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CVGT - Dental Assistant Trainee

Job posted: 09/07/2024
Applications close: 28/07/2024 (Midnight)
15 days remaining

15 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Central Goldfields

Job type: Full time / 1 Year

Organisation: Maryborough District Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/24089

Reference: VG/24089

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Central Goldfields

An exciting opportunity exists at Maryborough District Health Service for a caring individual who wishes to complete a Dental Assistant Traineeship with our dental team at MDHS. This is an opportunity to complete a Certificate III in Dental Assisting and learn additional elements including administration and cleaning, client management and operational aspects of the Community Dental department. The trainee will play a key role in providing responsive public dental services to meet each client’s dental needs.

MDHS services the Central Goldfields and Pyrenees Shire with campuses in Avoca, Dunolly and Maryborough. The strong clinical and social links between the three campuses ensure that the community is cared for by qualified staff who are committed to high standards of person-centred care. MDHS is one of the largest employers in the region, providing the perfect setting to become part of our team and community.

Dental Assistant Trainee - CVGT

Fixed Term Full Time – 80 hours per fortnight

Classification: Trainee – dependent on qualifications

Award: As per CVGT

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE CLICK HERE: Dental Assistant Traineeship.

An exciting opportunity exists at Maryborough District Health Service for a caring individual who wishes to complete a Dental Assistant Traineeship with our dental team at MDHS. This is an opportunity to complete a Certificate III in Dental Assisting and learn additional elements including administration and cleaning, client management and operational aspects of the Community Dental department. The trainee will play a key role in providing responsive public dental services to meet each client's dental needs.

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

  • Embrace and promote the values of MDHS – Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability & Togetherness
  • Commitment to undertake training to complete the Certificate III Dental Assisting
  • Ability to be flexible and work in a changing environment
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team
  • Willingness to undertake a broad range of clinical and non-clinical duties

What's in it for you?

  • Great Working Environment – Join a group of motivated health care professionals with a Fixed Term contract. Opportunity to join the Social Club, offering a wide range of social events and local retail discounts.
  • Fantastic Growth Potential – Excellent opportunities in partnership with CVGT and MDHS
  • Supportive Culture with Continuous Improvement Opportunities – Culture that promotes and embraces the organisational values of GREAT (Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Togetherness) and encourages and supports employees to engage in professional development with access to the Centre of Inspired Learning and Simulation Lab.

KEY SELECTION CRITERIA

Essential

  • Commitment to undertake training to complete the Certificate III Dental Assisting as directed by MDHS
  • A current satisfactory Police Check and a Working with Children Certificate (or a willingness to attain these during the recruitment process).

 Technical/Professional Knowledge and skills

  • Ability to be flexible and work in a changing environment.
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.
  • Willingness to undertake a broad range of clinical and non-clinical duties in line with learning.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

For further information, please contact Sarah Broad, Operations Manager – COIL on 5461 0368 or via sbroad@mdhs.vic.gov.au

Applications for this position close on Sunday 28th July  2024.

 TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE CLICK HERE: Dental Assistant Traineeship.

Applications are to include:

-          Covering Letter

-          Resume

-          Written response to the Key Selection Criteria, available in the Position Description on the position advertisement.

Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

MDHS is an equal opportunity employer. Appointments are subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and a Working with Children Check. NDIS Workers Screening will be required for workers identified as working within a risk assessed role.

 

 

CVGT - Dental Assistant Trainee

Job type:

Full time / 1 Year

Job classification:

As per award

Contact:

Sarah Broad | 5461 0368 or via sbroad@mdhs.vic.gov.au

CVGT - Dental Assistant Trainee