Lumino The Dentists is New Zealand's largest dental healthcare provider with 120 practices across the country.
Our practice in Invercargill is looking for a Dental Assistant to join their teams on a casual basis.
As our Dental Assistant, you will fully support our clinicians to perform their role by assisting them during patient appointments.
You will also take full responsibility for instrument sterilisation and infection control. You might take off the reception desk and assist with patient recalls and appointment bookings as necessary.
You have the natural ability to make patients feel comfortable and at ease and you take the lead in customer relationship care.
You have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are well presented, flexible with your time and reliable.
You will have :
We're looking for someone eager to learn, and who loves to keep busy. An initiative is a must, as is the ability to keep calm in a busy practice.
This role will cover leave, sickness and the applicant may be called at short notice. The role is for a dental assistant, however, some light desk duties may be required, for example, answering the phone, taking payments and booking appointments.
We're hard working, and fun! Efficiency is key. Forward planning and a great attitude and a good sense of humor. We need someone who can work well with others, and is sympathetic and compassionate to the patients.
Previous experience as a DA is desirable.
If you feel you have the skills we are looking for to be successful in this position we look forward to receiving your application.
Please note : you must have the legal right to work in New Zealand to be eligible for this position.