Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan
Job type: Not provided
Organisation: Monash Health
Salary: Salary not specified
Occupation: Health and Allied Health
We are looking to engage a highly motivated Dental Assistant/Receptionist to join our team at our Dandenong Sites.
Gain satisfaction from the positive difference that our program makes
Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment
Full time, Permanent (Mon-Fri)
About Monash Health
Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.
About the Role
Reporting to the Team Coordinator, you will work closely with a committed and passionate team. You will be the first point of contact both over the phone and face to face with patients so your presentation and communication will be key to your success.
Your key responsibilities will include:
Provide chairside assistance
Maintain infection control standards
Managing appointments and systems
Scanning, filing and faxing confidential documents
Making appointments in person and over the phone
Facilitate patient flow by communicating with patients and clinical staff
Your skills and experience
To be considered for this important role you will ideally possess the following:
Certificate III in Dental Assisting (essential)
Certificate IV in Oral Health Promotion
good organisational skills and a positive, enthusiastic attitude towards work
a full understanding of infection control procedures and tracking systems
thorough and extensive knowledge of dental procedures
a friendly, outgoing and reliable demeanour
strong communication and relationship skills
well-developed clinical and administrative skills
Previous experience with Titanium software would be an advantage but is not mandatory.
What’s on offer
This role offers you the chance to make a real contribution to the dental care we provide to a broad range of clients across south-east Melbourne. As an important member of our committed team, we can offer you:
A comprehensive orientation program
Ongoing professional development as you increase your skills
The ability to access one day off per month
Salary packaging benefits that increase your take home pay
If you’re looking to progress your Dental Nursing career in an environment where you can make a real difference, send us your application today!
You’ll enjoy the variety that comes from working in this role with a range of team members. Monash Health positions us well to offer you the ability to access a wide range of opportunities and experiences as your skills and career progress. Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace
What You need to know
Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.
Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.
Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:
a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months
a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)
proof of immunisation.
A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.
As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.