Dental Nurse Apprentice

Springmount Dental Practice · Competitive · Matlock
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  • Working as part of a team to execute a first-class service
  • Assisting dentists and dental hygiene/therapists in surgery
  • Set-up the surgery ready for different types of procedures
  • Provide materials for use during procedures
  • Engage in patient conversations to help the treatment process and put the patient at ease
  • Provide suction for certain procedures involving aerosol
  • Effectively clean and disinfect the surgery after treatment
  • Assist with radiographs
  • Set up the x-ray equipment for use on a patient
  • Use of the digital processing equipment once an x-ray has been taken
  • Provide the decontamination process of instruments after they have been used
  • Understand and execute the cross-infection standards as per the guidance and requirements
  • Manage different types of waste, including clinical waste
  • Stock control within the surgery to ensure adequate stock of consumables
  • Deal with incoming and outgoing labwork
  • Welcome patients as they arrive for appointments in a professional manner
  • Booking appointments on the reception desk
  • Answering the telephone and dealing with patient enquiries
  • Taking payments for patient appointments
  • Carrying out general clinical & administrative duties to ensure the effective running of the practice
  • Execute the standards of the dental profession, in accordance with the General Dental Council
  • Promoting a professional image of the company at all times
  • A warm, friendly, reliable and adaptable personality
  • The ability to work flexibly with others in a busy team environment

Skills Required :

  • Competence in delivering a high level of customer service
  • Excellent communication skills and telephone manner
  • The ability and personality to build a rapport with our patients & team

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