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Dental Assistant, Child and Adolescent Oral Health Service (VID: 5028)

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Location: Palmerston North Hospital
Service: Dental Services - School Dental Service
Position Type: Support Services
Appointment Type: Temporary/Part-time
Close Date: 24/11/2019

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We currently have a part time, temporary position available for a Dental Assistant to support service provision. This position will be based in Palmerston North and is temporary for eight months to cover leave without pay.
Hours of work will be 24 hours a week, working Wednesday to Friday.
We offer comprehensive training, mentoring and on-going support. If you have previous experience that’s great, but not essential if you are enthusiastic and willing to learn.
We’re a team, so the successful applicant/s will be working as part of the Child and Adolescent Oral Health Service MidCentral Health. We look forward to you joining us.
The successful applicant/s will require a full driver’s licence.
MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks. These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates. To find out more information about the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 click here

MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools.
Palmerston North is a major university city and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures. Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa.
For further information:
Human Resources
Private Bag 11036
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442

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