Current Clinical Roles

Dental Assistant Roles

Why Lumino at a glance

  • What we offer -  We offer a great range of benefits & bonus schemes. Supporting your development, enhancing your career and rewarding your success
  • Enjoy healthy books and strong existing patient flow
  • Flexible working hours. Choose lifestyle and your career
  • Join the largest dental network in New Zealand, with 88% brand awareness
  • Benefit from the latest technology and ongoing training
  • Develop your career with support, mentorship with personal development and progress plans
  • Our practices are busy practices with a great team environment - love where you work

Our Dental Assistants are the cornerstone of each of our practices. Acting as an ambassador of the patient experience, our patients will look to you for comfort and reassurance.

A typical day for our Dental Assistants includes setting up the surgery for each patient, and ensuring tools are sterilised and ready for the Dentist. You will work alongside the Dentist, assisting them with diverse and interesting procedures and communicating with the patient to ensure they are comfortable throughout the appointment.

If you have a warm and engaging personality and the ability to take initiative while work under pressure, you will thrive in this rewarding role.

Regardless of your background – you'll be given the tools, training and support to be successful as a Dental Assistant at Lumino.

Helping Kiwis love their smiles at Lumino The Dentists

Lumino is the largest dental network and leading provider of dentistry in the country, with 88% brand awareness we’re the number one choice of dentist throughout New Zealand. Being part of the largest network brings with it huge benefits from the latest technology, training, career progression, mentorship to busy practices and secure flexible working environments.

Nestled in communities, we pride ourselves on making a positive impact on the lives of our patients. If you’re looking for your next career move, you’ve found the right place. We have practices all over the country with opportunities that are just right for you. Whether you’re looking for a city-based role in the heart of one of New Zealand’s main centres or a role in small town with a tight knit community, we’ve got you covered.

Busy Practices. Great Teams - Love where you work

You will feel right at home in a close-knit team of committed professionals, focussed on improving the oral health of Kiwis. As a Dental Assistant, you’re a crucial part of the team and will help support our skilled team of clinicians. You'll be working alongside the Dentist, ensuring they have the right tools at the right time. Your role will encompass setting up the surgery and the cleaning & sterilisation of equipment to ensure infection control procedures are meticulously adhered to. In your role, you will assist dentists with diverse and interesting dental procedures during patient appointments.

Our aim is to deliver a superior patient experience for everyone who visits us. Our people are passionate about dentistry and the important part it plays in the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders. When a patient steps into our practices, we want to ensure they receive fantastic service, so we employ people who are excited about joining us on this journey.

Professional Development, Mentorship and Career Progression at Lumino

We make a point of growing and developing our teams and providing opportunities for you to advance your career within the Lumino Group. In our practices, we ensure you have the opportunity to learn from skilled clinicians and provide you with the guidance to grow within the practice or the group.