Our Purpose: Why we do it
When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.
The Team: What we do
The Hospital Dental Service, located within Christchurch Outpatients, provides specialist dental care across dental services including Special Care Dentistry, Pedodontics, Prosthodontics, Orthodontics and Oral Medicine. We provide quality services that are integral to ensuring the health and wellbeing of our community.
We are a large team of oral health care provider including dental specialists, dental officers, hours officers and clinical dental technicians. Crucial to our service provision is the work of approximately 20 dedicated and enthusiastic Dental Assistants. We’re looking for an experienced Dental Assistant to join us as our Team Leader – Dental Assistant, motivating and fostering the development of these staff members. This opportunity will see you working across a number of specialty areas and utilising your existing supervisory and customer care skills.
The days and hours associated with this position are Monday – Friday, approximately 0815 – 1715.
The Role: Where you fit in
In this role, you will be responsible for the following:
Your skills will include the following:
Our Culture: What matters to us
Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi
Putting people at the heart of all we do
Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.
Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story
Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.
If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.
If you are interested in this role please apply directly on our career site. Please note only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted.
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