An outpatient clinic based on Mombasa road and seek to hire an experienced dental assistant who will assist in treating problems with a patient’s teeth, gums, and related parts of the mouth. They will also provide advice and provide instruction on taking care of teeth and gums and on diet choices that affect oral health. The successful candidate should have with the ability to effectively add value to enabling good patient outcomes and shape best clinical and non-clinical practice.
Welcome patients in the dental treatment room
Prepare patients for dental treatments or checkups ensuring their comfort and providing any instructions
Prepare treatment room, select and set up instruments, equipment and material needed in the treatment area.
Sterilize dental instruments and equipment and placing them for easy access
Assisting the dentist during procedures, including passing instruments, getting supplies, and using the suction tube to keep the patient’s mouth dry
Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions to patients
Keep and maintain the dental room clean and well-stocked Schedule and follow up appointments
Ability to conduct minor dental procedures with instructions and consultations
Maintain accurate patient records and assist with payment procedures
Maintain patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.
Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies.
At least 2 years’ experience as Dental Assistant Relevant certificate.
Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods
Understanding of health & safety regulations
Good computer skills
Excellent communication and people skills
Attention to detail
Well-organized and reliable
How to Apply
Please only send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject (Dental Assistant) to [email protected] before 13th March 2020.
Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV. Only applicants meeting the criteria outlined above will be contacted.