Posting ID : A1068397399
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Healthcare
Dental Lead Assistant
Join a Top Notch Dental Team as a Lead Dental Assistant
Seeking a responsible, goal-oriented LEAD dental assistant. The ideal candidate will be a leader, proficient in patient management and promotion of our fast paced practice. This LEAD dental assistant position plays a critical role in efficiently managing tasks in this dental office to ensure the most organized, professional dental service is being provided. If you think you would fit well into this Lead Dental Assistant position and are looking for a rewarding career with a private general dental office, we'd love to hear from you. The position is 30-35 hours a week (3-4 days) and compensation is based upon experience.
We proudly invite you to come grow with us!
Dental Lead Assistant General Functions
The Dental Lead Assistant ensures fundamental systems and protocols remain in place within the dental office, allowing the doctor to focus on dentistry. The assistant will also maintain the office & tend to patient's special needs, assist in dental team development, help build positive relationships with the dentist and dental team members, manage schedules and assume a leadership role in motivating office team members and proactively seeking ways to improve the dental office.
Specific Job Requirements for Dental Lead Assistant
Minimum three years experience in a dental office setting as a lead assistant
Knowledge of dental insurance and explaining treatment plans a plus
Strong interpersonal, leadership, time management and relationship-building skills
Superior written and verbal communication skills
Must know how to pack cord, make temporaries, take alginate impressions, make bleach trays, in office whitening
Strong computer skills Dentrix G4, DEXIS, and experience ordering dental supplies
Current OSHA, CPR, and expanded duties dental/radiology certification certificates are required