Dental Assistant Traineeship

Location: Albury

Employment Type: Part Time Traineeship

Salary Range : Award

Closing Date: July, 2019

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Kestrel Recruitment is a local Recruitment and Group Training Organisation specialising in placing candidates with our clients across North East Victoria and Southern NSW within both the white and blue collar sectors.

Based in Albury, our client is a very well regarded Dental Surgery where the opportunity has now arisen to take on a motivated and proactive individual to complete a Part-Time Traineeship in Dental Assisting.

About the role

This is a career-start opportunity leading to an industry recognised qualification and the opportunity to develop your skills on the job in a team environment.

The successful candidate will be trained to prepare for and assist with oral health care procedures, comply with infection control policies and procedures, assist with dental radiography, equipment sterilisation and administration procedures. 

Your duties will include greeting patients at reception, preparing rooms and equipment for dental procedures, equipment sterilisation and infection control.  You will also be responsible for processing payments and scheduling appointments.

This part-time Traineeship will see you working 3 days per week (Tuesday, Thursday and Monday or Friday) and will be undertaken over a two year period.

About you

The person we seek will have a bright and friendly disposition, a genuine interest in establishing a career in the area of dental health, and the ability to maintain the highest standards of hygiene and sanitation and OH&S.  You will need to be comfortable working alongside the dentists while they are performing procedures.

You will require sound organisational skills and a high level of motivation to successfully complete the practical and theory based components of your traineeship.

Training Requirements

As part of this Traineeship, you will undertake Certificate III Dental Assisting. Commitment to completing the on and off the job training requirements of a Traineeship is necessary.

What you will be provided

Throughout the duration of this Traineeship, you will be provided with ongoing support by your Consultant at Kestrel which will include career advice, pay enquiries, performance appraisals, etc.  

This is an entry level position and applicable award wages will apply.

To apply, click "Apply Now" at the top of the page, referencing Job ID: 2431. Alternatively, please email your application to [email protected]

JOB ID: 2431

Kestrel is an equal opportunity employer