Administration Support

Reference: 29963

Administration Support - Dental Services

The Community Dental Service (CDS) at Bendigo Health is seeking a full-time ongoing administration support person. CDS at Bendigo Health is a 31 chair facility providing dental care for members of the Bendigo and surrounding community. The Dental Service is primarily funded by Dental Health Services Victoria to provide both general and emergency oral health care within the scope of publicly funded dental services. CDS is also involved in preventative oral health initiatives including an active schools and early years outreach program.

The successful applicant will work as part of an innovative and supportive oral health team consisting of Dentists, Oral Health Therapists, Oral Health Educators, Dental Assistants, Prosthetists/Dental Technician and Administration staff. This position is required to provide high quality efficient and effective administration and reception support for the dental health service, with a strong orientation to customer service and actively contribute to quality improvement activities relevant to CDS.

The Integrated Care Services Division offers a diverse range of programs and services which provide high quality person centred care to patients, clients, residents and consumers throughout Bendigo and the Loddon Mallee Region. Services are provided in inpatient, outpatient, community and residential care settings including at the Bendigo Hospital site, a number of sites in Bendigo and across the Region and in client’s homes.

Our services include one of largest public community dental services in Victoria, allied health, a comprehensive palliative care service, rehabilitation and geriatric evaluation, residential care, community care packages, carer support services, community nursing, aged care assessment, transition care, residential in reach, hospital admission risk program, post-acute care, diabetes education, aboriginal services, health promotion, diversity and interpreting services, pastoral care and a large team of volunteers.

Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. Every Person. Every Time."

Bendigo Health, employs more than 4000 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment and accommodation)

  • Staff health and well being program

  • Employee assistance program

  • Free immunisations

  • Social club

  • Smoke free environment

Title: Administration Support

Department: Dental Services

Classification: HS1

Salary: $1,123.90/week

Hours: 80 per fortnight (with a rostered day off per month)

Status: Full time - Ongoing

For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.