- GMFJ Reference
37.00 per week
- Date Posted
- Start Date
Now Taking Applications
- Employment Type
Advanced Level 3
Dentistry at 68
Description of Opportunity
The broad purpose of the occupation is to provide chair side support to all dental professionals
Ensure high standards of cleanliness and infection control
Prepare instruments, materials and medicaments for dental procedures
Carry out stock control
Ensure patient comfort and safety throughout their visit
In their daily work, an employee in this occupation interacts with patients of all ages, other members of the dental team, other health professionals and representatives of organisations providing support services to the setting. Depending on the dental setting the dental nurse could also interact with schools, the prison service, community dental service, individuals in their own homes and those in care home settings.
An employee in this occupation will be responsible for providing care for people of all ages, different backgrounds, cultures and beliefs within a variety of clinical environments. Dental nurses must ensure that they only carry out a task, treatment or make decisions about a patient’s care if they are appropriately trained, competent, indemnified and have the necessary skills. Dental nurses are registered professionals and work within the standards and scope of practice as defined by the General Dental Council Scope of Practice document.
For more information about this vacancy please contact BOURNEMOUTH AND POOLE COLLEGE on 01202 205205 (Ref ID: 125163)
Friendly/ able to provide good customer service
Must have maths and English qualifications including;
GCSE grade A*-C/9-4 or Functional Skills level 2 or equivalents
Dental nurse Level 3 Apprenticeship StandardAttending college one day a week during term time and in the workplace for a minimum of 30 hours a week. You will be learning from trained staff in the workplace and supervised at all times. You will have classroom based learning and practical lessons whilst at college.
Can use own initiative
Could lead to full-time role or higher-level training