Trainee Dental Nurse

TRAINEE DENTAL NURSE – BATH, SOMERSET – FULL TIME

INDEPENDENT PRACTICE

JOB REF: JO0000009334

Our client is offering the opportunity to gain a Level 3 diploma in Dental Nursing in a Specialist Dental Clinic where we strive to offer a Gold Standard to all our patients. 

The diploma will take 12-18 months to complete. 

Key duties will include: 
-Provide chair side support, ensuring that the correct equipment, instruments and materials are available for each procedure. 
– Decontamination process is carried out in accordance with clinic policies in line with HTM01-05. 
– Process and store radiographs accurately and according to clinic protocols. 
– Be familiar and comply with all health and safety rules and guidance, including PPE, COSHH, mercury handling, infection control, waste disposal etc 
– Ensure that patients are treated in a safe and clean environment. 
– Provide excellent care where the patients needs are our number one priority. Provide reassurance during treatment. 
– Maintain and protect patient confidentiality at all times. 
– Accurately complete patient clinical records as directed. 

Essential Skills: 
– Legible handwriting 
– Excellent command of the English language, diction and grammar 
– Excellent telephone voice 
– Live within 15minutes of the clinic due to oncall services 
Personal attributes: 
– Committed work ethic 
– Highly motivated and ability to work in a team 
– Good communication skills 
– Understand the need to promote individuals equality, diversity and rights 
– Excellent interpersonal skills 
– Good leadership skills 
– Able to be flexible and work to deadlines 
– Ability to use initiative to research and report specific topics 
Experience: 
– Working within a team 
– Working with the public 

Please apply today

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