Dental Assistant (DENTAL)

Job posted: 01/02/2024
Applications close: 29/02/2024 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Central Gippsland Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 13853

Reference: 13853

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland

Maternity Leave Cover Required - 0.2 EFT Dental Assistant Needed for Fridays

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Friendly and dynamic team

About Department

The Dental Service operates from a modern purpose built clinic at the Sale Campus. The team consists of Dentists, Oral Health Therapists, Dental Assistants, a Prosthetist and Administrative officers. Public dental services are provided for all age groups, from pre-schoolers, school-aged children, youth and adults.


  • Provide clinical chair-side assistance within the dental scope of practice
  • Prepare clients for examination and treatment by the dentist
  • Assist the dentist including the passing of instruments, mixing materials, maintaining a high standard of moisture control during treatment
  • Maintain a high level of appropriate infection control
  • Participate in stock control

About You

  • Certificate III in Dental Assisting or 2 years plus experience 
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work under pressure 


  • Salary Packaging – Increase your take home pay!
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Staff Car Park
  • Culture of continuous improvement


  • Please attach your resume and cover letter to your application

All appointments are made subject to the candidate providing a current satisfactory National Police Certificate and obtaining a Working with Children Check.

At CGH we acknowledge the importance of creating a work environment that is welcoming, safe, equitable and inclusive. We encourage applications from all backgrounds and abilities, with inclusion being essential to our mission and reflective of the community we serve.

Shortlisting for this position will commence immediately. We encourage you to apply promptly as the advertisement may close early should a suitable applicant be sourced.

Dental Assistant (DENTAL)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Kelle Gainsforth - (03) 5143 8130

Dental Assistant (DENTAL)