Dental Assistant/Medical Receptionist

A great career option for someone wanting to be a part of FonoCare – our integrated model of care – as a Dental Assistant and Receptionist.

About the Role:

Our Henderson practice is seeking an experienced Dental Assistant to join our Team. There will be some front desk reception work as needed, and you will be required to help out at our other practices and the Fale Talanoa Contact Centre from time to time. This is a key position in The Fono’s FonoCare Integrated Model of Care within practices.  It will suit someone who wants a permanent full-time (40 hours per week) position and just loves the variety of working within The Fono family. 40 hours a week.  8.30am - 5.00pm Mon - Fri (some future extended hours are a possibility).

About You:

You will have:

  • Complete infection prevention and control
  • Great and prepare patients for treatment
  • Develop ex-rays
  • Mix materials for fillings
  • Clean and prepare instruments
  • Pass instruments and materials to the dentist
  • Follow up with patients where required
  • Perform reception and clerical duties where required
  • Knowledge of basic dentistry and hygiene.
  • Know dental material and vocab
  • Dental surgery procedures including the use of anaesthetics.
  • Dental Assistant Certificate is desirable.