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Dental Assistant / Receptionist | Riken Dental Group

Adelaide, Australia

Posted 30/05/2024 Job Number 36065 Work type Full Time Posting End Date 25/07/2024

A career with us at Riken Dental Group is more than just a job. It's an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of our customers and community. Our purpose, helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives, is what inspires us. It's a promise to our customers to change lives for the better. Our people are at the heart of this.

We are looking for a Full Time Dental Assistant/Receptionist who is passionate, dedicated and customer centric. We are a solid, stable team looking for an experienced dental assistant who’s happy to assist in reception when required as we prepare for a significant growth in customer volumes. 

This role is a 12-month contract - 4 day compressed week! 

No weekends or late night, hello work life balance!!

Someone passionate who thrives on patient care

Dental Experience is preferred for the role

No 2 days are the same, we are fast paced practice with new challenges every day!

There’s nothing like showing up to work and feeling at home. That’s why the practice puts so much effort into creating a truly supportive work environment. What’s more, if you have the ambition and the potential, we’ll give you the opportunity to progress within Dental Assisting or across a variety of other roles such as practice manager, via our Future Leaders Program.

The Heart of the Role:

  • Develop and maintain positive relationships by providing excellent customer service to our patients
  • Prepare patients & facilities for dental treatment
  • Deliver quality chairside assistance to our Dentists
  • Provide instrument sterilisation and infection control solutions
  • Maintain and implement infection control standards and procedures
  • Patient care from entry to the surgery and recall management

What you'll bring:

  • Ability to keep calm and professional in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in Dental Assisting preferred but not essential
  • Previous administration or reception experience is desired – dual role
  • Passionate about customer service and patient care
  • Organised with attention to detail
  • A proven track record of punctuality and reliability
  • Ability to build rapport with patients, in a cheerful, light-hearted manner
  • ‘Can do’ attitude

Benefits of joining Riken Dental Group: 

  • Competitive salary + Bupa benefits including significant product and service discounts
  • Comprehensive training and ongoing development - we say it because we actually do it!
  • Internal career progression opportunities
  • Well designed and fitted out practices with the latest equipment/technology for great patient care and experience
  • Paid parental leave and Salary sacrifice options

How to apply:

If you are interested in this opportunity, click now, and 'Apply'. 

For more information about this role or other opportunities, please send an email to

For successful candidates, a Working with Children Check permit is required as part of our mandatory background check screening process.


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