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Dental Assistant

Sydney CBD

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Opportunity to improve the health of defence force personnel – Woolloomooloo – Full time/ Casual/ Part time

Your new company

Join an international organisation who are leading provider of public services. The have expertise in providing services across 6 sectors including Defence, Justice & Immigration, Transport, Health and Citizen Services, employing over 50,000 people across the world. You will join an organisation with a strong reputation and a culture based on four key values, Care, Innovation, Trust, Pride, these values dictate the way the company behaves and it expected that these values should be lived every day.

Your new role

Working as a Dental Assistant you will be contributing to the health and wellbeing of the men and woman working for Defence who serve our country. You will be responsible for overseeing chair-side assistance to the Dentist / Dental Specialist / Hygienist in the delivery of dental services. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Promotion of oral health to patients where qualified and at request of Dentist
  • Take dental intra-oral/extra-oral radiographs prescribed by Dentist or Dental Specialists where licensed
  • Implement infection control procedures within the dental surgery and on the reprocessing of dental instruments and equipment in accordance with National Standards and Defence Policies and Procedures
  • Pouring of dental models as directed, where trained
  • Manage patients in accordance with approved protocols
  • Maintain optimal hygiene and cleanliness of the dental surgery
  • Manage patient clinical records, filing of hard copy reports, booking and recall of patients
  • Participating in governance and quality improvement activities including clinical reviews, health surveillance and auditing
  • Ordering and maintenance of clinical stores and pharmaceutical supplies
  • Perform regular checks, calibration and maintenance of clinical equipment including

This is a Full Time/ Part Time/ Casual position based in Woolloomooloo

What you'll need to succeed

As the successful candidate you'll be an experienced Dental Assistant with:

  • Certificate III in Dental Assisting or similar
  • Current First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certificates preferred
  • Strong communications skills both written and verbal
  • You must be an Australian citizen to obtain a Baseline Security Clearance for the role.

What you'll get in return

  • You will be involved in work which matters and makes a difference to society
  • Chance to build a fulfilling career with unrivalled global development opportunities
  • Join a motivated multidisciplinary team who will encourage you to succeed
  • Have a role with a purpose which you can be proud of
  • Market leading salary based on experience

What you need to do now

This opportunity is immediately available. If you're interested in this role contact Holly Powell by clicking 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or call us now for a confidential discussion.

Holly Powell
D: +61 (0)2 9049 6980
E: Holly.Powell@hays.com.au

LHS 297508 #2385483

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