Senior Dental Assistant

Job posted: 12/07/2021
Applications close: 02/08/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 32376

Reference: 32376

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

 Senior Dental Assistant - Bendigo Health Community Dental Services

  • Full-time fixed term position available

  • Assist in providing high quality general & emergency oral health care

  • Opportunity to join a dedicated and innovative team of dental and oral health professionals

The Position

Position Title: Senior Dental Assistant 
Classification: DY17
Salary per hour (exc. super): $28.95
Hours per fortnight: 2 x 80
Employment Status: 1 x Ongoing AND 1 x Fixed term (16/8/21-12/8/22)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and support to dental team with daily operational needs in clinic and outreach setting.

  • Implement and coordinate systems and processes that support a positive client experience.

  • Prepare patient and work areas for dental treatments and procedures.

  • Support the dental assistant staff with professional development and mentoring.

  • Compliance with all occupational health and safety, infection control and quality assurance requirements.

Key Requirements:

  • Certificate III in Dental Assisting, or equivalent.

  • Demonstrated clinical competence and experience in dental service provision

The Team                             

The Community Dental Services (CSD) is a 31 surgery clinic that provides dental care for the Bendigo community & surrounds. The team consists of dentists, oral health therapists, dental prosthetists, oral health educators & support personnel. The CDS is primarily funded by Dental Health Services Victoria to provide general & emergency oral health care within the scope of publicly funded dental services. CDS is also involved in preventative oral health initiatives including an active schools & early years outreach program.
The Integrated Care Services Division offers a diverse range of programs & services which provides high quality person centre care to patients, clients, residents & consumers in Bendigo & across the Loddon Mallee Region in inpatient, outpatient, community, home & residential care settings.

Bendigo Health

Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training & personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time. Our teams are friendly & we offer a supportive working environment for career progression. Remuneration is in accordance with Victorian Public Health Enterprise Agreements & generous salary packaging arrangements are offered to all staff. Bendigo Region

Bendigo is one of Victoria’s fastest growing regional cities making it a great city to live & work in. Bendigo provides services for the region’s population of over 300,000 & the city offers excellent schools, shopping & cultural precincts, sporting facilities & various tertiary facilities. We can offer generous flexible working arrangements - giving you more time to enjoy the fantastic restaurants, parks, walking trials & wineries within our region.

How to apply

For further information on the position please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online. If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the onboarding process.
Bendigo Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity & social inclusion & encourage people from a diverse cultural background, people with disabilities & or Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Senior Dental Assistant

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Marg McNamara - (03) 5454 8014
Kath Basilewsky - (03) 5454 6912

Senior Dental Assistant