A CV is somewhat different from a resume in the sense that it possesses more information in a prescribed format. CVs provide an applicant with more leeway as far as putting in information is concerned.

Look at a trainee dental nurse’s Curriculum Vitae example below which will provide you with more information on how it is written keeping in mind a trainee dental nurse’s skills and limited experience.

See Also: Cover Letter for Trainee Dental Nurse Resume


Trainee Dental Nurse CV Example


Sarah Page

9011 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 66666
(919) 999-9009, E-mail

Seeking a Trainee Dental Nurse position with the ABC Dental Clinic. Bringing extensive training in dental procedures and exceptional communication skills.

California State University Los Angeles, CA
Bachelor’s of Sciences in Nursing – May 2012
• GPA: 3.2

Licensure and Certifications
• Registered Dental Assistant (RDA Certification)
• Current DANB License
• CPR Certification

Volunteer Experience
• Worked as a transporter at the LA Health Services for six months as a volunteer

Extracurricular Activities
• Community outreach at St. John’s Church
• Member of the community advisory board
• Lead singer of the church choir
• Fundraising activities at the community level
• President of the drama and baseball clubs in school

Special Skills
• Exceptional understanding of medical and dental terminology
• Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods
• Understanding of dental x-ray film development techniques
• Excellent communication skills in English and Spanish
• Ability to work under stress and manage emergency situations

• Dr. Andrew Hall
Senior Administrator
LA Health Services
(000) 987-9870

• Rev. Nathan Williams
St. John’s Church
(210) 547-0000