Oral Health Therapist or Dental Hygienist - Legana Dental (Legana)

Legana Dental

Location: Northern Tasmania       Occupation: Dental, Other       Position Type: Full Time, Permanent      

Join the dynamic and rapidly expanding team at Legana Dental! They are currently seeking an Oral Health Therapist or Dental Hygienist who is passionate about providing exceptional dental care to their valued patients.

The Position

This is an exciting opportunity to advance your career and become part of a supportive and collaborative team dedicated to delivering high-quality dental care. In this role you will have the primary responsibility of providing routine hygiene treatment to adult patients of the practice. You should have a keen interest in hygiene and be knowledgeable in the latest hygiene techniques and practices. Excellent communication skills and a friendly, caring demeanor are essential for building strong relationships with patients and promoting good oral health habits.

The ideal candidate should have the following:

  • Unrestricted registration with AHPRA
  • At least 3 years of clinical experience in either private or public sector
  • Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Availability to work 4-5 days per week
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team
  • Flexibility to adapt to Practice Policies and Procedures
  • Willingness to perform routine hygiene treatment on adults if an OHT
  • Availability to start in August 2023

The Organisation

Legana Dental, owned and operated by Dr. Eben Lourens and Dr. Theo Nel since July 2016, can be found in the stunning West Tamar Region, a mere 20-minute drive from Launceston City Centre in Tasmania. Legana Dental are committed to providing exceptional dental care to every patient, every day. Legana Dental believe that a positive work environment is key to providing exceptional dental care, which is why they pride themselves on fostering a culture of teamwork and positivity. The team consists of highly trained and skilled practitioners who utilise state-of-the-art technology in a modern and relaxed environment.

Their mission is to work together as a team to provide compassionate and complete oral care to every patient who walks through their doors. They prioritise educating patients on oral health and preventative care, making dental visits as comfortable and worry-free as possible, fostering a sense of team spirit between patients, staff, and community, and ensuring that every patient leaves their practice with a healthy, beautiful smile.

What's on offer?

  • Become a part of the growing and expanding team at Legana Dental as a full-time member, with plenty of appointments to keep you busy.
  • Work in a modern and updated space, equipped with the latest technology and amenities to provide high-quality care for patients.
  • Enjoy a newly constructed top floor with a laboratory and staff room, providing a comfortable and functional space for team members.
  • Receive a competitive salary or commission package.
  • Join a busy private practice with full-time hours and a positive work environment, supported by friendly and helpful colleagues.

Application Instructions

To apply for this position and become a part of the exceptional team at Legana Dental, interested candidates are encouraged to send their resume, along with a cover letter highlighting their experience and a minimum of two references to the Practice Manager, Rachel, at

Legana Dental welcomes you to explore their practice by visiting their website at

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Date advertised: Wednesday 5th April 2023
Northern Tasmania

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