Trainee or Qualified Dental Assistant Wanted

Established Castlemaine Dental Practice seeking enthusiastic individual to join our team as a trainee or qualified DA

Trainee or Qualified Dental Assistant

  • 38 hours per week, 9am-5:30pm Monday to Friday
  • Central location
  • Close to public transport
  • Friendly, highly motivated staff
  • As a trainee support will be given to study for Certificate III in Dental Assisting.

The dental assistant will report to the Practice Manager and will be responsible for clinical and some reception tasks, including:

  • Welcome patients
  • Prepare equipment and materials for dental treatments
  • Assist the dentist or oral health therapist during treatment procedures
  • Update patient records
  • Maintain high infection control protocols and prevent cross-contamination
  • Clean, package and process re-usable instruments for sterilization
  • Ensure workplace safety for patients and colleagues
  • Manage phone enquiries, schedule appointments and payment processing
  • Processing x-rays
  • E.T.C

Successful applicants must have

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail


Our practice is fully computerised using D4W software.

We are a patient focussed dental practice providing quality of care excellence.

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume to or call 03 54721377 for further information.

Applications close on Friday 31st March 2017 .