Dental Assistant at Southern District Health Board (Invercargill/Dunedin), Otago
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Community Oral Health Service, Cromwell
- Fixed-term, full-time, (1.0 FTE), 40 hours per week
- Excellent team culture and support
- Enjoy employee benefits including health insurance discounts!
About the opportunity
We are looking for an experienced Dental Assistant to join us on a fixed-term basis, covering a period of parental-leave, until 10/03/2023. If you have been looking for a change of environment and a new opportunity to use your experience - then this is just what you have been waiting for!
You will be a people person who enjoys working with children, is culturally sensitive, and excellent customer service will come to you naturally.
In order to be successful in this position, you will also need to demonstrate the following:
- Previous experience as a Dental Assistant
- Pleasant telephone manner and strong administration skills
- Be self-motivated and have great organisational skills
- Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and sensitivity at all times
Flexibility is required to work between the hours of 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday, and at times be able to undertake clinics elsewhere within the Southern DHB.
About Southern DHB
Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide, and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community.
The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing, and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it's surfing, kayaking, or sailing; skiing, hunting, or fishing; theatre, live-music or art - there's literally something for everyone.
Closing date: Sunday, 22 May 2022.
Due to the fast-paced nature of the DHB, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.
For further information please contact Emily Atkinson, Recruitment Advisor - Planning, Funding and Population/Public Health Directorate, phone (03) 470 9176 or email: email@example.com
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the following:
- Occupational health assessment
- Police vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
- Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)
Covid vaccination requirements
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Southern DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated and have received a booster vaccine against COVID-19. You will need to provide proof of this to Occupational Health staff.
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/job-invite/15824/
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|Employer:||Southern District Health Board (Invercargill/Dunedin)|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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