The Role

See below the vacancy and the responsibilities as well as the key skills required for the role.



Dental Assistant

Heidelberg West

Heidelberg, Australia

Reference: 5707294

  • Well established and accredited practice with the latest technology and equipment
  • Great career development opportunities
  • Casual position
  • Available to work 5 days per week

Banyule Community Health is looking to recruit a casual highly motivated, confident and experience Dental Assistant able to deliver Dental assisting which encompasses chair side assistance, sterilization room duties, client support and administrative duties.

This is a great opportunity to work in a professional and supportive team-based environment alongside other experienced Dental Professionals and be part of the new Smile Squad initiative of Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) to provide free dental care to all public primary and secondary schools

Your motivation, interpersonal skills and experience as a Dental Assistant will see you excel in this role as you:

  • Provide dental administration and clinical services as required
  • Client collection and preparation for treatment
  • Reprocessing of reusable instruments - Sterilization processes
  • Maintaining clinical environment according to infection control standards
  • Provide administrative support

What you will need:

  • Relevant qualifications and experience in dental assisting, sterilisation and clerical duties
  • Certificate lll in Dental Assisting and titanium knowledge (preferred)

About us

Banyule Community Health sits in the heart of West Heidelberg. The dental service comprises a modern 9 chair clinic and provides dental training in collaboration with Melbourne University via a dedicated student chair.

The Dental Team is friendly, professional and is supported by a large, dedicated reception and latest technology. The service has been fully accredited for many years. Alongside the dental service runs a comprehensive range of allied health services, counselling services, medical services and community health and wellbeing activities.

For enquiries, please call Mare Marinelli on (03) 9450 2076

Banyule Community Health is an equal opportunity employer and are committed to ensuring recruitment processes are fair to all candidates.

To apply, please send CV and cover letter (address key selection criteria in your cover letter) to Mare Marinelli



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    Banyule Community Health employs over 200 workers, working alongside volunteers and students who are building their capacity to qualify as Health and Community Services support workers and service providers.

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