Dental Clinic Assistant - Bunbury

  • The University of Western Australia
  • Australia, WA
  • Oct 16, 2020

Job Description:

The Oral Health Centre of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About the team

The Oral Health Centre is part of the School of Dentistry delivering specialist treatment to eligible patients from the Department of Health and providing suitable patients to the dental students programme.

About the opportunity

The Oral Health Centre of Western Australia is a collaborative Centre and the primary focus for oral health education, research and specialist care delivery in Western Australia. The Centre will treat approximately 14,000 patients per annum and deliver several clinical and technical training programmes. At Level 4 the DCA will be assigned some leadership and coordination roles in their work area by their supervisor and would be an initial point of reference for Training DCA’s and Level 3 DCA’s seeking advice and assistance with work situations. Level 4 DCA’s will be able to train small groups and take a role of leadership or supervision in a student area.

To be considered for this role, you must demonstrate:

Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description. Please see the position description prior to applying: Position Description - Dental Clinic Assistant.pdf

Please note: evidence of a current First Aid Certificate and immunisation requirements as per the policy for UWA staff will need to be supplied prior to the commencement of employment.

Closing date: Thursday 29 October 2020

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

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