23/07/2018 Aspiration Training Doncaster DN1 2EX

Trainee Dental Nurse Apprenticeship

  • Sector: health social care
  • Location: Doncaster
  • Salary: 111
  • Level: 3
Trainee Dental Nurse Apprenticeship

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Churchview Dental Practice provides excellent dental care in a warm and welcoming environment. We believe prevention is better than the cure, it is our aim to prevent dental disease rather than treat at a later date. Every effort is made to make patients feel comfortable, our staff are trained to take extra care and explain all the procedures to patients and be empathetic to their concerns.

As an Apprentice Dental Nurse you will be assisting with all clinical aspects within the surgery and providing patients with a high level of care so you need to be unflappable under pressure and able to put people at ease.

You will receive ongoing support, development and training to equip you with the skills and knowledge required for a successful dental nursing career. Your daily activities could include:

•              sterilising instruments

•              updating patient records

•              maintaining equipment

•              preparing instruments and materials for various treatments

•              being responsible for infection control in the dental surgery

During your Apprenticeship you’ll develop the skills required to support patients and dental staff in providing safe and effective treatment from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments.

Please see the job description below:

•Keep the clinical areas and all equipment and instruments clean, tidy and sterile as appropriate according to the practice’s health and safety and infection control procedures  and manufacturers' instructions

•Use all equipment and machinery in accordance with manufacturers' recommendations and ensure that they are maintained regularly and in good working order

•Provide chair side assistance, ensuring that the correct equipment is available

•Assist with hygienist when required to

•Always ensure the care and welfare of patients in a friendly, helpful and courteous manner

•Accurately complete patient clinical records as directed

•Observe patient confidentiality at all times

•Handle all substances in accordance with Health and Safety policies

•Be familiar and comply with all Health and Safety rules and guidance, including PPE, COSHH, Mercury handling, infection control, waste disposal etc

•Develop radiographs

•Complete laboratory request forms, keep records of work sent, received and fitted

•Ensure adequate stocks of materials and other items within the surgery

•Ensure computer/written records are accurately maintained and securely stored

•Liaise with reception to ensure smooth patient communications and transfer of records

•Attend and participate in practice meetings

•Other duties as necessary for the efficient operation of the practice (perhaps including the duties and tasks of receptionist as required)

•Undergo training as may be required to develop your skills and abilities

•Attend refresher and update training for medical emergencies and CPR

•Act in accordance with the practice rules and code of conduct

•Follow practice dress code

•Tidy waiting area when needed

•Open and close all gates when first entering practice and leaving practice if needed

 

16 – 18 Years of Age
C or Equivilant in Maths and English 

An enthusiastic person with good communication skills and ability to work well with the team.

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