South West - Margaret River

Vacancy Number: 1691

Dental Hygienist

About the Role
  • Seeking an experienced Dental Hygenist, to join our busy practice in the beautiful Margaret River region. Situated a short 3 hour drive in the South West, enjoy Margaret River's world renowned wineries, forrests and beautiful beaches on your doorstep.
    Under the supervision of our dentist you will work alongside one other experienced dental hygenist and be responsible for the day-to-day provision of quality oral hygiene advice and dental hygiene services to patients in accordance with industry standards. You will also assist with sterilisation and infection control procedures.
Experience & Skills
  • Current unconditional and unrestricted APHRA registration as a Dental Hygienist
  • Minimum of 12 months Dental Hygienist experience (preferrable, but not mandatory)
  • Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation and externally with other health care professionals
  • 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
  • A passion for improving the Oral Health in regional community
  • Demonstrated patient focused approach in service provision with genuine empathy and interest in their needs
  • Ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work cooperatively and independently
What's on Offer
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Full time position with all statutory leave entitlements
  • Immediate start available
  • Mentoring by an experienced Dental Hygenist and team of dentists
Practice Type Private Practice
Full Time / Part Time Full time
Map of South West

South West

The South West region of Western Australia offers great diversity, with beautiful coastal environments adjacent to ancient forests.

The South West region includes the major cities of Mandurah (population 67,000), Bunbury (population 60,000) and Busselton (population 31,000), with other towns including Collie, Manjimup, Harvey, Bridgetown and the well-known wine-growing centre of Margaret River.

The region is well-serviced by doctors and specialists and includes the major health centres in Mandurah (Peel Health Campus) and Bunbury (South West Health Campus). 
 
The South West is popular as a holiday destination with coastal town populations swelling over the summer holiday periods and the inland areas being popular camping and adventure activity destinations.