Dental Assistant Jobs

Registered Dental Assistant / Office Receptionist
We are a friendly general dental office with a full-time position available for a registered dental assistant/office receptionist.

Experience or education in dental assisting is required; however, the position will be predominately administrative. We are looking for someone who is computer savvy and a people person!

The hours are M 8AM -4PM, T 8AM - 4:30PM, W 8AM- 4:30PM, Th 11AM - 7PM, F 8AM - 2:30PM. We offer health benefits.

Please forward resumes to kwilliamsnl@outlook.com .

Registered Dental Assistant
Our office in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL is looking for a full-time Registered Dental Assistant! Are you a team player with a positive attitude? Are you a hard worker with a desire to improve upon your skills? Do you want to work in a fun and dynamic environment? If you answered yes, you are the type of candidate we are looking for!

We are a family-oriented practice with a talented team of dental professionals who put patients’ oral health first. We are looking for a certified Dental Assistant to join our family. New graduates are welcome and encouraged to apply!

Completion of a Dental Assistant Program
-Successfully completed a recognized dental hygiene program
-Ability to multi-task with excellent clinical and time management skills
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Additional Information
-No Travel
-Competitive Wages
-No Evenings or Weekends
-Optional Health Benefits Available

For more inquiries, please ask our team for more details or send resumes to: recruiting@smilesfirstcorp.com .

Registered Dental Assistant / Office Administrator
The Gathering Place’s mission is to provide critical, barrier-free, street level supports and healthcare for marginalized individuals through collaborative partnerships and engagement. As a non-profit, street level, community health centre, The Gathering Place provides primary health care along with our community partners, to thousands of people who are homeless or precariously housed, through health and social supports in an inclusive, low barrier setting. We are rooted in respect, the promotion of personal dignity, and care to all persons. The Gathering Place is an equal opportunity employer.
The Dental Assistant and Office administrator position is an integral member of The Gathering Place team and critical contact for assisting our Guests with access to the Dental Program through advocacy and navigation. This position coordinates with a range of team members who work collaboratively to assess, treat and support Guests.

Essential Duties and Primary Responsibilities
-Assist the dentist in delivery of care in the clinic
-Prepare dental treatment room to receive and treat patients
-Prepare post-procedure clinical notes and prepare future treatment plans in dental management computer system
-Monitor working order of dental room equipment and notifies the Outreach Committee of equipment malfunctions
-Prepare dental instruments for reprocessing
-Sterilize dental instruments according to Canadian Dental Association Guidelines
-Arrange and prepare dental treatment trays, equipment and materials
-Complete billings to MCP and other Insurance providers as appropriate.
-Maintain an inventory of dental supplies, instruments and equipment to specified level
-Book appointments for patients requiring treatment in the dental clinic
-Coordinate Volunteer Dentists, Hygienists & Dental Assistants
-Other related duties for the dental clinic as required
-If the needs of the clinic are reduced, there is an expectation to develop relationships with the Guests through a Guest Support role.
-Developing relationships is critical, helping Guests navigate the dental service and ensuring that there were Guests to be seen in the clinic.
-Build and maintain relationships with Guests, while maintaining clear and consistent boundaries
-Foster a safe, non-judgemental environment for Guests.
-Provide de-escalation skills and remain vigilant for behaviours or actions that could become a safety concern for Guests, Volunteers or staff
-Ability to work closely with team members and medical professionals and participate effectively as part of a larger multi-disciplinary primary care team
-Must be available for flexible hours including weekdays, evenings, weekends and holiday coverage when required.
-Responsible for the safe, effective and efficient delivery of services to TGP Guests.
-Application of organizational policies and processes pertaining to guest and workplace safety is expected.
-Other related duties for the Guest Support Worker Team as well as assist with special projects and data entry as required.
-This position reports to the Director of Guest Support & Empowerment, as well as to the NLDA.

Qualifications and Skills:
-Licensure through the Newfoundland Dental Board.
-Minimum of one year on the job experience
-Education in health/mental health care or related field is considered an asset
-Work experience working in a related environment is considered an asset
-Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to form relationships with marginalized persons
-Possess a strong understanding of harm reduction and the principles of person-centered care
-Sound judgement and good problem solving skills
-Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
-Demonstrate understanding and sensitivity to diversity issues
-Strong desire to help the most vulnerable in our society, as shown through previous experience
-Clear Record of Conduct and Vulnerable Sector Check

We believe that all employees should understand we exist to help those who need it most and that “kindness wanted” is more than just words, it is the foundation of who we are as an organization. As such, The Gathering Place looks to hire people who are qualified and social-minded.

To apply please send your resume to Amanda Squires at the NLDA by e-mail: amanda.nlda@nfld.net

Job Closing Date: Saturday, April 24th, 2021.

Dental Assistant required for busy dental office
Wade Abbott Dentistry has an immediate opening for a Dental Assistant - Chair Position. Come join our great team today. We are located in Mount Pearl in a beautiful clinic that is fully digitized and has modern equipment and technology. We strive in providing customer excellence with a team that is supportive, respectful, honest and inclusive.

The following is a list of tasks that are performed
- Serve as dentist’s chair-side assistant
- Prepare operatory for patient treatment
- Assist patients in resolving minor difficulties, answering questions and giving directions
- Expose and develop dental radiographs and performs independent procedures as directed by the dentist
- Maintain dental equipment and work areas in compliance with policies and procedures
- Maintain adequate operatory supplies
- Access and update patient charts/ treatment plans
- Assist with various clinical and administrative functions
- Sterilization responsibilities
- Perform other related and/or necessary tasks to achieve organization and programmatic goals and objectives

Must hold a Level II Dental Assistant licence. Comprehensive knowledge of dental assisting techniques and procedures for all phases of general dentistry. Must be a team player who responds to our dental patients in an empathetic and professional manner. New grads and experienced Dental Assistants are welcomed to apply. Employees must be available for evening shifts during the week, we are not open on Saturdays and Sundays. Competitive wages and group health insurance available. Only candidates that are qualified will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

https://wadeabbott.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=29&source=aWQ9Ng%3D%3D .

Dental Assistant Level II

West Coast Family Dental, Corner Brook, NL.
Our family-oriented modern dental practice is looking to hire a full time exceptional Dental Assistant Level II to join our growing team.

Help improve the lives of patients by providing excellent dental care!

Great job satisfaction, competitive pay and a fun atmosphere await this qualified individual…

We are looking for a hardworking, self-motivated, positive individual with computer skills, knowledge in dental software & a paperless atmosphere to join our team.

Candidate must be a Level II Dental Assistant, or eligible to achieve Level II prior to the agreed start date. Candidates who are interested in joining our team are asked to email their cover letter and resume to westcoastfd@gmail.com at their earliest convenience. No phone calls please.

Avalon Dental is looking for a full time, friendly and well-organized Dental Assistant.

This is a permanent full-time position. We offer a competitive salary and benefits.

Email you resume to officemanager@avalondental.ca .

Airport heights dental is looking for Full time fast paced , team oriented, friendly, registered dental assistant

Competetive wages and benefits. Experience an asset

Please send your resume to director@airportheightsdental.com .

Dental Assistant Required

Local Endodontist (St. John’s/Mount Pearl) requires a full-time Level II Dental Assistant.
Mon- Fri, No evenings or weekends.
Small office with minimal office turnover (last full-time hire was 6 years ago).

Please forward CV to: drmccarthy@bellaliant.com .

Certified Level II Dental Assistant.

Dental clinic centrally located in St. John’s is looking for a level II Dental Assistant.
This is a permanent full time position Monday to Friday.
Rate of pay between $15.00 to $18.00/ hour ( to be negotiated).

Please email resume to stevecook@ganderdental.com .

Seeking a Certified Level II Dental Assistant


All clinical chairside assisting duties including correct usage of suction, passing instruments and materials mixing techniques, and knowledge of instrumentation
Taking intraoral scans using the ITero scanner.
Taking impressions, polishing, placement and removal of rubber dams, application of topical materials, pit and fissure sealants and other clinical duties
Possesses knowledge and skills in advanced chairside assisting such as implants, oral surgery
Taking patients' digital x-rays and intraoral photos adequately and accurately
Serve as an infection control officer, prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment

Patient Relationships

Establishes strong patient relationships while maintaining ethical professional behavior
Delivers optimal levels of continuity between patient and service provider
Anticipates patient needs through chart review and observation, making patients feel comfortable
Demonstrates active listening and empathy toward patients using effective communication skills
Promotes comprehensive dentistry and active maintenance
Educates patients on their oral health needs


Cleans and prepares treatment room in accordance with infection control and practice protocols
Processes contaminated instruments and equipment
Maintains appropriate levels of supplies in treatment room, restocking supplies
Attends and actively participates in team meetings
Contributes to the team by working together as a cohesive unit
Actively and willingly offers assistance to other team members without being asked
Regularly presents process improvements to the Practice and seeks opportunities to make extra contributions to the overall benefit of the Practice
Maintains composure under pressure during times of change
Understands practice health and safety requirements
Performs front administrative duties as required.

Experience, knowledge of AbelDent/Dolphin software and Orthodontic Module an asset.

Candidates who are interested in joining our team are asked to email their cover letter and resume to recruiting@smilesfirstcorp.com at their earliest convenience.


Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Association
1 Centennial Street
Suite 102
Mount Pearl, NL
A1N 0C9
Phone: 709 579-2362
Fax: 709 579-1250
Email: nfdental@nfld.net