JOB TITLE:                 Dental Assistant

STATUS:                     Full Time – Term to January 26, 2024

LOCATION:                  Pelican Narrows, SK

POSTED:                     Thursday, October 5, 2023

DEADLINE:                  Thursday, October 19, 2023



Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation Health Services is an incorporated non-profit First Nations health organization delivering health programs in the communities of Pelican Narrows, Deschambault Lake, Southend and Sturgeon Landing.  PBCN Health Services is committed to striving for excellence, innovation and strengthening community development in health delivery.


Position Overview

PBCN Health Services is hiring one (1) Dental Assistant.   Reporting directly to the Dental Therapist, the Dental Assistant is responsible for providing for the clerical/receptionist duties to the dental therapy program. The Dental Assistant is responsible for assisting the Dental Therapist as required and to assist in the school dental programs.



  • Administrative Duties
    • Answering calls, making appointments
    • Obtaining client information for the Client Dental Record forms
    • Assisting the Dental Therapists in chair side oral hygiene
    • Assisting in classroom and/or community presentations


  • Obtaining written consents from parents/guardians and keeping accurate client records.
  • Communicating effectively with teachers on an on-going basis
  • Preparing monthly reports
  • Essential Job Functions
    • Client appointment notifications
    • Maintaining strict confidentiality of all client information
    • Cleaning and sterilization of dental equipment and supplies
    • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Experience)

  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Fluent in Cree and English
  • Must be able to maintain confidential information
  • Must have interest and ability to participate in recreational activities
  • Excellent communication and public speaking skills
  • Computer skills and knowledge
  • Must have a valid Class 5 driver’s license;
  • Current Satisfactory Criminal Record Clearance & Vulnerable Sector Check;


Salary & Benefits

Salary:            As per Salary Grid (depending on Education & Experience)


How to Apply

Please send resumes and cover letters with professional references to:

Rose Michel, Health Director This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Angelique Canada Health Centre, Pelican Narrows, Saskatchewan

Telephone: (306) 632-2046   Fax: (306) 632-2141

* Only qualified individuals being considered will be contacted for an interview.