Dental Assistant Jobs Melbourne






Job Details

Hiring Organization
Post Name Dental Assistant
Qualification Any Graduate 
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time 
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary AUD 20 To AUD 25 Per Hour
Location Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000

Job Description

At HCF, our purpose is to bring our human touch to healthcare. Since 1932 we’ve been putting our members and their health first. As Australia’s largest not-for-profit health fund, we cover over 1.7 million members with health, life, travel, and pet insurance and our vision is to make healthcare understandable, affordable, high quality, and member-centric.

We want to be true health partners to our members, easily guiding the healthcare choices that are right for them. At HCF, our values are the way we do things and create the necessary culture to help us realize our purpose and deliver our 2025 Strategy. Living our values in action we step forward, walk in their shoes, stay human, make it better and get there together.

About the Role

As an experienced Dental Assistant, you will work closely with the clinicians by providing excellent chairside assistance and administrative support in our Dental Centre. With high-quality clinical care and the ability to build rapport with patients, you will contribute to the culture of the Dental Centre as an HCF brand advocate.


  • Provide chairside assistance to Dentists and Hygienists.
  • Instrument sterilisation.
  • Prepare rooms for treatments and surgeries.
  • Maintain a clean and healthy clinical environment.
  • Provide Reception and Administration support when required.

About You

  • Experience as a Dental Assistant in a busy private or public practice.
  • Ability to build rapport and put patients at ease.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • High attention to detail and time management.
  • Enjoy contributing to the team, and creating a positive work environment.
  • Certificate III in Dental Assisting is highly regarded.


Working in the health insurance industry, we know how important it is to prioritize the well-being of our own people. We want to provide you with the skills and tools you need to support your well-being journey so that you can be at your best.

We’re all about creating a fantastic people experience, guided by our values so that we can in turn better deliver for our members. We work with our people to create a work experience that is inclusive, supportive, safe, and respectful so we can do the best for our members.


  • Up to 50 % discount on health cover, pet & travel insurance.
  • Family & Friends day.
  • Organizational-wide Recognition & Rewards program.
  • Generous Parental Leave Scheme.
  • Health & Wellbeing Initiatives.

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