring for patients
  • Maintaining a clean environment during surgery
  • Carrying out reception and administration tasks
  • Ensure computer/written records are accurately maintained and securely stored
  • Ensure complete confidentiality is of upmost importance
  • Liaise with reception to ensure smooth patient communications and transfer of records

Candidate Requirements

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Confidence using a computer and be highly organised
  • Friendly
  • Outgoing person with a passion to build a career in the dental industry
  • Excellent commitment to learning

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Excellent communication skills

Desired qualifications

  • Level 2 Certificate in Healthcare Support Services

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Hours: 37.5
  • Pay: £146.25 Weekly

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