Dental Therapy Assistant - Porirua Dental Hub

Location: Bee Healthy Dental Hub - Porirua

Contract: Permanent - Full time

Hours: Monday to Friday - 8.00 am - 4.30 pm


The Bee Healthy Regional Dental Service provides dental services for children of the greater Wellington Region from school based clinics and mobiles. 


We are looking for an energetic part time Dental Assistant to join our Kapi Mana Team. This position is based in our Porirua Dental Hub.

You must enjoy working with children and have a strong commitment to teamwork, as well as being customer and quality focused. As an assistant you will be working with a Dental Therapist and liaising with patients, caregivers and school staff. 

Our position would suit an experienced Dental Therapy Assistant who lives in the Porirua area. Applicants must have good computer skills and have a working knowledge of Microsoft office. You will be required to hold a full drivers licence as dental assistants drive our mobile dental vans.

Hours of work are: Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 4.30 am.


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

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.


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply now and see a copy of the job description 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 113367-20 and job title in the subject line.

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 113367-20

Location: Porirua

Closing Date: Friday, 10 July 2020