Trainee Dental Assistant
Brookvale Dental Centre location 2 Trainee Dental Assistant positions Full training and support provided About the role As a Trainee Dental Assistant you will be responsible for providing clinical and administrative assistance in all aspects of dentistry. The program will see undertake on the job training under supervision to develop the competency and skills required of a qualified Dental Assistant for a period of a 12 month contract. You will work closely with Dentists, Hygienists and experienced Dental Assistants.
You will have responsibilities in instrument sterilisation, maintaining a clean and healthy clinical environment and preparing rooms for treatment. Other tasks will include patient care management such as greeting and meeting patients, making follow up appointments and entering patient details into records. About you We are looking for candidates with a positive attitude, initiative and the ability to think ahead to provide seamless support to our Dental staff.
To be successful you will have: Excellent oral and written communication skills Ability to build rapport with patients quickly An interest in oral hygiene and assisting in clinical treatments Highly developed skills in time management, attention to detail and prioritisation A desire to learn and passion in the healthcare industry Ability to work in a structured and team environment Can meet the requirements of Cert III in Dental Assisting If you have not signed up to a Cert III as yet, no problem, we are still interested in hearing from you. About HCF and HCF Dental Centres HCF is Australia's largest not-for-profit private health insurer. With the adoption of our 2020 Strategy, our vision is to make health care understandable, affordable, high quality and customer centric.
Weâ€™re proud to be home to 1300 employees at our head office location in Sydney, our Australian call centres and our growing network of branches and dental centres across the country. With over 85 years of heritage in Australia, weâ€™re committed to investing in the health and happiness of both our members and our people. We believe that by giving our people an inclusive, supportive and healthy working environment, we can do our best for our members.
Benefits & culture Training & development opportunities Discount of HCF Health Insurance Networking events Family & Friends Day We believe in developing our people to assist in driving continuous improvement within the organization. At the same time we are dedicated to creating a working culture where staff members can flourish. We work hard to ensure that all our positions are challenging and rewarding, where you can utilise and further develop your skills to truly make a difference.
HCF is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All suitably qualified applicants will receive equal and fair consideration for employment. Applicants who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander are actively encouraged to apply.
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