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Dental Receptionist / Assistants

Advertiser: Browns Road DentalMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
15 Mar 2019
Auckland, Manukau & East Auckland
Work Type
Full Time
Healthcare & Medical, Dental

We are seeking experienced dental assistants / receptionist to join the team at our South Auckland Dental Centre. We are a busy, friendly suburban dental practice.

This position is full-time. There is the potential to have two part-time roles working 20 hours per week, however additional hours will be required at times, so flexibility is a must.

Duties in the practice include the ability to work in the front office, sterilization and assisting the dentists/hygienist in clinic. We are also looking for applicants with additional skills and attributes listed below.

Skills and Attributes:

  • At least 1-2 years dental assistant experience
  • Excellent communicator
  • Highly efficient and organized
  • Proficient with Microsoft Applications e.g. Word and Excel
  • Proficient with Exact Software
  • Team player
  • Work under pressure


  • Chair-side assist
  • Scheduling patient appointments
  • Overseeing a patient database
  • Patient confidentiality
  • Management of accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Liaise with patients, dentists and other dental specialists
  • Sterilization of instruments
  • Cross infection control
  • Cleaning
  • Organizing stock and orders

Please apply in writing with your CV and covering letter to

Closing date is 20th April 2019.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • Have you completed a qualification in dental assisting?
  • What's your expected hourly rate?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a dental receptionist?
  • Which of the following Microsoft Office products are you experienced with?

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