[Vacancy]: Dental Assistant Needed at EHA Clinics (Kano)

March 22, 2024

Job Description


  • To deliver exceptional dental care by bridging the gap between advanced dental services and our patients, through personalized treatment, innovative practices, and a commitment to excellence. Our mission is to enhance oral health and well-being for all individuals in any setting—whether in-clinic, at home, or via our cutting-edge online and mobile solutions. As an integral part of EHA Clinics, we strive to embody the clinic’s commitment to providing world-class healthcare, focusing on preventative care and the holistic well-being of our patients.”



  • Assist in the management of medical and dental emergencies Taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays) Collecting and recording patient’s medical and dental histories, vital signs, and treatment information
  • Provide patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures Participate in voluntary community health activities to promote, maintain, and restore health and prevent diseases
  • Prepare patients and dental rooms for dental procedures Ensure patients feel comfortable before, during, and after dental treatment
  • Fabricating temporary restorations and custom impressions from preliminary impressions


  • Assist the dental therapist and the dentist during their meetings with patients Performing aseptic procedures and helping in infection control by sterilizing and disinfecting instruments
  • Setting up for all dental procedures, preparing materials, and assisting in all dental procedures Maintaining dental equipment and supply inventory
  • Taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays) Provide patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures as directed by the dentist or dental therapist
  • Perform follow-up calls with patients


  • Perform other tasks appropriate to the post which may be allocated from time to time after prior discussion
  • Perform office management tasks that often require the use of a personal computer (scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, and billing)


  • A diploma in Dental Health Technician or Dental Surgery Technician is required Must be registered with the Dental Therapists Registration Board of Nigeria and registration must be up to date.


  • EHA Clinics is committed to fair and competitive compensation for its employees. We want our team members in all locations to feel valued for their unique skills, expertise, and talents and remunerated accordingly, so we can attract and retain the best and most passionate people.

Key Areas of Note 

  • Keep up to date with relevant medical research, technology, and evidence-based medical practice by attending continuing education courses and professional meetings, reading journals, etc.
  • Research unusual symptoms and treatment options, through consultation with physicians and other medical specialists.

Key Skills and Attributes

  • Hold Computer literacy
  • Excellent Communication and Customer Service
  • Caring, Compassionate, Dedicated and Professional
  • Working Under Pressure
  • Humane, Empathetic, and Supportive Bedside Manner
  • Leadership and Teamwork
  • Problem solving and Initiative
  • Time Management and Organization
  • Attention to Detail

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