Dental Therapy Assistant- Newtown


The Bee Healthy Regional Dental Service provides dental services for children of the greater Wellington Region from Hub clinics and mobile examination vans.

We are seeking a Dental Therapy Assistant to join our Selby Hub Clinic in Newtown and work at schools on the mobile examination van.

Applicants must enjoy working with children and have a strong commitment to teamwork, customer and quality focus as you will be working with a Dental Therapist and liaising with patients, caregivers and school staff. 

This is a permanent part-time position 4 days per week, with hours of work 8.00 to 4.30pm.


  • full chair side dental assisting
  • sterilisation of equipment 
  • administration duties

Applicants must have good computer skills and have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office. You will also be required to hold a full Drivers Licence as dental staff may be required to drive mobile examination vans. 

Dental experience is an advantage but not essential as on the job training will be given


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym. 


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website: Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 8111436-18 and job title in the subject line.

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 8111436-18

Location: Wellington, Wellington Region

Closing Date: Friday, 25 January 2019