Dental Assistants - Casual

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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1658952
Closing Date: 30-Oct-2022
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Dental Assistant Aug 2022.pdf (PDF, 538KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Kellie Ringberg, Manager Oral Health Services
03 5152 0280

Position Details

Casual Opportunity

We are looking for qualified Dental Assistants interested in joining our dedicated and professional oral health team at BRHS in a casual role.

The Position:

In this role you will contribute to the provision of a high standard of dental care to eligible public patients by assisting in the day to day running of our busy dental practice including activities associated with sterilisation services, surgery, stock room management and oral health promotion. As a casual staff member you will provide support to the department to cover planned and unplanned absences of team members and enjoy the roster flexibility of a casual role.

The Department:

The Oral Health Clinic consists of a modern and well-equipped 6 chair surgery located within the Community Health Complex in Ross Street, Bairnsdale. The Clinic currently operates Monday to Friday during the hours of 8.00am –4.30pm and supports the Smile Squad program.

Key Requirements:

  • Completion of an accredited Dental Assisting course and previous work experience in a dental clinic
  • Proven communication and interpersonal skills of a high level
  • A good understanding of the dental public health system
  • Ability to follow detailed written and oral instruction well
  • Ability to function as an effective member of a team of professionals
  • A sound understanding of infection control processes

Why should you Apply?

  • Join a busy, progressive and leading regional health service 
  • Enjoy being part of a large organisation with a focus on patient centred care 
  • Further develop your skills and gain valuable experience in a professional environment
  • Enjoy organizational benefits including extensive salary packaging and a health and wellbeing program


Contact: Kellie Ringberg, Manager Oral Health Services on 03 5152 0280

No application closing date applies for this vacancy.  Applications will be reviewed upon receipt.

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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In accordance with recent Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of full COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.

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