Dental Hygienist

  • Company:
    AB Dental & Medical
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Dental

Our Client based at Holsworthy are looking for an experienced Dental Hygienist to work 1 day per week…

Dental HygienistHolsworthy

Our Client
based at Holsworthy are looking for an experienced Dental Hygienist to work 1
day per week on a permanent part time basis

About You

You are an
experienced Dental Hygienist with a professional and friendly manner who enjoys
interacting with patients and has an ability to put them at ease. Ensuring
compliance with all relevant standards and procedures, you take pride in
contributing to the cleanliness and effectiveness of a dental surgery
environment. You are a respectful and professional person who demonstrates
exceptional moral values in everything you do. You are passionate about
providing dental hygiene services and working as part of a multi-disciplinary
team to support delivery of the highest standard of care to patients.

About the
Role

Under the
supervision and prescription of the Dentist/Dental Specialist, you will be
responsible for the day-to-day provision of quality oral hygiene advice and
dental hygiene services to patients in accordance with Defence Policies and
Procedures. You will also assist with administrative tasks such as maintenance
of patient records as well as sterilisation and infection control procedures and
maintaining optimal hygiene of the surgery.

To be
successful in this role, you will have:

The highest
levels of personal integrity and ethical behaviour.

Current
unconditional and unrestricted registration as a Dental Hygienist or Oral
Therapist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Minimum of 3
years full-time (or part-time equivalent) adult Dental Hygienist experience
with at least 2 years full-time equivalent within the last 5 years.

Recent
participation in Continuous Professional Development (CPD) activities in
accordance with AHPRA.

Current
First Aid (HLTAID003) and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (HLTAID001)
certification.

The ability
to work independently as well as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support
the delivery of safe, efficient and high-quality care to patients within a
dental surgery.

Please note
that you must be an Australian Citizen in order to obtain the required Baseline
Security Clearance for this role.