The DCR team are seeking applications from dental candidates who have current specialist dental assisting experience working within either, Periodontics, Orthodontics and Oral Maxillofacial Surgery practices.
Our Periodontist client, is a professional and supportive specialist practice located in the Gold Coast area who are seeking a highly motivated, confident and patient focused specialist dental assistant with current and up-to-date dental assisting skills and knowledge. You will be seeking stability and engage patients with your smile and warmth whilst working. Previous experience with Periodontics charting and terminology is necessary to undertake and apply for this role.
OTHER ATTRIBUTES YOU MAY HOLD:
Excellent dental assisting/chairside skills and the ability to undertake all sterilization duties as required, excellent periodontics dental charting and computer skills; up-to-date infection control experience and knowledge; can accompany the dentist and travel Interstate once a month; hold excellent communication skills and attention to detail; be well-spoken and well-presented and most of all be a talented team player and have exceptional patient focus and care.
Our Specialist Orthodontics client is searching for an exceptional person to join a vibrant Orthodontic practice on Brisbane’s Northside. Do you have a vibrant and engaging personality! Do you love to develop strong relationships with you team and patients alike? Do you describe yourself as “switched on” and able to show initiative and work well within a team as well as hold the further skills below?
YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE AS A DENTAL ASSISTANT/ORTHODONTIC ASSISTANT
Experience working in a Private Dental or Orthodontic Practice for a minimum of 2 years; Cert III in Dental Assisting is highly regarded; experience with Orthodontics is highly desirable; have a thorough understating of infection control procedures; a strong focus on developing and maintain relationships with patients; treatment co-ordination experience and an interest in invisible orthodontic practices.
Our Oral Surgery clients are searching for experienced clinical dental assistants to join their great teams. The Oral Surgeon Dental Assistant works chair side as the dentist examines and treats patients. Part of your role is to be able to ensure your patients are as comfortable as possible in the dental chair, prepare them for treatment, obtain their dental records and instruct patients on postoperative and general oral health care.
FURTHER TO YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE AS A CLINICAL DENTAL ASSISTANT
You will assist the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures. Set up and wipe over of surgery pre-and post-treatment; take, develop and mount dental radiographs (x-rays) as and if required; manage infection control – prepare and sterilise instruments and equipment; provide patients with instructions for oral care following all surgery treatment procedures and perform various office tasks as necessary.
Interested in these roles? If so, please apply now and email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Marita on 0439 024 878 for more information and a confidential chat.