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Work Type: Part-time, Permanent (16-24 hours p/w; Thr, Fri, most Sats)
Sector: Private
Town: Balclutha

The role

You'll play a vital part in assisting the dentists and our practice manager at our busy and growing dental clinic. You'll manage a variety of tasks, from making appointments to preparing clinic rooms and assisting the dentists chairside.

We are looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic person to work on a part-time basis (16-24 hours a week).

If you feel you’re up to the challenge, then we want to hear from you!

To be successful in this position, you will be:

  • a team player with strong people skills and able to work under fluctuating levels of pressure;
  • organised with demonstrated administrative skills;
  • a confident communicator and fluent in written and spoken English;
  • trustworthy, and able to build strong relationships with our customers;
  • confident using computers and basic software (e.g. Word);
  • willing to learn, listen, and reflect on feedback;
  • experienced working with families from diverse backgrounds;
  • experienced handling cash;
  • punctual and reliable work attendance;
  • a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident.

Prior dental assisting or receptionist experience would be an advantage, but full training will be provided.

We offer a supportive working environment, supervision, training and professional development opportunities.

Applications, including a CV and a Cover letter, can be emailed to Dean Alexander at or delivered to the dental clinic at 8 John Street, Balclutha.  

Interviews will take place in early April. Position start date would ideally be in May (or earlier) but is negotiable.

Applications close Friday 29th March 2019.

  • Classifications: Administration & Support Services
  • Company: John St Dental Centre
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Sector: Private
  • Town: Balclutha
  • Region: Balclutha
  • Country: New Zealand