Dental Surgery Assistant (Dental Nurse) at Smile 360 Dental Specialists

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 Dental Surgery Assistant (Dental Nurse)

Location: Ikoyi, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Essential Responsibilities

  • Helping with infection control by sterilizing and disinfecting instruments, setting up instrument trays, preparing materials, and assisting with dental procedures.
  • Assisting dentists in managing medical and dental emergencies when necessary
  • Giving patients information on dental hygiene, oral health care, and plaque control programs.
  • Preparing Patients for dental procedures.
  • Operate technical dental machines in the diagnosis and treatment of patients
  • Assist dentist in examining dental and oral health of patients
  • Assist dentist in attending to patients within the allocated time for waiting and treatment
  • Comply with all Practices’ policies and procedures on diagnosis, treatment, etc.
  • Input, update and keep accurate records of Patients’ dental structure.

Educational Qualification and Experience

  • National Diploma in Dental Health is required. Additional certification or training is an advantage
  • Minimum of 2 years post-College of Health Technology and progressive experience as an assistant within the private and public sectors. Experience working with public health and health systems is an advantage.

Person Specification:

  • Passionate
  • Problem solver
  • Focused and patient
  • Attentive to details
  • Ability to manage pressure
  • A team player


  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to perform basic dental procedures
  • Excellent customer service skills and communication skills
  • Communication – Actively listens and checks for understanding.
  • Team Player – The ability to work with others in a way that recognizes their contribution and strengths, and promotes collaborative working across different or cross-functional teams to achieve organizational objectives.

Application Deadline
19th September, 2022.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resumes to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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