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Dental Assistant – Life Dental, Stafford Heights QLD

Exciting opportunity for a Dental Assistant to join our established team on a full-time maternity contract for 6-12 months. We are seeking a motivated and confident individual that is available for an immediate start.

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Dental Assistant to join our fast-paced working environment on a full time maternity contract. We offer great working conditions in a very friendly and professional environment. The successful candidate would be passionate about a career in Dental, be reliable, show initiative and be available to work Saturdays and Wednesday evenings. As an experienced Dental Assistant, you will be supporting in all aspects of the practice including assisting the Practice Manager, Hygienist and Dentist in surgery whilst helping to ensure the smooth running of reception, sterilisation and laboratory area. This role is both challenging and rewarding, with an opportunity for personal growth and development. 

The Practice 

 Life Dental is located on the North side of Brisbane with dedicated dental professionals providing exceptional delivery of service to our patients. Our friendly and experienced team pride ourselves on delivering the best dentistry available today through cutting edge technology. We offer a wide range of service including; cosmetic, restorative, preventative treatment and specialised services. Life Dental is open Monday to Friday and every second Saturday. 

About the Position

• Provide chair side assistance 

• Assist in reception/ front desk duties 

• Patient care and management 

• Assisting patients and discussing treatment plans 

• Maintaining sterilising and instrument processes 

• Prepare for surgical procedure 

• Maintaining a clean and healthy clinical environment 

Skills and experience

What are we looking for?

To be successful in this role, you will possess the following attributes and skill: 

• Previous experience in a similar role. 

• Friendly and positive attitude 

• Strong work ethic and desire to deliver exceptional service 

• Fast Learner and strong interpersonal skills 

• High attention to detail 

• Certificate III in Dental Assisting is highly regarded 

• Previous reception experience is desirable 

• Must be able to pour impressions and make bleaching trays 

• Experience in stock control 

• Experience with Oasis software preferred

About Maven Dental Group

Maven Dental Group is a consolidator of dental practices with locations throughout Australia. We currently provide facilities and services across 117 practices and engage more than 1450 people. We are an ambitious organisation and want to further solidify our position in a competitive market with our aim to be the leading oral healthcare provider in Australasia. 

We are part of the Abano Healthcare Group – a business listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange, which also own our New Zealand sister company Lumino The Dentists, providing facilities and services to approximately 130 practices. Centric to our business are people – this includes not only our clinicians but our patients. We demonstrate this through exceptional care and continuous improvement - additionally reflected in our values of “taking the time to care”; “only bringing your best”; “respecting each other”; and “playing as a team”. 

To apply for this position please apply by clicking the Apply Now button. Please note only qualified candidates will be contacted.

  • Posted 20 June 2019
  • Stafford Heights, QLD
  • Private